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6' 3" (1.91 m)
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I am a firm believer in education and have worked very hard to tell young Latinos that they must go to college and that, if possible, they should pursue an advanced degree. I am convinced that education is the great equalizer.
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