Dennis Farina, who made a career of playing a police officer and detective on shows such as "Law & Order," "Crime Story," and "Miami Vice" died at the age of 69, according to his publicist per an Associated Press report.
BREAKING: Publicist: Actor Dennis Farina, police officer turned star of "Law & Order," has died at 69.— The Associated Press (@AP) July 22, 2013
Farina's first acting credit, according to IMDB, was in 1981's "Thief" starring James Caan and James Belushi. He followed it with 74 other projects, including a pair of episodes this year on Fox hit "New Girl."
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