Later in the 1980s, she had the recurring role of Pine Valley's mayor on All My Children.

They were married for 65 years and had no children. The comments below have been moderated in advance. She guest starred on an episode of The Golden Girls in 1985 as Dorothy Zbornak's sister, Gloria.

Her last TV appearance was in an episode of saucy comedy Sex and the City in 2003.Doris' versatility is further underlined by the fact she even contributed to video games, voicing characters in True Crime: New York City, while her final career credit was for Grand Theft Auto IV in 2008. Fox host exasperated over WH vote claims, London: Pub installs phone on bar so customers can order drinks, Guilty corgi stares at owner with shaky leg after wrongdoing, Jonathan Van-Tam says he'd encourage own mother to take vaccine, 'Lucky I was there!' 78019248, citing Mount Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave . Doris passed away on October 4, 2011 at the age of 85 in Manhattan, New York, USA. Doris's cause of death was cervical cancer. New app reveals how climate change with transform the world based on... Orlando to build first US hub for 'Jetsons-like' air taxis that will carry up to five passengers on regional... 'Do you think the camp uniforms will be striped, like the ones at Auschwitz': Food Network host is forced to... Jet stream of plasma is found to kill the coronavirus on six different surfaces like cardboard and leather... Four teens are charged with attempted murder for 'running over the mother of a boy they attacked in his own... Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, and Maren Morris bring the glamour as they lead stars on the... CMA Awards 2020 WINNERS: Maren Morris earns most trophies of the night with THREE including Female Vocalist... Lockdown fears for New Yorkers after Gov. Belack played the lead role in the short-lived television sitcom called Baker's Dozen as "Florence Baker", the no-nonsense captain of an undercover anti-crime unit of the NYPD. [86206133-en] She was an American character actress of stage, film and television. Despite being much in demand she also guested on the hit TV shows such as Michael J Fox's career launchpad Family Ties, The Cosby Show, and Cagney and Lacey. Coronavirus Update. [3], Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Doris Belack, Judge on TV's 'Law & Order', Dies at 85", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Doris_Belack&oldid=979723537, Disease-related deaths in New York (state), All Wikipedia articles written in American English, Articles needing additional references from March 2013, All articles needing additional references, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 September 2020, at 11:59. Celebrities and Notable People Who Have Had Coronavirus. Doris was 85 years old at the time of death. What will your area look like in 2100? Belack potrayed Anna Wolek Craig on the show from 1968-77. If you see something that doesn't look right on this page, please do inform us using the form below: © 2017 Dead or Kicking / All Rights Reserved. They had been married for 65 years. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. The actress' air of authority saw her cast in a similar role as a legal adjudicator on shows such as New York Undercover and Cosby.

Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Doris Belack (26 Feb 1926–4 Oct 2011), Find a Grave Memorial no. A New York native, Doris Belack began her acting career as an audio reader and lent her voice to the 1955 album "Poetry of the Negro" with Sidney Poitier. Her last television appearance was on a 2003 episode of Sex and the City.

She started her career in 1951 when she appeared in an episode of Treasury Men in Action, but her TV career really got going in the 1960s, featuring on the likes of The Patty Duke show, before going on to 70s hits including Barney Miller. By Mike Larkin Updated: 10:35 EST, 7 October 2011. Doris was 85 years old at the time of death. Birthday: February 26, 1926Date of Death: October 4, 2011Age at Death: 85. Through the 90s she maintained her schedule, featuring in the likes of Laurie Hill before appearing as Judge Margaret Barry on 10 episodes of Law and Order"from 1990-2001 and two episodes of the spinoff Special Victims Unit show during the same period. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. The record was produced by her husband, Philip Rose. From 1990 to 2001, she played tough, sharp-tongued Judge Margaret Barry, a recurring role on Law & Order and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Her husband was noted for his social commentary driven plays, and his opposition to racism.