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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. Those working with him on the innovative ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

CSI: Miami
CSI: Miami Horatio Caine
Session 9
Session 9 Phil
First Blood
First Blood Mitch
King of New York
King of New York Dennis Gilley


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 2005 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Horatio Caine
 2004 CSI: Miami (Video Game)
Lieutenant Horatio Caine (voice)
 2002 Black Point
John Hawkins
 2001 Session 9
 2000 Deadlocked (TV Movie)
Ned Stark
 2000 Swirlee (Short)
Mr. Softy's roommate
 1998 Body Count
 1997 Cold Around the Heart
Ned Tash
 1997 Gold Coast (TV Movie)
 1993 Judgment Day: The John List Story (TV Movie)
Police Chief Bob Richland
 1990 Rainbow Drive (TV Movie)
Larry Hammond
 1990 Parker Kane (TV Movie)
Joey Torregrossa
 1988 Twins
Al Greco
 1986-1988 Crime Story (TV Series)
Johnny O'Donnell / Johnny O'Donnel
- The Hearings (1988) ... Johnny O'Donnell (uncredited)
- Pilot (1986) ... Johnny O'Donnel
 1987 Into the Homeland (TV Movie)
 1987 China Girl
 1986 Blue City
Joey Rayford
 1984 Thief of Hearts
Buddy Calamara
 1984 The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (TV Mini-Series)
James Connolly
- Part 2 (1984) ... James Connolly
- Part 1 (1984) ... James Connolly
 1981-1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Shamrock / Tommy Mann
- Ba-Bing, Ba-Bing (1983) ... Shamrock
- Heat Rash (1982) ... Shamrock
- Personal Foul (1982) ... Shamrock
 1983 For Love and Honor (TV Movie)
 1983 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
- Commitments (1983) ... Bennett
 1983 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Russ Jennings
- Requiem for a Cop (1983) ... Russ Jennings (uncredited)
 1983 CHiPs (TV Series)
- Hot Date (1983) ... Charlie
 1982 First Blood
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman
Topper Daniels
 1981 Palmerstown, U.S.A. (TV Series)
- The Suitor (1981)
 1981 Crazy Times (TV Movie)
Bobby Shea
 1980 Getting Wasted
 1980 Falling in Love Again
Young Neighborhood Boy (uncredited)
 1980 Without Warning
 1976 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
- Episode #1.378 (1976) ... Bellboy (uncredited)
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Other Works:

(1970s) TV commercials: Maxwell House coffee (as stock boy). Also in commercials: Margaret Hamilton. See more »

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6 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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[on doing movies after NYPD Blue (1993)] It really comes down to the fact that, because I was perceived as a bad guy for leaving the show, I think people were rooting against the movies. That was really unfortunate. See more »


Has had more success as a television actor than a movie actor. He was a popular cast member of NYPD Blue (1993), then quit that show to become a movie actor. After a series of unsuccessful movies, he joined the cast of CSI: Miami (2002), which shot him back into stardom. See more »


Known for putting his sunglasses on while saying his famous one-liners on TV. See more »

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perhaps the worst actor mikey212
Are they his real eyes? rosie_the_pixie
Anbody else annoyed with this guy? ryan_begley09
What's The Main Reason... rich-944
He should give back his money. He is Awful bstrachan3
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