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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There are no right and wrong ways to work in this business, but there are some basic common-sense practices. Work very, very hard and always be prepared; never give up; and once you get the job, give them more than they ever expected: - Shine!
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).
Often plays likeable, noble characters