Law and Order
Nick Chinlund
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as Barry Peck
Defense Attorney Barry Peck, Matthew Linwood Brodus, Frank Elliott, Jack Driscoll
Date of birth
18 November 1961
Place of birth
New York City, New York
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as Matthew Linwood Brodus
IMDb profile

Nick Chinlund is an actor who played four different characters in Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Chinlund had originally screen-tested for the co-starring role of Elliot Stabler in SVU, according to Christopher Meloni, who won the role.

As with his film roles, he played villainous roles in the Law & Order shows, most notably as a smarmy defense attorney and an unethical journalist in the original Law & Order, and a serial killer in Special Victims Unit.

Chinlund also appeared in the Conviction episode "True Love".


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Defense Attorney Barry Peck Matthew Linwood Brodus Frank Elliott Jack Driscoll
L&O: "Endurance" SVU: "Execution" L&O: "Embedded" CI: "The Last Street in Manhattan"