David Caruso Biography
David Caruso is an American actor and producer. He is well known for his roles as Detective John Kelly on the ABC crime drama NYPD Blue, and Lieutenant Horatio Caine on the CBS series CSI: Miami. He also portrayed in the films An Officer and a Gentleman, First Blood (both 1982), Twins (1988), Kiss of Death (1995) and Proof of Life (2000).
David Caruso Age
He was born on January 7, 1956, and is aged 63 years old as of 2019.
David Caruso Family | David Caruso Education
Born David Stephen Caruso, in Forest Hills, Queens, New York, he’s the son of Joan, a librarian, and Charles Caruso, a magazine and newspaper editor. His father left when David was two years of age, forcing him to look after himself, “end up fathering myself”, as he put it. Raised as a Roman Catholic, Caruso attended Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic School in Forest Hills. He later attended Archbishop Molloy High School in nearby Briarwood, graduating in 1974.
David Caruso Wife | David Caruso Children
Caruso has a daughter, Greta with his second wife, Rachel Ticotin. He and former girlfriend, Liza Marquez, have two children together: a son Marquez and a daughter Paloma. In April 2009, Marquez filed papers against Caruso for fraud, breach of their settlement agreement and emotional distress.David Caruso
David Caruso Career
Caruso made his film debut in the 1980 film Getting Wasted as Danny. He then spent most of the next decade in film supporting roles, appearing in such films as First Blood, An Officer, and a Gentleman, Blue City, Thief of Hearts and China Girl. He also appeared in Twins.
On television, he had a recurring role as Tommy Mann, the leader of the street gang The Shamrocks on Hill Street Blues in the early 1980s. He made a two-episode appearance on the television series Crime Story which ran from 1986 to 1988 on NBC. In 1984, he portrayed U.S. Olympian James Brendan Connolly in the NBC miniseries The First Olympics: Athens, 1896.
Caruso had supporting roles as police officers in the crime films King of New York (1990), Mad Dog and Glory (1993) and 1991’s Hudson Hawk. His first major role was in 1993 as Detective John Kelly on the series NYPD Blue, for which he won a Golden Globe Award. He starred in the crime thriller Kiss of Death and also appeared in Jade (1995). In 1997, Caruso returned to television as a New York City-based federal prosecutor in the short-lived CBS law drama series, Michael Hayes, which aired for one season.
Caruso returned to film with a supporting role as Russell Crowe’s mercenary associate in the film Proof of Life in 2000. In 2001, he had a lead role in the cult psychological horror film Session 9. From 2002 to 2012, he starred as police lieutenant Horatio Caine in the CSI spin-off series CSI: Miami.
David Caruso Movies and TV Shows
- Session 9 (2001)
- Black Point (2001)
- Proof of Life (2000)
- Body Count (1998)
- Cold Around the Heart (1997)
- Gold Coast (1997)
- Kiss of Death (1995)
- Jade (1995)
- The Client (1994)
- Mad Dog and Glory (1993)
- Hudson Hawk (1991)
- The mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (1991)
- King of New York (1990)
- Rainbow Drive (1990)
- Twins (1988)
- China Girl (1987)
- Blue City (1986)
- An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
- First Blood (1982)
- Getting Wasted (1980)
- Without Warning (1980)
- 2005 – CSI: NY
- 2002–2012 – CSI: Miami
- 2002 – CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
- 1997–1998 – Michael Hayes
- 1993–1994 – NYPD Blue
- 1990 – H.E.L.P.
- 1986–1988 – Crime Story
- 1984 – The First Olympics: Athens 1896
- 1983 – CHiPs
- 1983 – T.J. Hooker
- 1981–1983 – Hill Street Blues
- 1976 – Ryan’s Hope
David Caruso Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $35 million.
David Caruso Height
He is 1.83 meters tall.