Detroit 187, Michael Imperioli

How does ABC's Detroit 1-8-7 differ from the other cop shows around?

"There's a lot of humor," star Michael Imperioli says. "It's very necessary because cops are very, very funny people."

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The new series follows homicide Detective Louis Fitch (Imperioli) and his team fighting crime on the streets of Detroit.

In this video, the Emmy-winning Sopranos alum talks about his new series and how the show has changed since the pilot.

Detroit 1-8-7 airs Tuesday at 10/9c on ABC.