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Actors & actresses who've appeared in original Law & Order,Criminal Intent, and SVU
1. Matt Mulhern
Actor | Rescue Me
Matt Mulhern was trained as an actor by William Esper at Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, where he received a BFA in Acting. He was first in the original cast as Joseph Wykowski in Neil Simon's Tony Award winning "Biloxi Blues". From there, he went on to a film, TV, and theater ...
Actor | Caddyshack
Michael O'Keefe was born on April 24, 1955 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA as Raymond Peter O'Keefe Jr. He is an actor and director, known for Caddyshack (1980), Michael Clayton (2007) and The Pledge (2001). He has been married to Emily Donahoe since September 18, 2011. They have one child. He was ...
3. Lee Tergesen
Actor | Oz
He was born on July 8, 1965 in Ivoryton, Connecticut and is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. His brother, Chris Tergesen, is a music supervisor and music editor. Lee has been married three times and has been married to Yuko Otomo, an art therapist, since 2011. They have a ...
Has actually done four L&Os since he also appeared in L&O Los Angeles
5. Lynn Cohen
Actress | Munich
Lynn Cohen was born on August 10, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Lynn Harriette Kay. She was an actress, known for Munich (2005), The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) and The Cobbler (2014). She was married to Ronald Theodore Cohen and Gilbert Laman Frazen. She died on February 14, 2020 in...
Actress | Whatever Works
Jessica Hecht was born on June 28, 1965 in Princeton, New Jersey, USA as Jessica Anne Hecht. She is an actress, known for Whatever Works (2009), Friends (1994) and Stay (2005). She has been married to Adam Bernstein since July 2, 1995. They have two children.
8. Carlos Leon
Actor | The Big Lebowski
Born July 10, 1966. A resident of New York. Former celebrity personal trainer turned accomplished actor. Has also appeared on- and off-Broadway, including "Aunt Dan and Lemon". As of Summer, 2006 he can be seen nightly on Broadway in the Roundabout Theatre Company's production of "The Three Penny ...
Father of Madonna's daughter Lourdes
Actor | Fantastic Four
Born into a military family in Huntsville, Alabama -- his father was an army vet who had served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam, while his mother held a somewhat mysterious job in the Department of Defence -- Reg E. Cathey spent much of his early childhood living on a rural farmhouse in Germany....
10. Terry Serpico
Actor | Army Wives
Hey, it's that guy. The one that looks like a pissed off Anthony Michael Hall.
11. Mark Margolis
Actor | Pi
Mark Margolis is an American actor who is well-known for his collaborations with film director Darren Aronofsky, particularly Pi, Requiem for a Dream, Noah, Black Swan and The Fountain. He also acted in the hit Jim Carrey comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. He is married to Jacqueline Margolis since...
13. Philip Bosco
Actor | The Savages
Philip Michael Bosco was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, to Margaret Raymond (Thek), a policewoman, and Philip Lupo Bosco, a carnival worker. He was of Italian and German descent. Bosco graduated from Saint Peter's Prep School, 1948, and from the Catholic University of America, A.B. 1957. He ...
17. Peter McRobbie
Actor | The Visit
Peter McRobbie was born on January 31, 1943 in Hawick, Borders, Scotland. He is an actor, known for The Visit (2015), Lincoln (2012) and Brokeback Mountain (2005). He has been married to Charlotte Susan Bova since September 10, 1977. They have two children.
Has also done Law & Order: Trial by Jury
20. Paul Calderon
Actor | Four Rooms
Paul Calderon was born in 1959 in Puerto Rico. He is an actor and producer, known for Four Rooms (1995), Pulp Fiction (1994) and King of New York (1990). He has been married to Catherine E Salsich since 1986. They have two children.
Has also done L&O Trial by Jury
22. Donna Murphy
Actress | Tangled
A Tony and Emmy Award winner, Donna Murphy has forged a career of exceptional diversity, impressing both audiences and critics with her depth and skill. This "seductive actress of major transformative powers" (NY Times) was named one of three "Legit Luminaries," alongside Joan Didion and Christine ...
23. Ned Eisenberg
Actor | Limitless
Born in New York, he attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in Manhattan where he studied acting, Ned Eisemberg is a character actor who is remembered for the role of the Italian gangster Fredo Strozzi in action film/western Last Man Standing (1996) with Bruce...
25. Nestor Serrano
Actor | The Day After Tomorrow
Nestor Serrano was born on November 5, 1955, in The Bronx, N.Y. He was born to father, Nestor Serrano and mother Regina Rosario who both arrived from Puerto Rico and consequently met in The Bronx. Nestor worked for The Bank of New York for two years as a computer operator from the age of eighteen ...
