The Christian Post > CP PT News Brief|Seg, 22 Jul. 2013 13:49 PM EST

Actor Dennis Faria, 'Law and Order' Star, Dies After Suffering Blood Clot in His Lung

PorAmanda Gigliotti | Repórter do The Christian Post

Dennis Faria, a former Chicago cop who played a cop on “Law & Order” has died Monday morning.

According to his representative, Lori De Waal, Farina died in a Scottsdale, Ariz., hospital after suffering a blood clot in his lung.

At the age of 69, Dennis Faria was a city police officer before becoming actor in his late 30s.

He starred in at least 75 movies such as “Get Shorty,” “Saving Private Ryan” and “Midnight Run.”

He also appeared in television series. Among his TV portrayals was Det. Joe Fontana on “Law & Order,” “Crime Story” and most recently in the HBO drama series “Luck.”

Faria is survived by his three children, Dennis Faria Jr., Michael Farina, and Joseph Farina.

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