About Dann Florek
It has been reported that the overall estimate of Dann Florek net worth is as high as 10 million dollars, as of right now. Dann Florek has earned his wealth because of his career as an actor and director. As an actor, he is mostly known from TV screens, where he appeared as Donald Cragen in the show on NBC called “Law and Order”. Also, he appeared in the spin-off version of the show called “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. Both of these shows made his name well known and also added up to the overall amount of Dann Florek net worth.
The actor was born in 1950 in Flat Rock, Michigan, and his real birth name is Ezekial Dann Florek. Before he became an actor, Dann Florek was studying at Eastern Michigan University, but he has never graduated from this institution. Instead, he moved to New York City, where he intended to start a career as an actor. At first, he appeared in theater plays and only later became known as a film and TV actor.
Dann Florek appeared in a few well known films in the 80s, such as “Moon Over Parador”, “Angel Heart” and “Sweet Liberty”. Dann Florek appeared in the live action movie called “The Flintstones”, where he got the role of Mr.
Slate. In 1988, he got the role of Dave Meyer in the TV series called “L.A. Law” on NBC, where he appeared in 22 episodes. In addition to that, he was appearing as a high school gym coach in the series called “Smart Guy”. Moreover, the actor appeared in a few episodes of the show called “Roseanne”. Thus, all of these appearances have also added up to the overall estimate of Dann Florek net worth.
In 1990, his name became even more known when he got the role of Capt. Don Cragen in the series called “Law & Order”. In 1994 as well as 1995, Dann Florek even directed a couple of episodes of the series. Thus, his work on “Law & Order” has also made his name popular and added up to the overall amount of Dann Florek net worth.
In 1998, he appeared in the TV film called “Exiled”. In 1999, he began to appear in the spin-off version of “Law & Order”, called “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, where he appeared as the same role – Capt. Don Cragen. He appeared in the show up until its 15th season, with his last appearance being in 2014. Thus, the spin-off series have also made him more known as an actor and added up to his overall wealth.
Giving some personal details about him, Dann Florek is married to his wife Karen, with whom he is living in Venice, Los Angeles. His wife is an artist. Dann Florek has a brother named Dave, who also became an actor. He and his brother were students at the Daniel L. Quirk Jr. drama school at Eastern Michigan University. Dann Florek earned his honorary Bachelor of Arts and honorary Doctorate of Arts degrees from this university.