Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright star in "House of Cards," which helped Netflix grow subscribers. (Netflix)
R.I.P. Dennis Farina: How a Chicago cop became a character actor.
But he still didn't give up his day job as a cop. Mann gave him a guest-starring role on his landmark NBC series "Miami Vice" and then cast him as FBI agent Jack Crawford in his 1986 thriller, "Manhunter."