Dennis Farina was one of Hollywood's busiest actors and a familiar face to moviegoers and television viewers alike. Recently, he appeared in the feature films, "The Grand," a comedy about a Vegas poker tournament with Woody Harrelson, Cheryl Hines and Ray Romano; "Bottle Shock," also starring Alan Rickman...
“ February 29, 1944 "Pisces/Monkey" in Chicago, Illinois - July 22, 2013 (age 69) in Scottsdale, Arizona (pulmonary embolism)
Lt. Mike Torello (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Award-winning actor Tony Denison joined the cast of The Closer, starring Kyra Sedgwick, as Det. Andy Flynn in 2005, which quickly became TNT's # 1 Drama. Transitioning his role onto the spin-off series Major Crimes, Lt. Flynn is a consistent fan-favorite known for his antics opposite GW Bailey's Lt...
“ Anthony John Sarrero
September 20, 1949 "Virgo/Ox" in New York City
Ray Luca (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ John Louis Schiavone
November 8, 1940 "Scorpio/Dragon" - February 22, 2004 (age 63) in Chicago, Illinois
Pauli Taglia (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
A stage actor of great recognition, Stephen Lang has shaped a formidable career on and off the various stages of the United States and abroad. Though he is arguably most well-known for his acclaimed performance in James Cameron
, Lang began his career in theater. Broadway roles include his Tony-nominated performance as Lou in "The Speed of Darkness"...
“ July 11, 1952 "Cancer/Dragon" in New York City
Atty. David Abrams (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Connecticut-born actor Bill Smitrovich (on May 16, 1947) started his acting career rather late. A Masters degree holder from Smith College and a former acting teacher at the University of Massachusetts, the hefty actor earned his big break in an understudy role in the world premiere of Arthur Miller
's "The American Clock" at the Spoleto Festival...
“ William Stanley Smitrovich
May 16, 1947 "Taurus/Pig" in Bridgeport, Connecticut
Sgt. Danny Krychek (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
American actor Billy Campbell was born on July 7, 1959 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He came to prominence playing Luke Fuller on Dynasty
, the gay lover of character Steven Carrington, on what was then the top-rated TV show in America. He followed this up playing Detective Joey Indelli on Crime Story
“ July 7, 1959 "Cancer/Pig" in Charlottesville, Virginia
Det. Joey Indelli (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Det. Walter Clemmons (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Steven Ryan
June 19, 1947 "Gemini/Pig" in New York City - September 3, 2007 (age 60) in Duarte, California
Det. Nate Grossman (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Born in Bellaire, Ohio, in May, 1957, he was among the last graduating class of the Windsor Mountain School in Lennox, Massachusetts. Attended Marlboro College in Vermont. Performed in summer stock and regional theatres in Vermont, Michigan and West Virginia before settling in Chicago and joining The Remains ensemble...
“ Frank Theodore Levine
May 29, 1957 "Gemini/Rooster" in Bellaire, Ohio
Frank Holman (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Andrew Clay Silverstein
September 29, 1957 "Libra/Rooster" in Brooklyn, New York
Max Goldman (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
A veteran of nearly 100 films, Jon Polito is most recognized for his work with The Coen brothers, as well as his many television appearances as a series regular and guest star. Notable Motion Picture roles are in Millers Crossing, Barton Fink, The Man Who Wasn't There, The Crow, Blankman, and The Freshman with Marlon Brando...
“ John Polito
December 29, 1950 "Capricorn/Tiger" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Phil Bartoli (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Joseph Wiseman was born on May 15, 1918 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He came to Broadway in the 1930s, where he was critically hailed for performances in Shakespeare's "King Lear", Clifford Odets
' "Golden Boy" and Anton Chekhov
's "Uncle Vanya". Motion pictures in which Wiseman has been seen include Detective Story
“ May 15, 1918 "Taurus/Horse" in Montreal, Quebec, Canada - October 19, 2009 (age 91) in New York City
Manny Weisbord (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ November 25, 1958 "Sagittarius/Dog" in Pasadena, California
Julie Torello (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Jay Olcutt Sanders
April 16, 1953 "Aries/Snake" in Austin, Texas
Steve Kordo (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ May 21, 1957 "Gemini/Rooster" in Buffalo, New York
Cori Luca (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Ron Dean is a character actor with over thirty years of film and television roles to his credit. This multi-talented actor, with a "tough guy" demeanor, has masterfully played nasty villains to hard, authoritative individuals (often as cops and military officials). Ron Dean has played in several notable films with many of Hollywood's biggest names in the business...
“ Chief Kramer (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Ray Sharkey Jr.
November 14, 1952 "Scorpio/Dragon" in Brooklyn, New York - June 11, 1993 (age 40) in New York City (AIDS)
U.S. Atty. Harry Breitel (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Ms Charbonneau has been a professional actor for over twenty years. Patricia's training began with Fred Karamen from the acclaimed Neighborhood Playhouse in New York, as well as with Winn Handman of the American Place Theater. Ms Charbonneau has been seen in over thirty films and television series; she has worked with Oscar winning directors William Friedkin and Michael Mann...
“ April 19, 1959 "Aries/Pig" in Valley Stream, Long Island, New York
Inger Thorson (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Pam Grier was born in Winston-Salem, NC, one of four children of Gwendolyn Sylvia (Samuels), a nurse, and Clarence Ransom Grier Jr., an Air Force mechanic. Pam has been a major African-American star from the early 1970s. Her career started in 1971, when Roger Corman
of New World Pictures launched her with The Big Doll House
“ Pamela Suzette Grier
May 26, 1949 "Gemini/Ox" in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Suzanne Terry (1986-1988) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Ted Kehoe (1986-1987) ” - TheDeadGodfather
“ Michael Soren Madsen
September 25, 1957 "Libra/Rooster" in Chicago, Illinois
Johnny Fosse (1986) ” - TheDeadGodfather
His low-keyed intensity, deep-voiced somberness, pale skin, puffy-eyed baby face and crop of carrot-red hair are all obvious and intriguing trademarks of TV star David Caruso. A hugely popular item in the 1990s as a result of a smash crime series, he got way too caught up in all the hoopla surrounding him...
“ David Stephen Caruso
January 7, 1956 "Capricorn/Monkey" in Forest Hills, New York
Johnny O'Donnell (1986) ” - TheDeadGodfather
Son of a naval officer; born in Portsmouth, VA. Father of one daughter. Enjoys thrill sports, is an avid downhill skier.
“ William Hardy Russ IV
October 20, 1950 "Libra/Tiger" in Portsmouth, Virginia
Det. Wes Connelly (1986) ” - TheDeadGodfather
A student of London's International Film School, Michael Mann began his career in the late 70s, writing for TV shows like Starsky and Hutch
. He directed his first film, the award-winning prison drama The Jericho Mile
, in 1979. He followed that in 1981 with his first theatrical release, Thief
starring James Caan
as a safe-cracker who falls under the spell of the mob...
“ Michael Kenneth Mann
February 5, 1943 "Aquarius/Goat" in Chicago, Illinois
Executive Producer ” - TheDeadGodfather