Why did Charlotte Ross leave NYPD Blue?

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- Why was Charlotte Ross taken off "NYPD Blue"? She was so good on the show. Ross left the ABC show to have her first child, son Maxwell, who was born in March. When she opted not to return, the producers sought an actress to play a replacement police officer.

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Regarding this, why did Turturro leave NYPD Blue?

Here's the deal: Turturro asked off ABC's "NYPD" after he won the lead as Sammy "The Bull" Gravano in NBC's "Witness to the Mob" mini-series. Being the nice fellows they are, Milch and partner Steven Bochco agreed to write him off the show until he finished "Mob" for the rival network.

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Hereof, why did Smits leave NYPD Blue?

Those connected to the series said it seemed Smits was leaving to look for a new creative challenge, not because of any particular dissatisfaction over his character or salary. Smits said he would return to the show in the fall for several episodes to help "bring a resolution" to his Detective Simone character.

Why was NYPD Blue controversial?

NYPD Blue was met with critical acclaim, praised for its grittiness and realistic portrayal of the cast's personal and professional lives, though the show garnered controversy for its depiction of nudity and alcoholism.

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Who replaced Danny Sorenson on NYPD Blue?

Actor Rick Schroder, who played Sorenson, has left “NYPD Blue” and is being replaced by former “Saved by the Bell” star Mark Paul Gosselaar.

When did Diane leave NYPD Blue?

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Who produced NYPD Blue?

The pilot script was written by Olmstead and Wootton. Bochco, son of NYPD Blue co-creator Steven Bochco, who helmed 10 episodes of the original series, is set to direct. All three executive produce, while Steven Bochco's widow, Dayna Bochco, will serve as a producer.

Are John and Nick Turturro related?

Nicholas Turturro, Jr. New York City, U.S. Nicholas Turturro (born January 29, 1962) is an American actor, known for his roles in New York City based films and on the television series Blue Bloods and NYPD Blue. Nicholas is the younger brother of John Turturro and the cousin of Aida Turturro.

Is NYPD Blue coming back?

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It now appears that particular iteration of NYPD Blue, a sequel to the original Emmy-winning series, is dead. It is not being redeveloped, and the cast was released in June. But it's not the end of NYPD Blue's comeback at the network, which aired the iconic 1990s cop drama series.

What season did Jimmy Smits leave NYPD?

Played by Jimmy Smits he was introduced in the fifth episode of the second season remaining until the fifth episode of the sixth. Simone was introduced to the squad after Andy Sipowicz's former partner, John Kelly, was forced to leave the NYPD in the face of an IAB witch hunt.

Does Sylvia die in NYPD Blue?

When Sylvia dies from her gunshot wounds, the squad worries that the grieving Andy Sipowicz (Dennis Franz) will go off the deep end. Dennis Franz won an Emmy award for his performance in this, the last episode of NYPD Blue's sixth season.

Where is Jimmy Smits?

Jimmy Smits is returning to NBC. The West Wing and L.A. Law grad has been tapped to topline the network's pilot Bluff City Law.

Who Killed Andy Sipowicz?

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How old is Charlotte Ross?

52 years (January 21, 1968)

How old is Austin Majors?

24 years (November 23, 1995)

How tall is Charlotte Ross?

1.6 m

How many seasons did NYPD Blue Run?