Danny Pino
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"Daniel Gonzalo "Danny" Pino" is an American actor currently starring as Nick Amaro/Detective Nick Amaro in the long-running NBC legal drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. In 2002, he appeared in West End theatre/London's West End in the theatre play called Up for Grabs (play)/Up for Grabs with Madonna (entertainer)/Madonna. In May 2003, Pino played Desi Arnaz in a CBS special on the life of Lucille Ball, Lucy (2003 film)/Lucy.

Named after his grandfather, Pedro Gonzalo de Armas, Pino was born in Miami, Florida. He graduated from Miami Coral Park High School in 1992 and from Florida International University in 1996 where he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. He also attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts#Graduate Acting Program/Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts, graduating in 2000.

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[BURBANK, Calif. Aug 16, 2005 ? Like the unsolved crimes he investigates, Detective Scotty Valens has a hidden past.] He's very much veiled in some mystery about where he came from, how it is he got into the department so quickly, the secrets he holds, ... Cold Case.

He's such a great dog. I never thought I was going to be a weird dog person, because there are a lot of weird dog people in L.A., but I'm officially a weird dog person.

Whenever there is a sort of free radical coming into an equation it kind of bounces off everything in the equation.

Growing up seeing Desi, I thought there were Cubans all over Hollywood. I understood that dialogue, everything he said. It wasn't weird to me because that's the way my dad talked.