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Dick Wolf was born on December 20, 1946 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard A. Wolf. He is a writer and producer, known for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Law & Order (1990) and School Ties (1992). He has been married to Noelle Lippman since June 17, 2006. They have one child. He was previously married to Christine ... See full bio »

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 2015 Chicago Med (TV Series) (announced)
 2013-2015 Cold Justice (TV Series) (40 episodes)
- Smoking Gun (2015)
- Justice Served (2015)
- Trip to Nowhere (2015)
- Lying in Wait (2015)
- Devoted (2015)
  Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) (created by - 366 episodes, 1999 - 2015) (story by - 3 episodes, 2000 - 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 1999)
- Surrendering Noah (2015) ... (created by)
- Parents' Nightmare (2015) ... (created by)
- Perverted Justice (2015) ... (created by)
- Daydream Believer (2015) ... (created by)
- Granting Immunity (2015) ... (created by)
  Chicago P.D. (TV Series) (created by - 38 episodes, 2014 - 2015) (story by - 3 episodes, 2014 - 2015)
- Born Into Bad News (2015) ... (created by)
- Push the Pain Away (2015) ... (created by)
- There's My Girl (2015) ... (created by)
- The Number of Rats (2015) ... (created by)
- The Three Gs (2015) ... (created by)
 2013-2015 Chicago Fire (TV Series) (story by - 6 episodes)
- I Am the Apocalypse (2015) ... (story by)
- Forgive You Anything (2015) ... (story by)
- Nobody Touches Anything (2014) ... (story by)
- A Dark Day (2014) ... (story by)
- Let Her Go (2013) ... (story by)
 2009-2014 Law & Order: UK (TV Series) (47 episodes)
- Safe from Harm (2014)
- Flaw (2014)
- Dependent (2013)
- Mortal (2013)
- Fatherly Love (2013)
  Law & Order: LA (TV Series) (created by - 22 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (story by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Westwood (2011) ... (created by)
- Van Nuys (2011) ... (created by)
- El Sereno (2011) ... (created by)
- Carthay Circle (2011) ... (created by)
- Plummer Park (2011) ... (created by)
  Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) (created by - 195 episodes, 2001 - 2011) (story by - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2002)
- To the Boy in the Blue Knit Cap (2011) ... (created by)
- Icarus (2011) ... (created by)
- Cadaver (2011) ... (created by)
- Trophy Wine (2011) ... (created by)
- The Last Street in Manhattan (2011) ... (created by)
  Law & Order (TV Series) (created by - 456 episodes, 1990 - 2010) (story by - 10 episodes, 1990 - 2004) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Rubber Room (2010) ... (created by)
- Love Eternal (2010) ... (created by)
- Immortal (2010) ... (created by)
- The Taxman Cometh (2010) ... (created by)
- Crashers (2010) ... (created by)
  Paris Criminal Inquiries (TV Series) (4 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (idea - 6 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Un crime d'amour (2008)
- La grande vie (2008)
- Blessure secrète (2008) ... (writer)
- Trafics (2008)
- Rédemption (2008) ... (idea)
 2008 Law & Order Criminal Intent: Russia (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- Tanec kobry (Dance of the Cobra) (2008) ... (original story)
 2006 Conviction (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Hostage (2006)
- 180.80 (2006)
- Indiscretion (2006)
- Deliverance (2006)
- The Wall (2006)
  Law & Order: Trial by Jury (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (written by - 1 episode, 2005)
- Eros in the Upper Eighties (2006) ... (created by)
- Boys Will Be Boys (2005) ... (created by)
- Day (2005) ... (created by)
- Blue Wall (2005) ... (created by)
- The Line (2005) ... (created by)
 2003-2004 Dragnet (TV Series) (22 episodes)
- Riddance (2004)
- Killing Fields (2004)
- Retribution (2004)
- Frame of Mind (2004)
- Abduction (2004)
 2002 Crime & Punishment (TV Series documentary)
 2000-2001 Deadline (TV Series) (story - 4 episodes)
- Red Herring (2001) ... (story)
- Somebody's Fool (2001) ... (story)
- Don't I Know You? (2001) ... (story)
- Pilot (2000) ... (story - teleplay)
 2000 Arrest & Trial (TV Series documentary)
  New York Undercover (TV Series) (87 episodes, 1994 - 1999) (story - 2 episodes, 1994 - 1996)
- Catharsis (1999)
- The Troubles (1998)
- Going Native (1998)
 1998 Exiled (TV Movie) (character)
 1997 Players (TV Series)
 1997 Feds (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Smoking Gun (1997) ... (co- - creator)
- Somebody's Lyin (1997) ... (co-)
- Missing Pieces (1997) ... (co-)
- The War Against Crime (1997) ... (co-)
- Do No Harm (1997) ... (co-)
 1996 Swift Justice (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes)
- Stones (1996) ... (created by)
- The Haze (1996) ... (created by)
- Retribution (1996) ... (created by)
- Isaiah's Daughter (1996) ... (created by)
- Bad Medicine (1996) ... (created by)
  Mann & Machine (TV Series) (created by - 9 episodes, 1992) (story by - 1 episode, 1992)
- Cold, Cold Heart (1992) ... (created by)
- Billion Dollar Baby (1992) ... (created by)
- Truth or Consequences (1992) ... (created by)
- Mann's Fate (1992) ... (created by)
- Torch Song (1992) ... (created by)
 1990 Nasty Boys (TV Series) (created by - 3 episodes)
- Kill or Be Killed: Part 2 (1990) ... (created by)
- Kill or Be Killed: Part 1 (1990) ... (created by)
- Crossover (1990) ... (created by)
  H.E.L.P. (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1990) (writer - 1 episode, 1990)
- Undue Force (1990)
- Steam Heat (1990)
 1990 Christine Cromwell (TV Series) (created by - 1 episode)
- Only the Good Die Young (1990) ... (created by)
  Gideon Oliver (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1989) (written by - 1 episode, 1989)
- Kennonite (1989)
- Tongs (1989)
- Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989) ... (written by)
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (story - 12 episodes, 1986 - 1988) (teleplay - 5 episodes, 1986 - 1987) (excerpts - 1 episode, 1988)
- Deliver Us from Evil (1988) ... (story)
- A Bullet for Crockett (1988) ... (excerpts - uncredited) / (story)
- Blood & Roses (1988) ... (story)
- Badge of Dishonor (1988) ... (story)
- A Rock and a Hard Place (1988) ... (story)
  Hill Street Blues (TV Series) (teleplay by - 5 episodes, 1986) (story by - 3 episodes, 1986) (written by - 2 episodes, 1985)
- Jagga the Hunk (1986) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Iced Coffey (1986) ... (story by)
- Scales of Justice (1986) ... (teleplay by)
- Das Blues (1986) ... (teleplay by)
- Say It as It Plays (1986) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
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Alternate Names:

Richard A. Wolf | Richard Wolf

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

If you're going to the theater and the actor does not have a 'Law & Order' credit on the Playbill, it means he's just got off the bus [to New York], or is really a bad actor. See more »

Trivia:

Was a member of Zeta Psi fraternity while a student at the University of Pennsylvania. See more »

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Often uses guest appearances as springboards for actors into regular cast roles. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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