Monday, July 22, 2013
R.I.P. Dennis Farina
Actor Dennis Farina died today in Scottsdale, Arizona after suffering a blood clot in his lung. He was 69.
Farina starred as Det. Joe Fontana on 'Law & Order' and more recently played Nick's father on 'New Girl'.
Before he became an actor, Dennis Farina was a cop with the Chicago Police Department from 1967 to 1985 and did not start acting until he was 37-years-old.
He is survived by three children, five grandchildren and wife, Marianne Cahill. R.I.P.