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I used to say when I was working in the theater that if I ever had five seasons of a hit TV show I'd never have to worry about money and wouldn't have to do anything I didn't want to do . . . The 12 seasons on Law & Order
(1990) really made that possible.
Jesse L. Martin
performed the song "Razzle Dazzle" from the musical "Chicago" at the 2005 Tony Awards just as the "In Memoriam" section of the show was finishing. The last photo shown during the memorial was that of Orbach, who was both Martin's costar on Law & Order
(1990) and the first person to perform "Razzle Dazzle" in the original Broadway production of "Chicago".
Best known for his role as Detective Lennie Briscoe in Law & Order
(1990) (as well as several spin-offs)