Law and Order
Courtney B. Vance
Date of birth
12 March 1960
Place of birth
Detroit, Michigan
IMDb profile

Courtney B. Vance is an actor who played Assistant District Attorney Ron Carver in the first five seasons from Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

He also played roles in Law & Order. He appeared in the season one episode "By Hooker, By Crook" as the Mayor's aide, and in the season five episode "Rage" as Benjamin Greer.

Since leaving Criminal Intent, Vance has gotten a recurring role on the ABC series Flash Forward (with Zachary Knighton, Peyton List, and Sonya Walger). He later went on to play Dr. Miles Dyson in the film Terminator Genisys (a role previously played by Joe Morton). Vance also appeared in the first season of American Crime Story, subtitled The People v. O. J. Simpson as defense attorney Johnnie Cochran (with Sarah Paulson and Christian Clemenson), winning the 2016 Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie. He would also star in another anthology series Genius: Aretha Franklin (with Malcolm Barrett and David Cross).


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Mayor's Aide Benjamin Greer ADA Ron Carver
L&O: "By Hooker, By Crook" L&O: "Rage" Law & Order: Criminal Intent