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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 two children. He was previously married to Christine ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 15 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Law & Order
Law & Order Writer
(1990-2010)
School Ties
School Ties Writer
(1992)
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
(2001-2011)

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 2017 Chicago Justice (TV Series) (created by - 1 episode) (announced)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (created by)
 2015-2016 Chicago Med (TV Series) (created by - 19 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... (created by)
- Timing (2016) ... (created by)
- Withdrawal (2016) ... (created by)
- Disorder (2016) ... (created by)
- Inheritance (2016) ... (created by)
  Chicago P.D. (TV Series) (created by - 62 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (story by - 4 episodes, 2014 - 2016)
- Episode #4.1 (2016) ... (created by)
- Start Digging (2016) ... (created by)
- She's Got Us (2016) ... (created by)
- Justice (2016) ... (created by) / (story by)
- In a Duffel Bag (2016) ... (created by)
  Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) (created by - 389 episodes, 1999 - 2016) (story by - 3 episodes, 2000 - 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 1999)
- Heartfelt Passages (2016) ... (created by)
- Intersecting Lives (2016) ... (created by)
- Assaulting Reality (2016) ... (created by)
- Fashionable Crimes (2016) ... (created by)
- Sheltered Outcasts (2016) ... (created by)
 2015 Cold Justice: Sex Crimes (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes)
- Lost in the Footprints (2015) ... (created by)
- A Case Not Forgotten (2015) ... (created by)
- The Back Room (2015) ... (created by)
- A Serial Case (2015) ... (created by)
- The Darkest Night (2015) ... (created by)
 2013-2015 Cold Justice (TV Series) (created by - 49 episodes)
- In the Neighborhood Part 2 (2015) ... (created by)
- In the Neighborhood: Part 1 (2015) ... (created by)
- Justice Served (2015) ... (created by)
- Trajectory (2015) ... (created by)
- Up in Flames (Johnson County, IA) (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) (original series created by - 53 episodes)
- Repeat to Fade (2014) ... (original series created by)
- Hard Stop (2014) ... (original series created by)
- Bad Romance (2014) ... (original series created by)
- Customs (2014) ... (original series created by)
- Pride (2014) ... (original series created by)
  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 Investigations (TV Series) (creator - 10 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (idea - 6 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Un crime d'amour (2008) ... (creator)
- La grande vie (2008) ... (creator)
- Blessure secrète (2008) ... (writer)
- Trafics (2008) ... (creator)
- Rédemption (2008) ... (creator) / (idea)
 2008 Law & Order: Criminal Mind (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- Tanec kobry (Dance of the Cobra) (2008) ... (original story)
 2007 Law & Order: Division of Field Investigation (TV Series) (creator)
 2006 Conviction (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes)
- Hostage (2006) ... (created by)
- 180.80 (2006) ... (created by)
- Indiscretion (2006) ... (created by)
- Deliverance (2006) ... (created by)
- The Wall (2006) ... (created by)
  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)
 2002-2004 Crime & Punishment (TV Series documentary) (created by - 23 episodes)
- People vs. Joseph Villarino (2003) ... (created by)
- People vs. Bernard Cutts (2003) ... (created by)
- People vs. Delia Contreras (2003) ... (created by)
 2003 Dragnet (TV Series) (creator)
 2000-2001 Arrest & Trial (TV Series documentary) (created by - 16 episodes)
- Noriega (2001) ... (created by)
- Iceman: Mob Killer (2001) ... (created by)
- Spittin Bullets (2000) ... (created by)
- Tequilla Sunset (2000) ... (created by)
- Armando Garcia (2000) ... (created by)
  Deadline (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (story by - 4 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2000)
- Shock (2001) ... (created by)
- Red Herring (2001) ... (created by) / (story by)
- The First Commandment (2001) ... (created by)
- Just Lie Back (2001) ... (created by)
- The Undesirables (2001) ... (created by)
  New York Undercover (TV Series) (created by - 89 episodes, 1994 - 1999) (story by - 2 episodes, 1994 - 1996)
- Catharsis (1999) ... (created by)
- The Troubles (1998) ... (created by)
- Going Native (1998) ... (created by)
- Sign o' the Times (1998) ... (created by)
- The Unusual Suspects (1998) ... (created by)
 1998 Exiled (TV Movie) (character)
 1997-1998 Players (TV Series) (created by - 18 episodes)
- Con-Vivants (1998) ... (created by)
- Con-undrum (1998) ... (created by)
- Con-tamination (1998) ... (created by)
- Con-spiracy (1998) ... (created by)
- Con-strained (1998) ... (created by)
 1997 Feds (TV Series) (co-creator - 6 episodes)
- Smoking Gun (1997) ... (co-creator)
- Somebody's Lyin (1997) ... (co-creator)
- Missing Pieces (1997) ... (co-creator)
- The War Against Crime (1997) ... (co-creator)
- Do No Harm (1997) ... (co-creator)
 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)
  South Beach (TV Series) (created by - 7 episodes, 1993) (story by - 1 episode, 1993)
- School for Scandal (1993) ... (created by)
- I Witness (1993) ... (created by)
- Wild Thing (1993) ... (created by)
- Skin and bones (1993) ... (created by)
- Stake Out (1993) ... (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 - 13 episodes)
- Kill or Be Killed: Part 2 (1990) ... (created by)
- Kill or Be Killed (1990) ... (created by)
- Desert Run (1990) ... (created by)
- Crossover (1990) ... (created by)
- Home Again (1990) ... (created by)
  H.E.L.P. (TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes, 1990) (story by - 2 episodes, 1990)
- Undue Force (1990) ... (created by)
- To Everything, There Is a Season (1990) ... (created by)
- Steam Heat (1990) ... (created by)
- The Children's Hour (1990) ... (created by) / (story by)
- Are You There, Alpha Centauri? (1990) ... (created by)
 1989-1990 Christine Cromwell (TV Series) (created by - 4 episodes)
- Only the Good Die Young (1990) ... (created by)
- In Vino Veritas (1990) ... (created by)
- Easy Come, Easy Go (1989) ... (created by)
- Things That Go Bump in the Night (1989) ... (created by)
  Gideon Oliver (TV Series) (created by - 5 episodes, 1989) (written by - 1 episode, 1989)
- Kennonite (1989) ... (created by)
- By the Waters of Babylon (1989) ... (created by)
- The Last Plane from Coramaya (1989) ... (created by)
- Tongs (1989) ... (created by)
- Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989) ... (created by) / (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) (executive script consultant - 8 episodes, 1985) (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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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: Law & Order: Crime Scenes See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Richard A. Wolf | Richard Wolf

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

I've never understood the obsession with younger writers and dramas. Comedies I understand, but how do you write drama at 23; you haven't experienced anything. You know about 23-year-olds. It's kind of hard to write about 60 year old EADAs [Executive Assistant District Attorneys]. Only a couple of us are 60 years old so far, but there are not many 23-year-olds who can write about life-changing ... See more »

Trivia:

Has four children in all, three with his wife Christine Marburg, Elliot, Olivia and Serena, and one with Noelle Lippman, a newborn in 2007. See more »

Trademark:

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

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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