Fictional Los Angeles criminals beware — Alfred Molina is coming to “Law & Order: Los Angeles” as Deputy District Attorney Morales.
“Law & Order” creator Dick Wolf says in a statement, “”I am thrilled that Fred is “LOLA’s” Deputy DA. He joins a remarkable list of some of
America’s greatest character actors like Sam Waterston, Vincent
D’Onofrio, Jeff Goldblum, Steven Hill, Dianne Wiest, and Michael
Moriarty as stars of “Law & Order”-branded series.”
Molina has been seen on-screen in “An Education” and “Spider Man 2” and is also a star of both British and American stage. He was nominated for a Tony for Best Actor in 1998 for “Art.”
“Law & Order: Los Angeles” has announced one other lead. Skeet Ulrich (“Scream,” “Jericho”) has been tapped to play Detective Rex Winters. “LOLA” premieres Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.
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