After establishing himself as a valuable supporting player on television and in films, David Caruso shot to stardom as a homicide detective not afraid to show his rear end on NYPD Blue
. Due to a salary dispute, the actor exited the hit drama acrimoniously after one season and set out to become a movie star. He returned to the small screen in 1997 on the short-lived Michael Hayes
. His second try at a comeback, CSI: Miami
, was more successful.David Caruso Fast Facts:
- In the category of dubious distinctions, his was the first in a series of butts to be exposed on the envelope-pushing NYPD Blue.
- His production company, Greta Films, is named after his daughter.
- Has portrayed his CSI: Miami character, Horatio Caine, on all three CSI series.
- Owns a women's clothing store in Miami.
- David Caruso Relationships:
- Margaret Buckley - Ex-wife
- Joan Caruso - Mother
- Joyce Caruso - Sister
- Cheri Maugans - Ex-wife
- Marquez Anthony - Son
- Charles Caruso - Father
- Greta - Daughter
- Rachel Ticotin - Ex-wife
- Paloma Raquel - Daughter
- Liza Marquez - Ex-significant Other
- David Caruso Awards:
- 1994 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
- 1994 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Winner