|...as Don Cragen (SVU Season 9)|
Captain Donald Cragen
|Date of birth|
1 May 1950
|Place of birth|
Flat Rock, Michigan, USA
|...as Don Cragen (L&O Season 1)|
Captain Donald Cragen was a regular cast member in the first three seasons, after that he was replaced by Lieutenant Anita Van Buren (S. Epatha Merkerson). Florek made guest appearances in the Law & Order episodes "Bad Faith", Entitled", and "Fixed". He also appeared in the franchise's only movie, Exiled: A Law & Order Movie.
At the time of his departure from Special Victims Unit during its fifteenth season, Florek was the longest-serving main cast member of the entire Law & Order franchise; having appeared in over 400 episodes of the original series and SVU combined.
|Law & Order: Special Victims Unit|
Main Cast: Mariska Hargitay • Ice-T • Kelli Giddish • Jamie Gray Hyder • Peter Scanavino
|Law & Order|
Final Cast: Jeremy Sisto • Anthony Anderson • S. Epatha Merkerson
Final Cast: Sam Waterston • Alana De La Garza • Linus Roache