Richard Belzer

Biography: Grew up in Connecticut, briefly attended college and after a stint in the Army moved to NYC to begin a career in comedy. His successful stand-up comedy career led to more and more acting roles. Began playing Det. John Munch in 1993 on Homicide: Life on the Street, when Homicide was canceled he began playing the same character on Law & Order: SVU. Although best known for that role he has played in numerous movie and TV roles and is a published author.

Richard Belzer's Scores

Average career score: 81
Highest Metascore: 94 Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 68 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 8 Sep 19, 2006 Det. John Munch 9.5
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 7 Sep 20, 2005 Det. John Munch tbd
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 6 Sep 21, 2004 Det. John Munch tbd
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 5 Sep 23, 2003 Det. John Munch 8.0
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 4 Sep 27, 2002 Det. John Munch 8.5
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 3 Sep 28, 2001 Det. John Munch 5.3
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 2 Oct 20, 2000 Det. John Munch 6.8
tbd The Daily Show: Season 5 Jul 10, 2000 Guest 10
68 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 1 Sep 20, 1999 Det. John Munch 8.6
tbd The Daily Show: Season 4 Jan 11, 1999 Guest 10
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 7 Sep 25, 1998 Det. John Munch 8.7
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 6 Oct 17, 1997 Det. John Munch 8.3
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 5 Sep 20, 1996 Det. John Munch / John Munch 8.7
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 4 Oct 20, 1995 Det. John Munch / John Munch 7.2
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 3 Oct 14, 1994 Det. John Munch 7.4
tbd Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 2 Jan 6, 1994 Det. John Munch 7.6
94 Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 1 Jan 31, 1993 Det. John Munch 8.4