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Southland: Bleed Out

Lydia is shook to the core when she investigates the death of a baby. Sammy gets called in for questioning over his spit with Tammi. Cooper seeks solace from Hicks after a difficult day but doesn't get anything. Ben and Brooke step things up a notch even though he continues to see Elena.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 5x6
Production Number: 3X7556
Airdate: Wednesday March 20th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (Super Channel 2) Mar 21, 2013
AU (Nine Network) Sep 08, 2013
UK (MORE4) Mar 20, 2014
NZ (ONE) Sep 02, 2014

Special Guest Stars
Anthony RuivivarAnthony Ruivivar
As Officer Henry "Hank" Lucero
Dorian MissickDorian Missick
As Detective Ruben Robinson
Gerald McRaneyGerald McRaney
As Detective Hicks (Special Appearance by)

Guest Stars
Annie MonroeAnnie Monroe
As Brooke Riley
Carmen CorralCarmen Corral
As Elena
Gloria GarayuaGloria Garayua
As Reya Suarez
Kimmy RobertsonKimmy Robertson
As Bondage Woman
Lisseth ChavezLisseth Chavez
As Carmen Martinez
Luis Jose LopezLuis Jose Lopez
As Mike Suarez

Co-Guest Stars
Javier Nunez (1)Javier Nunez (1)
As Moco
Luis MoncadaLuis Moncada
As Eddie
Matthew BeckMatthew Beck
As Russo (as Matt Beck)
Brent ChaseBrent Chase
As Lunatic
Bruce BeattyBruce Beatty
As McCabe
Jakob WedelJakob Wedel
As Boy on Bike
Jeffrey A. BakerJeffrey A. Baker
As Harry (as Jeffrey Baker)
Jessica RunckJessica Runck
As Good Samaritan
Kevin MukherjiKevin Mukherji
As Naveed Gupta
Maria RussellMaria Russell
As Vasquez
Mike HolleyMike Holley
As Murphy
Neil DaleNeil Dale
As Joe
Sean SpannSean Spann
As Bloody Man
Vick SabitjianVick Sabitjian
As Hotel Manager
Main Cast
C. Thomas HowellC. Thomas Howell
As Officer Billy "Dewey" Dudek
Michael CudlitzMichael Cudlitz
As John Cooper
Regina KingRegina King
As Det Lydia Adams
Shawn HatosyShawn Hatosy
As Sammy Bryant
Benjamin McKenzieBenjamin McKenzie
As Ben Sherman


The episode begins with Cooper and Lucero at a house with their guns drawn. They are asking someone to step out of the house. We see that the man who is hiding, emerges holding a knife. He is covered in blood. Cut to ten hours earlier, Christopher cries and Lydia wakes up from her sleep. Sherman is in shower and Brooke joins him. Sammy is being questioned by the officers from IA regarding the assault on Tammy. Sammy defends himself by saying that Tammy attacked him and so he had to take control of the situation. The officer tells him that Tammy’s boyfriend, Victor has a video that shows Sammy in uniform and losing control. They then question Sherman about the incident. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorAnn Biderman
Executive ProducerJohn Wells  |  Christopher Chulack  |  Jonathan Lisco
Co-Executive ProducerJon Paré  |  Aaron Rahsaan Thomas
Co-ProducerHeather Zuhlke
Associate ProducerMario Cortez  |  Tom Flores  |  Michael Haro
Production DesignerMaxine Shepard
EditorKevin D. Ross
CastingMelanie Burgess  |  John Levey
Unit Production ManagerPhillip M. Goldfarb
First Assistant DirectorMilos Milicevic
Second Assistant DirectorKatey Wheelhouse
Costume DesignerLyn Paolo
HairstylistYvette Shelton  |  Lisa Buford
Key GripMichel Barrere
Set DecoratorJoanne Baker
Location ManagerAlison Taylor (2)
Transportation CoordinatorVic Cuccia
Property MasterRick Kerns
Production Sound MixerGeorge Flores
Script SupervisorGena Bravos
Assistant EditorJohn M. Vitale
GafferDayton Nietert
Director of PhotographyDana Gonzales
Story EditorSara Gran  |  Chad Feehan
Stunt CoordinatorPeewee Piemonte
Executive Story EditorZack Whedon
Costume SupervisorPhilip Hayman
AssistantTheresa Griffin  |  Ahmet Elez
Makeup ArtistKim Collea  |  Carlton Coleman
Supervising Re-recording MixerMatt Vowles
End Credits ThemeMarty Davich
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