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Typecast actors

Michael Chiklis has played a cop (and made multiple guest appearances as one) in at least 6 shows I can think of.

Any other examples?
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Tony Danza has played so many characters named Tony.
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Richard Marin.

It seems like every non-Cheech role he takes, ends up resembling "Cheech".
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Dennis Franz only ever played cops.
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Noel Gugliemi, a.k.a. central casting's hispanic semi-bad guy.
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Ron Yuan

Always gets cast as some kind of Asian gangster, martial artist or badass.
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Dominic West (currently of "The Affair") almost always plays creeps in both his Television and Film work.

As a rule, average looking older actors (Zeljko Ivanek, or Xander Berkeley, for example) are always going to play shifty politicos or advisors, -or lawyers for the opposing team.

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