Born on October 20, 1935 in New York, New York
Jerry Orbach as "Det. Lennie Briscoe"
Filmed on location in New York, the drama showcases the sometimes-complex process of determining guilt or innocence, while lives hang in the balance. Often inspired by the latest headlines, the plots highlight legal, ethical or personal dilemmas to which people can relate.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series|
|Emmy (Primetime) (2000)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series|