Jerry Orbach, Actor: Law & Order. Jerry Orbach was born in the Bronx, New York, the only child of Leon Orbach, a former vaudevillian actor, was a German Jewish immigrant, who was born in Hamburg, Germany, and Emily (nee Olexy), a radio singer, was born in Pennsylvania to immigrant Polish-Lithuanian Roman Catholic parents, Alexander Olexy and Susanna (nee Klauba).
In addition to his Tony Award and nominations, Jerry Orbach is also a member of the American Theater Hall of Fame, having been inducted in 1999. In 2002, Orbach was named a "Living Landmark" by the New York Landmarks Conservancy, along with his Law & Order co-star Sam Waterston.
He married Nicole J. Vallance in 2011. Their son Aaron Orbach was born in 2014. Their daughter Emilia Orbach was born in 2019. Orbach has an older brother named Anthony Nicholas "Tony" Orbach, a niece named Sarah Kate Orbach and a nephew named Peter Orbach. Filmography Television. Law & Order - Augie, Jason, Finkle
Dec 30, 2004 · Jerry Orbach had a gift for charming audiences his entire career — first as a song-and-dance man who starred in musicals on and off Broadway, then for 12 years as a sharp-tongued cop on TV’s ...
Jerry Orbach est un acteur et chanteur américain, né le 20 octobre 1935 à New York et mort le 28 décembre 2004 à New York. Trois de ses rôles les plus connus sont les personnages de Lennie Briscoe, l'inspecteur de New York, police judiciaire, de Harry McGraw, le détective privé dans Arabesque et du père de Jennifer Grey dans Dirty Dancing.
Sein Sohn Chris Orbach trat im ersten Ableger von Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit auf, in der er den Neffen von Jerry Orbachs Serienfigur Lennie Briscoe spielte. Im September 2007 erhielt ein Straßenabschnitt der 53. Straße auf Höhe der 8. Avenue in Manhattan zu Ehren von Jerry Orbach den Zusatz Jerry Orbach Way.
Feb 25, 1998 · Faccia a Faccia: Directed by Martha Mitchell. With Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston. A mafia hit man who was in the witness protection program turns up dead in Central Park.