24 fans, Kiefer Sutherland wants you to know he feels your pain!

The Fox drama finally returns this very Sunday, after the looonngest break ever, and Kiefer Sutherland himself took time out from the 24 premiere party to say he's very sorry and explain what took so darn frickin' long. Press play above to hear his message to you, and then click in to check out Carlos Bernard's explanation of Tony's shocking resurrection...