Jason Dirden says it's good to be bad on 'Greenleaf'

Jason Dirden knows what it's like to be hated. For much of his career, the actor and Houston native has played basically good, hardworking and often complex guys trying to find their way. But on OWN's hit drama "Greenleaf," Dirden plays Pastor Basie Skanks, an unscrupulous man of the cloth who is set on doing what he can to unleash a wrath of revenge. He's the character fans love to hate. More  

Jason Dirden knows what it's like to be hated.

For much of his career, the actor and Houston native has played basically good, hardworking and often complex guys trying to find their way. But on OWN's hit drama "Greenleaf," Dirden plays Pastor Basie Skanks, an unscrupulous man of the cloth who is set on doing what he can to unleash a wrath of revenge.

He's the character fans love to hate.

More