Has also done L&O Trial by Jury.
26. Stephen Lang
Actor | Avatar
Stephen Lang is a distinguished and award-winning actor who commands considerable respect, and is equally at home on the Broadway stage, on television, and in film.
Though he is arguably most well-known for his acclaimed performance in James Cameron's Avatar (2009), Lang began his career in theater....
27. James Naughton
Actor | The First Wives Club
Craggy Irish-American James Naughton, a handsome charmer and solid character lead of crime stories, is best-known for his strong, cynical work on the musical stage. He firmly moved into films and especially TV roles, however, thanks to his Tony Award-winning Broadway success. A post-war baby and ...
28. Ray Iannicelli
Actor | Joker
With a career that spans over 30 years, and a resume that reads like a book, chances are you have grown up with Ray Iannicelli in your household, and not even known it. His versatility in film, television, and on stage has left audiences alike captivated but also wondering where else do I recognize...
29. Bobby Cannavale
Actor | The Station Agent
In both career and in real life, Bobby Cannavale tends to choose the unconventional way of doing things. In the beginning, his decisions may have cost the dark, swarthily good-looking actor some acting roles and/or good-paying parts but, in the end, his strong work ethic and sense of self, despite ...
31. Tom O'Rourke
Actor | United 93
Thomas O'Rourke was a war baby, born in New York City in Greenwich Village. He was raised in Indiana,until his parents divorced and he returned to New York City's Upper Westside to live with his grandparents. He was ambitious and hardworking even at this young age. To help out with expenses, he ...
33. Mike Starr
Actor | Ed Wood
Mike Starr was born on July 29, 1950 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Michael Edward Starr. He is an actor and producer, known for Ed Wood (1994), Dumb and Dumber (1994) and Uncle Buck (1989). He has been married to Joanne since 1975. They have three children.
Often plays the heavy
34. Casey Siemaszko
Actor | Back to the Future
Casey Siemaszko is an extremely versatile American actor, known for his roles in the 1980s 'Brat Pack' films, although over the last three decades he has notched up an impressive 60-plus film and TV appearances.
Siemaszko was born in Chicago, Illinois, to a Polish father and a British mother. His ...
35. Frank Whaley
Actor | Broken Arrow
Frank Whaley is a critically acclaimed actor/writer/director. He is best known for the films Pulp Fiction (1994) and Swimming with Sharks (1994), and has worked with Oliver Stone multiple times. His feature directorial debut, Joe the King (1999), earned him the Waldo Salt Screenwriting prize at the...
36. Todd Stashwick
Actor | The Air I Breathe
Stashwick was born in Chicago and raised in the suburbs right outside of the city. As a child, he always loved making people laugh, and he aspired to one day perform at Chicago's famous The Second City. Soon after graduating from Illinois State University with a degree in Theatre, he began ...
Actor | Fair Game
James Joseph O'Neil made his Off-Broadway and AEA debut in Galt McDermott's "The Hired Man" at the 47th St. Theatre. He appeared on Broadway in "Present Laughter" with Victor Garber and Brooks Ashmanskas and Off-Broadway with Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling in Erica Schmidt's production of "A ...
39. Aasif Mandvi
Actor | Million Dollar Arm
Aasif Mandvi was born on March 5, 1966 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India as Aasif Mandviwala. He is an actor and producer, known for Million Dollar Arm (2014), Evil (2019) and The Proposal (2009). He has been married to Shaifali Puri since August 26, 2017.
Correspondent on The Daily Show with John Stewart
40. Michael Rispoli
Actor | The Rum Diary
Michael Rispoli was born on November 27, 1960 in Nyack, New York, USA as Michael Vincent Rispoli. He is an actor and writer, known for The Rum Diary (2011), Kick-Ass (2010) and Summer of Sam (1999). He has been married to Madeline Crawford since September 18, 1993. They have three children.
41. Alexandra Silber
Actress | 1408
Raised in Detroit, Michigan, by two loving parents, Alexandra attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Camp throughout her childhood, later enrolling in the Interlochen Arts Academy for most of her high school career. After graduating, she chose to hone her incredible acting skills at the Royal ...
42. José Zúñiga
Actor | Twilight
Born in Honduras, José moved to New York City at the age of 7. His first film was RIDING THE RAILS. Jose rode on freight trains and lived in homeless shelters during the 4 months of filming. When he returned to NYC his then agent secured him an audition for ALIVE directed by Frank Marshall.
