“Prison Break” Star Has To Endure 5-Hour Tattoo Application Before Every Episode

Michael Scofield Tattoos

Michael Scofield’s tattoos, the protagonist of the series “Prison Break,” have to be re-attached to his body in every episode.

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The process is completed in parts with water-resistant adhesive after thoroughly cleaning areas of his skin with alcohol. Finally, the tattoos are reviewed and parts relevant to that episode are highlighted.

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How long does the process take? Between 4-5 hours to put them on, and about 45 minutes to remove.