Before Lost: Michael Emerson's bizarre 1992 prison video

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Dec 14, 2012, 4:09 PM EST

We knew that the Lost gang had some pretty strange acting jobs on the road to the island, but this 1992 clip of Michael Emerson may be the weirdest one yet.

Warming Glow managed to dig up a training video for prison guards in which Emerson portrayed an uncharacteristically nice guy, Mr. Andrews, who tries to talk down a violent inmate named Higgins.

Not quite how Benjamin Linus would have handled it, since the last time he got near anyone in a cage we recall there were some electric shocks involved.

Check it out below!

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