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Franz at a rehearsal for the 1994 Emmy Awards

Source: Wikipedia

Dennis Franz Schlachta (/frɑːnz/; born October 28, 1944) is an American actor best known for his role as Detective Andy Sipowicz in the ABC television series NYPD Blue.

Fact file

  • Born: Dennis Franz Schlachta October 28, 1944 (age 70) Maywood, Illinois, United States
  • Residence: Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1978–2005

Read more about Dennis Franz at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Variety, 2019-01-17 17:55:45
The “NYPD Blue” pilot at ABC has cast newcomer Fabien Frankel in the role of Theo Sipowicz, Variety has confirmed. Theo is the son of Andy Sipowicz, who was played in the original series by Dennis Franz. Like his father he is described as a hard-drinking, hard-headed, and quick-witted cop. ...

Video: Dennis Franz Helps Homeless Veterans In Honor Of Memorial Day
Access HW TV, 2012-05-22 19:06:14
As a Vietnam veteran, Dennis Franz knows first-hand what it’s like to return to the United States after war, so he is speaking out on behalf of veterans everywhere, especially homeless vets.

Video: Dennis Franz: Will He Ever Return To Acting?
Access HW TV, 2012-05-22 17:59:58
Dennis Franz has been out of the acting game for a while now, but would he ever consider giving it another go? Plus, he praises his former “NYPD Blue” co-star, Jimmy Smits.

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