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Vincent Spano

Vincent M. Spano (born October 18, 1962) is an American actor. Spano was born in Brooklyn, New York to Italian American parents. In 1976, he made his stage debut in a production of The Shadow Box at Long Wharf Theatre and Broadway. His film debut was in 1979's The Double McGuffin. He has subsequently appeared in many Hollywood films, including John Sayles's Baby, It's You and City of Hope, Francis Ford Coppola's Rumble Fish, Alive: The Miracle of the Andes, The Rats, Over the Edge-1979 and Creator. In the 1983 family favorite The Black Stallion Returns, he played a handsome, young, Arabic rider, Raj, that returns home from university to compete in a major horse race and befriends an American boy, Alec Ramsey (played by Kelly Reno) along the way. He also starred in the Italian film Good Morning Babylon written and directed by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, and the 1984 film Alphabet City. He has co-starred with Dylan and Cole Sprouse in A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper. He was most recently seen on ION network opposite Lou Diamond Phillips in Lone Rider. But mostly as his recurring role of FBI Agent Dean Porter on the NBC drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit since the 8th season. He starred in the 2004 TV film "Landslide (Buried Alive)" as a fireman trapped in a collapsed building with his son.


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Born:
Oct 18, 1962 In Brooklyn - New York - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
43
First Appeared:
In the movie Over the Edge 1979-11-02
Latest Project:
Movie April Rain 2014-06-04
Known For
Poster of Caldo criminale
Poster of The Mentalist
Poster of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Filmography
Movie April Rain Special Agent Thomas 2014-06-04
Movie This Magic Moment Roberto Molinez 2013-08-17
Movie Dante's Hell Animated Virgil (voice: English version) 2013-11-25
Movie Balancing the Books Scott 2009-01-03
Movie Nevermore Devin Bayliss 2009-01-27
Movie Caldo criminale Ispettore Lai 2009-09-27
Movie Lone Rider Stu Croaker 2008-04-08
Series The Mentalist Don De Jorio 2008-09-23
Movie Grave Misconduct Trent Dodson 2008-11-01
Movie Pandemic Troy Whitlock 2007-05-27
Movie The Prince and the Pauper Miles 2007-11-11
Movie Her Fatal Flaw Robert Genaro 2006-11-24
Movie Buried Alive Mark Decker 2005-11-02
Movie The Engagement Ring Tony Di Cenzo 2005-11-20
Movie Deathlands Ryan Cawdor 2003-05-17
Movie Silence Det. Steve Banks 2003-06-02
Movie The Rats Jack Carver 2002-09-17
Movie Jenifer Jack 2001-10-21
Movie The Prophecy 3: The Ascent Zophael 2000-03-14
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie A Brooklyn State of Mind Al Stanco 1998-01-01
Movie The Unknown Cyclist Frank Cavatelli 1998-10-10
Series Prince Street 1997-03-06
Movie Medusa's Child Scott Nash 1997-11-16
Movie No Strings Attached Marc Demetrius 1997-08-27
Movie Downdraft Jack 1996-08-04
Movie The Tie That Binds Russell Clifton 1995-09-08
Movie Alive Antonio Balbi 1993-01-15
Movie Indian Summer Matthew Berman 1993-04-23
Movie Afterburn Ted Harduvel 1992-05-30
Movie Oscar Anthony Rossano 1991-04-26
Movie City of Hope Nick Rinaldi 1991-10-11
Movie Rouge Venise Carlo Goldoni 1989-09-20
Movie And God Created Woman Billy Moran 1988-03-04
Movie High Frequency Peter 1988-05-17
Movie Good Morning, Babylon Nicola Bonnano 1987-05-13
Movie Creator Boris Lafkin 1985-09-20
Movie Alphabet City Johnny 1984-03-04
Movie Maria's Lovers Al Griselli 1984-01-27
Movie The Black Stallion Returns Raj 1983-03-25
Movie Rumble Fish Steve 1983-10-20
Movie Baby It's You Albert 'Sheik' Capadilupo 1983-04-03
Movie Over the Edge Mark Perry 1979-11-02