Dann Florek (b. 1950) is a character actor who has played Captain Donald Cragen in Law & Order (1990-1993) and then in the spin-off series Law & Order: SVU (1999-present). He appeared as Mr. Slate in the Creature Shop film The Flintstones. Other credits include David Meyer on the series L.A. Law and guest appearances on Roseanne and NYPD Blue, amongst others.