|Dick Wolf has cast Jamey Sheridan ("Chicago Hope") opposite Vincent D'Onofrio in the new series "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," according to Variety. Sheridan will play a police captain on the series, which also stars Courtney B. Vance and Kathryn Erbe ("Oz").|
The NBC series began production Wednesday in New York, with Wolf planning to finish the show's 13-episode order before the threatened writers' strike in May.
Sheridan's other TV credits include a starring role in the TV movie and series "Shannon's Deal," the miniseries "The Stand" and a role in Fox Family's upcoming original movie "The Amati Girls." He's also been in such films as "The Ice Storm," "Cradle Will Rock," "Hamlet" and the upcoming feature "Rain," with Diane Ladd and Susan Dey.