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Dorothy Uhnak (1930–2006)

Born next to the 46th Precinct house in the Bronx, almost from birth Dorothy Uhnak (prounced YOU-nak) knew that she wanted to be a cop. As it was, she spent fourteen years (twelve as a detective) on the Metropolitan New York Transit Police before resigning to finish her education at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Manhattan. While there, ... See full bio »


(age 76) in Greenport, New York, USA

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Get Christie Love!
Law and Order
Law and Order Writer
The Bait
The Bait Writer


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 1989 False Witness (TV Movie) (novel)
 1987 Kojak: The Price of Justice (TV Movie) (novel "The Investigation")
 1976 Law and Order (TV Movie) (novel)
  Get Christie Love! (TV Series) (characters - 22 episodes, 1974 - 1975) (based on a novel by - 1 episode, 1974)
- I'm Your New Neighbor (1975) ... (characters)
- A Few Excess People (1975) ... (characters)
- A High Fashion Heist (1975) ... (characters)
- From Paris with Love (1975) ... (characters)
- The Big Rematch (1975) ... (characters)
 1973 The Bait (TV Movie) (novel)
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 1973 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
- Episode #12.154 (1973) ... Herself
- Episode #12.140 (1973) ... Herself
 1964-1973 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Herself - Writer / Herself - Crime Writer
- Episode #12.175 (1973) ... Herself - Writer
- Episode #3.102 (1964) ... Herself - Crime Writer

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On friendship: It's funny how your initial approach to a person can determine your feelings toward them, no matter what facts develop later on.

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