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NYPD Blue Cast List

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NYPD Blue cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the NYPD Blue main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these NYPD Blue stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from NYPD Blue focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on NYPD Blue that are on here as well.

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    NYPD Blue, The Leftovers
    Amy Frederica Brenneman (born June 22, 1964) is an American actress, writer, and producer. Brenneman rose to prominence after her performance as Detective Janice Licalsi in the ABC police drama...  more
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    Ugly Betty, Devious Maids
    Ana Ortiz (born January 25, 1971) is an American actress and singer. Having pursued a career in ballet and singing from a young age, she eventually attended University of the Arts. Ortiz began her...  more
  • 3
    NYPD Blue, Babylon 5
    Rebecca Andrea Thompson (born January 6, 1960) is an American actress, known for her roles on the television series Falcon Crest, Babylon 5, JAG, 24, and NYPD Blue....  more
  • 4
    NYPD Blue, Public Morals
    William "Bill" Brochtrup Jr. (born March 7, 1963) is an American actor. He is known for his role playing PAA John Irvin, a gay police public assistant, on the ABC television drama NYPD Blue....  more
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    NYPD Blue, Golden Boy
    Bonnie Somerville (born February 24, 1974) is an American actress and singer. She has had roles in a number of movies and television series, most notably NYPD Blue, Grosse Pointe, Friends, The O.C.,...  more
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    NYPD Blue, The Heights
    Charlotte Ross (born January 21, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Eve Donovan on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives from 1987 to 1991 for the NBC Daytime programming...  more
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    Breaking Bad, Deadwood
    Anna Gunn (born August 11, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Skyler White on the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award for...  more
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    NYPD Blue, Suddenly Susan
    Currie Graham (born February 26, 1967) is a Canadian stage, film and television actor....  more
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    Anton Viktorovich Yelchin (Russian: Анто́н Ви́кторович Е́льчин, IPA: [ɐnˈton ˈjelʲtɕɪn]}; March 11, 1989 – June 19, 2016) was an American actor. He played Pavel Chekov in three Star Trek films: Star...  more
  • 10
    CSI: Miami, NYPD Blue
    David Stephen Caruso (born January 7, 1956) is an American actor and producer, best known for his roles as Detective John Kelly on the ABC crime drama NYPD Blue, and Lieutenant Horatio Caine on the...  more
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    NYPD Blue, Hill Street Blues
    Dennis Franz Schlachta (; born October 28, 1944), known professionally as Dennis Franz, is an American former actor best known for his role as NYPD Detective Andy Sipowicz in the ABC television...  more
  • 12
    NYPD Blue, Jericho
    Esai Manuel Morales, Jr. (born October 1, 1962) is an American actor. He played Bob Morales in the 1987 biopic La Bamba. He also appeared in the PBS drama American Family and in the Showtime series...  more
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    NYPD Blue, Hellcats
    Gail Ann O'Grady (born January 23, 1963), an American actress and producer, is best known for her roles on television. Her roles include Donna Abandando in the ABC police drama NYPD Blue, and Helen...  more
  • 14
    NYPD Blue, Small Sacrifices
    Gordon Clapp (born September 24, 1948) is an American actor, best known for portraying the role of Det. Greg Medavoy for all 12 seasons on the television series NYPD Blue, winning an Emmy Award in...  more
  • 15
    NYPD Blue, Ravenswood
    Henry Oswald Simmons, Jr. (born July 21, 1970) is an American actor. He is known for portraying NYPD Detective Baldwin Jones on the ABC police drama NYPD Blue, from 2000–2005, and as Agent Alphonso...  more
  • 16
    Murder One, The Agency
    Daniel Benzali (born January 20, 1950) is a Brazilian-American stage, television and film actor....  more
  • 17
    NYPD Blue, Freddie
    Jacqueline Danell Obradors (born October 6, 1966) is an American actress. She has appeared in films such as Six Days, Seven Nights (1998), Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999), Tortilla Soup (2001), A...  more
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    NYPD Blue, Detroit 1-8-7
    James McDaniel (born March 25, 1958 in Washington, D.C.) is an American stage, film and television actor. He is best known for playing Lt. Arthur Fancy on the television show NYPD Blue. He created...  more
  • 19
    Dexter, Sons of Anarchy
    Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an Emmy Award-winning, American actor best known for playing attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s...  more
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    CSI: Miami, NYPD Blue
    Kim Delaney (born November 29, 1961) is an American actress known for her starring role as Detective Diane Russell on the ABC drama television series NYPD Blue, for which she won an Emmy Award. Early...  more
  • 21
    Friends, Band of Brothers
    David Lawrence Schwimmer (born November 2, 1966) is an American actor, director, activist, and producer. Schwimmer began his acting career performing in school plays at Beverly Hills High School. In...  more
  • 22
    Saved by the Bell, NYPD Blue
    Mark-Paul Harry Gosselaar (born March 1, 1974) is an American actor. He is known for his television roles as Zack Morris in Saved by the Bell, Detective John Clark Jr. in NYPD Blue, and Peter Bash in...  more
  • 23
    NYPD Blue, Blue Bloods
    Nicholas Turturro (born January 29, 1962) is an American actor, known for his role as Sergeant Anthony Renzulli on the television series Blue Bloods and as Detective James Martinez on the television...  more
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    Will & Grace, Smash
    Debra Lynn Messing (born August 15, 1968) is an American actress. After graduating from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, Messing received short-lived roles on television series such as...  more
  • 25
    NYPD Blue, Hidden Palms
    Sharon Elizabeth Lawrence (born June 29, 1961) is an American actress, singer, and dancer. She is best known for the role of Sylvia Costas Sipowicz in the ABC drama series NYPD Blue. The role...  more