43. Michael Gross
Actor | Family Ties
Michael Gross was born in 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, to Virginia Ruth (Cahill), a telephone operator, and William Oscar Gross, a tool designer. He was involved with a gang for a couple of years during high school before becoming a better student. He went on to be senior class president. Received an...
44. David Harbour
Actor | Hellboy
David Harbour is an American actor who has performed in film, television, and the theater.
He is known for his role as CIA agent Gregg Beam in Quantum of Solace (2008), Shep Campbell in Revolutionary Road (2008), Van Hauser in End of Watch (2012) and Dexter Tolliver in Suicide Squad (2016). He also ...
45. Susan Misner
Actress | Chicago
Susan Misner was born in Paterson, New Jersey in 1971. She grew up in Pompton Plains where she fell in love with dancing. Her love of the dance led her to New York City where she landed roles in Broadway plays such as Guys and Dolls, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To A Forum, How To Succeed in ...
48. Joey Auzenne
Actor | Wu-Tang: An American Saga
He grew up in Houston, went to college in New Orleans (it can be done) and now lives in New York City. As a kid, Joey began singing at church, school talent shows, and family functions. Never shy and always ready to "perform" for whoever would pay attention, he always wanted to be an actor. His dad...
54. Geoffrey Arend
Actor | (500) Days of Summer
Geoffrey Arend was born on February 28, 1978 in Manhattan, New York, USA as Geoffrey R. Arend. He is an actor and director, known for 500 Days of Summer (2009), Garden State (2004) and Super Troopers (2001). He has been married to Christina Hendricks since October 11, 2009.
The stoner guy from Super Troopers.
55. Dreama Walker
Actress | Compliance
Dreama Walker was born in Tampa, Florida. She graduated from Henry B. Plant High School in 2004 and, in 2006, made her debut on the screen. In 2012, Walker starred as "June", a small town girl with great ambition, on the ABC comedy series Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012), opposite ...
56. Tom Guiry
Actor | The Sandlot
Thomas Guiry was born October 12, 1981, in Trenton, New Jersey. His acting debut in a movie was in The Sandlot (1993), in 1993, when he was 11. This led to other films such as Lassie (1994), The Last Home Run (1996), Wrestling with Alligators (1998), Black Hawk Down (2001), and Justice (2003).
59. Tim Guinee
Actor | 99 Homes
Tim Guinee was born in Los Angeles, California. He is a middle child, with three brothers and two sisters. He was raised in Illinois and Texas. As a teenager, he attended the Houston High School for Performing Arts. He also started a theater company in Houston before moving to New York to study at ...
Has also done L&O Los Angeles
60. Chris McKinney
Actor | Elementary
Graduated from the drama division of The Juilliard School in 1994. At present working in theater and television, and appearing in network productions such as Law and Order, S.V.U., New York News (featuring Mary Tyler Moore), New York Undercover and The Dana Carvey Show.
Has appeared in various ...
61. Angela Bullock
Actress | Chronic
Angela Bullock received a 2014 NAACP Theater Award Nomination for Best Female Lead in a local Los Angeles area play. Born Angela Lorraine Bullock in Harlem New York to Paul Bullock, a city bus driver and passionate reader and Lenora Pittman Bullock, a hospital worker with a stunningly beautiful ...
Has also done L&O L.A.
62. Robert Hogan
Actor | Species II
Prolific American supporting actor, a reliable presence in numerous classic prime-time TV shows for over half a century. One of three siblings, Hogan served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Upon his demobilisation he studied engineering at New York University, but an aptitude test suggested ...
63. William Hill
Actor | Gran Torino
William Hill was born and raised in the North Ward of Newark, New Jersey. After doing Theatre in the NJ area, he trained as an actor with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City. In addition to film and television projects he has appeared on Broadway and...
Has also done L&O Trial by Jury
64. Joseph Siravo
Actor | The Report
Joseph Siravo was born on March 11, 1955 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Joseph Anthony Siravo. He was an actor and producer, known for The Report (2019), American Crime Story (2016) and The Sopranos (1999). He died on April 11, 2021 in the USA.
Has also done L&O Trial by Jury
65. Victor Slezak
Actor | Hell on Wheels
A staple of American stage, screen, and television for over 30 years, Victor Slezak hails from Youngstown, Ohio.
Victor's earliest influences in entertainment came through the screen of Jack and Sam's Warner Brothers Theater, where his mother was a box office girl. So, too, was the black and white ...
