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Confessions from 'The Killing''s Killer

Actress Jamie Anne Allman was revealed to be ''the killer''

After an excruciatingly long wait, fans of The Killing finally found out on June 17 who killed Rosie Larsen: Auntie Terry did it! To prepare for the second- season finale of the AMC drama, actress Jamie Anne Allman holed up at home and watched murder confessions she found on YouTube. ''I went deep in myself and thought how I would feel if I did something like that to someone I love,'' Allman tells EW. ''And I wasn't allowed to tell anybody.'' Remarkably, the actress didn't learn about her tragic (albeit unwitting) role in the murder until two hours before the table read. ''[Executive producer] Veena Sud called me. I thought I was in trouble,'' Allman recalls. ''She was like, 'Well, Terry, you're the killer.' I was in shock. And then I just started to cry. I felt like such a nerd! I felt so bad for Terry.'' With any luck, fans won't have to wait nearly as long to learn whether AMC will order a third season of the serialized drama — but Allman doesn't see any reason why they won't. (For now, the network isn't saying.) ''They have a whole other crime idea set up and in place,'' Allman says. ''It should be exciting. Mireille Enos [Sarah Linden] and Joel Kinnaman [Stephen Holder] are such an amazing pair. They have great chemistry.''

Originally posted Jun 22, 2012 Published in issue #1213 Jun 29, 2012 Order article reprints
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