For years until the time of his death, held the record for most musical stage performances of any living actor.
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[on working on Law & Order
(1990)] It's a lot more fun for actors to cry and rant and rave, or have a drug problem or a drinking problem. Once in a while I get jealous of people who get to do real histrionics. But that's all right. That stuff's only about awards. It's not about people watching. People are very loyal to our show and they want to see the case resolved in an hour.
Had read for the roles of Max Greevey and Phil Cerreta on Law & Order
(1990) before finally being cast as Det. Lennie Briscoe.
Best known for his role as Detective Lennie Briscoe in Law & Order
(1990) (as well as several spin-offs)