66. James Murtaugh
Actor | How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
James Murtaugh was born on October 28, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as James Francis Murtaugh. He is an actor, known for How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), The Howling (1981) and Everybody's Fine (2009). He has been married to Alice Heid since May 15, 1971. They have two children.
Oh yeah! That guy! The one that looks like Dick Cavett.
68. Henry Strozier
Actor | Thirteen Days
Henry Strozier is an actor/narrator who was a resident company member of eleven professional theatres around the country: The Asolo, Baltimore's Center Stage, The Barter Theater, The Loretto-Hilton, The Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, The Missouri Rep, The Milwaukee Rep, The American Players ...
Best know as one of the Ocean Spray Cranberry Juice cranberry farmers
69. John Heard
Actor | Big
John Heard was a very talented actor who established himself as a respected thespian in the late 1970s and early '80s, though he is perhaps better known for his turn as Peter McCallister, Kevin McCallister's (Macaulay Culkin) father in the Home Alone (1990) movies.
John was born in Washington, D.C.,...
70. Danny Johnson
Actor | Daredevil
Danny Johnson has proven to be a versatile actor with limitless range in a career spanning multiple decades in Film, Television, and the Broadway Stage. Feature films include: "Lazy Susan", (with Sean Hayes), "Villains" (with Bill Skarsgard), "Are You Happy Now" (with Josh Ruben) and the HBO Films ...
Has also done L&O Trial by Jury
71. Raymond J. Barry
Actor | Falling Down
Raymond J. Barry was born in New York, and attended Brown University, where he was a star athlete in football, basketball, and track. While there, he earned his degree in Philosophy and as a senior, was cast in the stage production of "Picnic," where he played a football player. He then entered the...
Maybe best know for playing Raylan's father Arlo on Justified.
72. Cathy Moriarty
Actress | Raging Bull
Bronx-born character actress Cathy Moriarty was just 18 years old, fresh out of high school and had no idea that her life was about to change. Joe Pesci discovered her competing in a bathing-beauty contest at a bar. He invited her to audition for the part of Vikki LaMotta, second wife to champion ...
73. Elizabeth Marvel
Actress | True Grit
Elizabeth Marvel was born on November 27, 1969 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Elizabeth Allen Marvel. She is an actress and director, known for True Grit (2010), Lincoln (2012) and Gifted (2017). She has been married to Bill Camp since September 4, 2004. They have one child.
74. Nancy Ticotin
Actress | Ransom
Sister of Rachel Ticotin from Total Recall
Actress | Duplicity
Kathleen Chalfant was born on January 14, 1945 in San Francisco, California, USA as Kathleen Ann Bishop. She is known for her work on Duplicity (2009), Junior (1994) and Old (2021). She has been married to Henry Chalfant since November 26, 1966. They have two children.
77. Bruce MacVittie
Actor | When They See Us
Bruce MacVittie was born in Providence, RI in 1956. He began acting in high school, attended Boston University, studied with Jerzy Grotowski in 1976 and moved to New York City to pursue a career in acting in 1979. He began his career at the Ensemble Studio Theatre in 1980 in Edward Allen Baker's "...
78. Remy Auberjonois
Producer | Blood Stripe
Remy Auberjonois was born as Remy-Luc Auberjonois. He is an actor and producer, known for Blood Stripe (2016), Fair Game (2010) and The International (2009). He has been married to Kate Nowlin since September 5, 2004.
Son of the famous Rene Auberjonois who played Father Mulcahy in MASH the movie, and was on such TV shows as Benson and Star Trek Deep Space 9
80. Caris Vujcec
Actress | Bull
Caris Vujcec is an award-winning American-born actress, writer, producer and director of Mediterranean descent. With a career spanning Broadway, television and original content creation, as a storyteller and filmmaker, she has a passion for narratives highlighting dynamic, powerful and vulnerable, ...
81. Shamika Cotton
Actress | Frank the Bastard
Shamika Cotton is one of Hollywood's brightest talents, with a burgeoning career in the areas of television, film and theatre. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she attended the renowned School for the Creative Performing Arts, whose alumni includes Sarah Jessica Parker and Rocky Carroll, as well as ...
82. Fisher Stevens
Actor | Short Circuit
Fisher Stevens moved from his native Chicago to New York at the age of 13 to pursue an acting career. He tried, unsuccessfully, to get any kind of job and was, he recalls, even rejected as extra for a Crest commercial.
