While attending Brooklyn College, he played Lenny in "Of Mice and Men", Everyman, in "Everyman", Eben in "Desire Under the Elms".
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It's less about the physical training, in the end, than it is about the mental preparation: boxing is a chess game. You have to be skilled enough and have trained hard enough to know how many different ways you can counterattack in any situation, at any moment.
Turned down the offer to play a character named Flinn on NYPD Blue
(1993). The character in question was later renamed Detective John Kelly, played by David Caruso
. Ironically, after Caruso's departure from the series in 1994, Smits accepted the role of Detective Bobby Simone (Detective Kelly's successor).