David Caruso is an American film and television actor and producer. He is best known for his portrayal of Detective John Kelly on the ABC crime drama NYPD Blue, and for his role as Lieutenant Horatio Caine on the CBS series CSI: Miami. He has also played prominent roles in the films An Officer and a Gentleman, First Blood, Twins, Kiss of Death and Proof of Life.
Born David Stephen Caruso on January 7, 1956 in Forest Hills Gardens, New York, his father, Charles Caruso, is Italian, and his mother, Joan Caruso, is Irish. Caruso was educated at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic School and Archbishop Molloy High School. He has been married three times and has three children.
David Caruso Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 7 January 1956
Birth Place: Forest Hills Gardens, New York, USA
Birth Name: David Stephen Caruso
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Occupation: Actor, Producer
Hair Color: Red
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
David Caruso Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 174 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 79 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 0″
Height in Meters: 1.83 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: N/A
David Caruso Family Details:
Father: Charles Caruso (Magazine and newspaper editor)
Mother: Joan Caruso (Librarian)
Spouse/Wife: Margaret Buckley (m. 1996–2007), Rachel Ticotin (m. 1984–1987), Cheri Maugans (m. 1979–1984)
Children: Greta Caruso (Daughter) (b. June 1, 1984) with his second wife, actress Rachel Ticotin, Marquez Anthony Caruso (Son) (b. September 15, 2005) with former girlfriend Liza Marquez, Paloma Raquel Caruso (Daughter) (b. October 16, 2007) with former girlfriend Liza Marquez
Siblings: Joyce Caruso (Younger Sister) (Producer for Fox News in New York)
David Caruso Education:
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic School, Forest Hills
Archbishop Molloy High School, Briarwood, Queens, New York (1974)
David Caruso Facts:
*Born on January 7, 1956 in Forest Hills Gardens, New York, he is of Italian and Irish descent.
*His father left the family when he was just two years old.
*His role models were Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and James Cagney.
*He worked at local movie theaters as an usher, where he would see up to 80 movies a week.
*He made his film debut in the 1980 film Getting Wasted as Danny.
*He is founder of DavidCarusoTelevision.tv and LexiconDigital.tv, as well as co-owner of “Steam on Sunset”, a clothing store in South Miami.
*He’s not related to the famous opera singer Enrico Caruso.