Person Details

Birthday: 1935-10-20 20:55:24

Death: 2004-12-28 20:55:24

Aliases: Джерри Орбак

Gender: Male

Place of birth: New York City, New York, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 40

TV Involvements: 16


Most Famous Work

Biography

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 Disney's 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.

Most Famous Work

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Average
8

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

(1999) Lennie Briscoe
Law & Order
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8

Law & Order

(1990) Lennie Briscoe
Beauty and the Beast
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8

Beauty and the Beast

(1991) Lumiere (voice)
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
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7

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

(1979) Lars Mangros
Aladdin and the King of Thieves
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6

Aladdin and the King of Thieves

(1996) Sa'luk (voice)
Murder, She Wrote
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8

Murder, She Wrote

(1984) Harry McGraw
The Defenders
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6

The Defenders

(1961) J.P. Loring
Universal Soldier
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6

Universal Soldier

(1992) Dr. Christopher Gregor

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Self
2020 Lumiere (voice) (archive footage)
2018 Self / Lumiere (archive footage)
2016 Detective Lennie Brisco
2009 Self (archive footage)
2005 Chuck Baxter (segment "Promises, Promises")
D.A. Investigator Lennie Briscoe
2004 Host (segment "Revivals and Record Breakers") / Billy Flynn (segment "Chicago")
2003 Lumiere (archive audio) (voice)
Host (segment "Broadway Divas") / Julian Marsh (segment "42nd Street")
Himself
Self
2002 Himself
2001 N/A
Lumiere (voice)
2000 Businessman
Jake Manheim
N/A
Self
1999 Lennie Briscoe
Lumiere (voice)
N/A
Narrator
1998 Detective Lennie Briscoe
Lumiere (voice)
1997 Lumiere (voice)
1996 Sa'luk (voice)
N/A
1993 Mitch (voice)
Self - Guest
Jake Rubin (uncredited)
N/A
1992 Clifton Byers
Phil Gussman
Dr. Christopher Gregor
Milo Jacoby
Dr. Vincent Califano
Jack Jerome
1991 Lumiere (voice)
Lou Sherwood
Larry
Albert Trotta (uncredited)
Capt Ronnie Donziger
Vic St. John
Bartoli
Constantin Rominoffski
1990 Alan Michelson
Lennie Briscoe
Frank Lehrman
Tony Salducci
Stan Walton
1989 Jack Rosenthal
Boyce
Blaine Counter
1987 Lt. Garber
N/A
Dr. Jake Houseman
Leo
Spicer
Mort Viner
1986 N/A
Nicholas DeFranco
Byron Caine
1985 Glen
Charley Pegler
1984 Roberts
Harry McGraw
Sal Scarlatti
1983 Cameron
King Thorn (voice)
Sam Bianchi
1982 Roy Hubley / Jesse Kiplinger / Sam Nash
N/A
1981 N/A
Gus Levy
1979 N/A
Lars Mangros
1977 Michael Dayton
1975 Jerry Lorsey
1974 Self
1973 Brubaker
1972 Fred Exley
1971 Kid Sally
1969 N/A
N/A
1968 Self - Guest
1965 Pinkerton
1963 Ed Sullivan Show Producer (uncredited)
1961 J.P. Loring
Joe Clegg
Cristof
1958 Mumzer
1956 Himself - Nominee / Performer
Himself - Host / Presenter
1955 Ballroom Extra (uncredited)
Year Character Movie/Tv

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