When his acting teacher, Dan Fauci, lost the lease to his teaching studio, he ...
83. Andrew McCarthy
Director | Orange Is the New Black
Andrew McCarthy grew up in Westfield, New Jersey, until he was 15, when his family moved to Bernardsville. He attended the Pingry School, a prep school, where he performed in plays and musicals and played basketball. At 18, he went to New York University as a theatre major and wound up as the lead ...
84. Kelly Karbacz
Actress | Orange Is the New Black
Kelly Karbacz has been making a name for herself on the screen and on the stage over the past decade by taking on high-caliber roles and giving exceptional performances. Karbacz stars as inmate, Kasey Sankey, on Netflix's award-winning series, "Orange is the New Black." Introduced in season four, ...
85. Bill Irwin
Actor | Rachel Getting Married
Bill Irwin was born on April 11, 1950, in Santa Monica, California, to Elizabeth (Mills), a teacher, and Horace G. Irwin, an aerospace engineer. He is the oldest of three children, and is of English, Irish, and German descent. Irwin spent a year in Belfast, Northern Ireland, as an exchange student....
You may remember him as the guy in the top hat in the "Don't Worry Be Happy" video, alongside Bobby McFerrin and Robin Williams. Plays Olivia Benson's psychologist in SVU
86. Michael Aronov
Actor | The Drop
Nearly unrecognizable in his portrayals, Michael Aronov is a Tony Award winning actor that has made a name for himself by pushing the boundaries on stage and screen. In film he is most known for his role as Chovka, the Chechen warlord and head gangster opposite Tom Hardy and James Gandolfini in the...
87. René Ifrah
Actor | Nurse Jackie
Rene Ifrah grew up in Brooklyn, New York, where he was highly influenced by the multi-cultural surroundings of Sheepshead Bay/Gravesend/Brighton Beach's Italian/Jewish/Russian neighborhood.
The majority of Rene's formal acting training began at the Laguardia High School for the Performing Arts in ...
88. Brooke Smith
Actress | The Silence of the Lambs
Brooke Smith grew up in New York in the shadow of show business owing to the fact that she is the daughter of powerful publicist Lois Smith. After studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, her "first big thing" was playing Catherine Martin, the abducted young girl in The Silence of the ...
She played the young woman kept in the hole in Silence of the Lambs
89. Mike Pniewski
Actor | Hightown
Mike Pniewski was born on April 20, 1961 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Michael A. Pniewski. He is an actor and writer, known for Hightown (2020), Madam Secretary (2014) and The Good Fight (2017). He is married to Jaye Jackson-Pniewski. They have three children.
90. Jayne Houdyshell
Actress | Little Women
In addition to her other achievements, she must surely be noted for her work in the series "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" in her part as Judge Ruth Linden. Over several appearances as a judge in the New York Family Court she certainly conveyed lawyer-like rigidity and judgmental firmness, but ...
91. Liz Larsen
Actress | Madoff
Liz Larsen was born on January 16, 1959 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Elizabeth Bernadette Price Larsen. She is known for her work on Madoff (2016), One Percent More Humid (2017) and The Americans (2013). She has been married to Sal Viviano since May 29, 1994. They have two children.
97. Jenna Stern
Actress | 16 Blocks
Jenna Stern was born in Los Angeles, California, and is the daughter of British-born, Oscar-nominated actress Samantha Eggar and American producer Tom Stern. Her brother, Nicolas Stern, is a Producer for film and television and lives with his family in Los Angeles.
She graduated U.C. Berkeley in ...
Married to another member of the L&O trifecta Brennan Brown
98. Nick Chinlund
Actor | The Chronicles of Riddick
Nick Chinlund was born and raised in New York City. He left the city to play basketball at Brown University, but his hoops career was cut short when he suffered an injury during his freshman year. He stayed at Brown and took up acting classes, and realized it was his true calling. He graduated from...
99. Betty Gilpin
Actress | The Hunt
Betty Gilpin was born on July 21, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA as Elizabeth Folan Gilpin. She is an actress and producer, known for The Hunt (2020), Isn't It Romantic (2019) and The Tomorrow War (2021). She has been married to Cosmo Pfeil since August 6, 2016.
100. Chance Kelly
Actor | Generation Kill
Chance portrays Coach Mike Martz in the film American Underdog - The Kurt Warner Story (2022).
Chance has enjoyed a wide array of roles, noted for his character's intensity and presence. These characters include, among others: Cyrus Hunt on For Life (ABC), Vinny on Ray Donovan (Showtime), Randall ...