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DETECTIVE FRANK COSGROVE Played By Jeffrey Donovan

DETECTIVE FRANK COSGROVE

Played By Jeffrey Donovan

Actor Bio

Jeffrey Donovan plays Detective Frank Cosgrove in the 21st season of the NBC drama "Law & Order."

Donovan is perhaps best known for his leading work as former CIA operative Michael Westen on the Emmy Award-nominated USA series "Burn Notice" for seven seasons. Donovan received strong recognition playing North Dakota off-kilter mobster Dodd Gerhardt in the second season of Noah Hawley's critically acclaimed "Fargo" on FX, and was cast as series lead Charlie Haverford, a tarot-reading con-artist, on Hulu's "Shut Eye."

On the film side, Donovan recently filmed a sequence of back-to-back films - "National Champions" for director Ric Roman Waugh starring opposite J.K. Simmons; the western "Surrounded," opposite Letitia Wright and Jamie Bell; the hostage drama "892," opposite John Boyega and Michael Kenneth Williams; and the family drama "First Love," opposite Diane Kruger. Past features include "Wrath of Man" for director Guy Ritchie; "Let Him Go," alongside Kevin Costner and Diane Lane; and Noah Hawley's "Lucy in the Sky," alongside Natalie Portman and Jon Hamm.

His other film credits include "Sicario: Day of the Soldado," opposite Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro; "Villains," opposite Bill Skarsgård and Kyra Sedgwick; "Honest Thief," opposite Liam Neeson; Denis Villeneuve's "Sicario"; Clint Eastwood's "J. Edgar," playing Robert F. Kennedy, "The Changeling"; Rob Reiner's "LBJ," playing John F. Kennedy; and Ric Roman Waugh's "Shot Caller."

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