He appeared in two television network miniseries' based on Joe McGinniss's true-crime books, Blind Faith (1990) and Cruel Doubt (1992). He made a rare western, ... Early life · Career in show business · Personal life · Filmography Died: July 22, 2013 (aged 69); Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S Years active: 1981–2013 Children: 3 Born: February 29, 1944; Chicago, Illinois, U.S
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Did Dennis Farina play Goodfellas?
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Farina was best known for his portrayal as detective Joe Fontana on the NBC police drama, but he also appeared in numerous films including “Saving Private Ryan” and “Goodfellas,” and most recently starred in the HBO drama series “Luck.” ...
What happened to Farina on law and order?
He passed away on July 22, 2013 in a hospital in Scottsdale, Arizona after suffering a pulmonary embolism. Farina is buried at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Hillside, Illinois. Farina also played Detective Joe Fontana in the Law & Order: Trial by Jury episode "Skeleton".
Why did Joe Fontana leave law and order?
Farina has decided to leave his role as New York police Detective Joe Fontana after two seasons on the NBC drama to pursue other offers and projects being developed by his production company, his spokeswoman, Lori De Waal, said Tuesday.
Who played Joe Fontana on Law and Order?
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