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Grimm Stars Remember Their 'Very Scary,' 'Vile,' 'Sensual' (?!) First Times

<H2><B>Silas Weir Mitchell</b></H2><P>
<H4><B>CHARACTER | Monroe, a Blutbad
<H4><B>BEASTLY BREAKOUT | "Pilot," Season 1</b></H4><P>
The first time Mitchell had to change from a meat-shunning clock enthusiast to a bloodthirsty wolf creature is imprinted in his mind, the actor says, "Because I was like, 'All right. We're shooting a pilot about people who are inside these people… and now things are just coming out? And I don't know what I'm doing.' It was very scary, just rolling with it." After positive -- though not entirely enlightening – feedback from those watching, Mitchell decided his wogue would look "something like a shifting. That's what it became. These things, you're just like, 'I think that is what it is.' And then they take, and they work."

You never forget your first time– especially if make-believe fur, claws and fangs are involved.

And that’s why the cast members of NBC’s Grimm had no trouble remembering what it felt like when they first …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

Grimm Preview: Criminals Trash Wesen Code, Ticking Off Monroe and Teeing Up a 'Witch Hunt'

GRIMM -- "Natural Born Wesen" Episode 214 -- Pictured: (l-r) Silas Weir Mitchell as Monroe, a Blutbad -- (Photo by: Scott Green/NBC)

The Wesen – or fairytale creatures of NBC’s Grimm – are a highly principled bunch. Yes, some of them are ruthless killers and others are cagey con artists, but all abide by a long-standing code of honor: Don’t reveal your true nature unless absolutely necessary.

A few Wesen flaunt that rule in this week’s episode …READ MORE

Five Scoops About Grimm's Sexy Winter Premiere

GRIMM -- "Face Off" Episode 213 -- Pictured: (l-r) David Giuntoli as Nick Burkhardt, Reggie Lee as Sgt. Wu, Sasha Roiz as Captain Renard -- (Photo by: Scott Green/NBC)

Once upon a time, NBC left Grimm fans with a huge cliffhanger and nearly four months to stew about it. (At least the network had the good grace to apologize in advance.) This Friday (9/8c), the mystical drama’s sophomore season finally continues with an episode that offers a huge payoff for the fairytale faithful. READ MORE

Exclusive Grimm Preview: Silas Weir Mitchell on Monroe as Nick's Secret Weapon

GRIMM -- "The Good Shepherd" Episode 205 -- Pictured: Silas Weir Mitchell as Monroe -- (Photo by: Scott Green/NBC)

When Nick needs someone to infiltrate a Wesen church on this week’s Grimm, he knows exactly where to turn first. After all, what’s the point of having a wolf on your team if you can’t throw him into the action every once in a while? READ MORE

Grimm News: Pilot Adds Prison Break Alum


Casting is looking very good for Grimm, now that Silas Weir Mitchell, whom Prison Break fans will remember as “Haywire,” has landed the second lead in the buzzy NBC pilot.

Created by David Greenwalt (Profit) and Jim Kouf (Angel), the project is described as a fantastical cop drama in which characters from Grimm’s Fairy Tales … READ MORE