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Dennis Franz (born October 28, 1944) is an American actor best known for his role as Andy Sipowicz, a hard boiled police detective in the television series NYPD Blue. He previously appeared as Lt. Norman Buntz on Hill Street Blues, and earlier played Detective Benedetto, a corrupt cop also on HSB.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Dennis Franz (born October 28, 1944) is an American actor best known for his role as Andy Sipowicz, a hard boiled police detective in the television series NYPD Blue. He previously appeared as Lt. Norman Buntz on Hill Street Blues, and earlier played Detective Benedetto, a corrupt cop also on HSB.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 54

Birthday 1944-10-28

Place of Birth Maywood, Illinois, United States

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Ντέννις Φρανζ

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2004 The Tony Danza Show (1 episode)
2004 This Old Cub as Himself
2004 Alf's Hit Talk Show (1 episode)
2004 TV Revolution (2 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (1 episode)
2001 Good Day Live (1 episode)
2001 The Making of 'Dressed to Kill' as Himself
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2 episodes)
1998 City of Angels as Nathaniel Messinger
1997 The View (2 episodes)
1996 American Buffalo as Don 'Donny' Dubrow
1996 Mighty Ducks (26 episodes)
1996 Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off as Captain Klegghorn (voice)
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1 episode)
1995 Texas Justice as Richard
1994 Moment of Truth: Caught in the Crossfire as Gus Payne
1993 NYPD Blue (261 episodes) as Andy Sipowicz
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1 episode)
1992 The Player as Dennis Franz
1992 In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion as Bob Bryant
1991 NYPD Mounted as Anthony 'Tony' Spampatta
1990 Die Hard 2 as Captain Carmine Lorenzo
1990 Nasty Boys, Part 2: Lone Justice
1989 The Simpsons (2 episodes)
1989 Nasty Boys (14 episodes) as Lt. Stan Krieger
1989 The Package as Lt. Milan Delich
1989 Kiss Shot as Max Fleischer
1987 Beverly Hills Buntz (13 episodes)
1987 Golden Anniversary of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as Himself
1986 Matlock (2 episodes)
1985 Runaway Train as Cop (uncredited)
1985 Deadly Messages as Detective Max Lucas
1985 MacGruder and Loud (1 episode)
1985 Street Hawk (1 episode) as Inspector Frank Menlo
1984 Body Double as Rubin
1984 Hunter (2 episodes)
1983 Scarface as Immigration Officer (voice) (uncredited)
1983 Bay City Blues (8 episodes) as Angelo Carbone
1983 Hardcastle and McCormick (2 episodes)
1983 Psycho II as Warren Toomey
1983 The A-Team (1 episode) as Sam Friendly (1 episode) as Brooks
1982 T. J. Hooker (1 episode)
1982 Chicago Story (10 episodes)
1981 Simon & Simon (1 episode)
1981 Blow Out as Manny Karp
1981 Chicago Story as Officer Joe Gilland
1981 Hill Street Blues (5 episodes)
1980 Popeye as Spike
1980 Dressed to Kill as Detective Marino
1979 Bleacher Bums as Zig
1979 A Perfect Couple as Costa
1978 Stony Island
1978 The Fury as Bob Eggleston
1978 Remember My Name as Franks

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