Jerry Orbach
Jerry Orbach

Gender

Male

Known Credits

15

Jerry Orbach

Date of Birth: Oct 20, 1935

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jerome Bernard Jerry Orbach (October 20, 1935 – December 28, 2004) was an American actor and singer, well known for his starring role as Detective Lennie Briscoe in the Law & Order television series and as the voice of Lumière in Disneys Beauty and the Beast, as well as for being a noted musical theatre star; his prominent roles included originating the character of El Gallo in The Fantasticks, the longest-running musical play in history, as Chuck Baxter in the original production of Promises, Promises (for which he won a Tony Award), Julian Marsh in 42nd Street, and Billy Flynn in the original production of Chicago. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jerry Orbach, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known For

Filmography

Universal Soldier

Universal Soldier

as Dr. Christopher Gregor

1992

Straight Talk

Straight Talk

as Milo Jacoby

1992

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

as Lumiere (voice)

1991

Toy Soldiers

Toy Soldiers

as Albert Trotta

1991

Out for Justice

Out for Justice

as Capt Ronnie Donziger

1991

F/X

F/X

as Nicholas DeFranco

1986

The Imagemaker

The Imagemaker

as Byron Caine

1986

Prince of the City

Prince of the City

as Gus Levy

1981

Marty

Marty

as Ballroom Extra (uncredited)

1955