Few actresses have the distinction of being recognized and revered worldwide for multiple iconic roles in groundbreaking television shows. Sharon Gless is one of them. Generations of TV viewers know and love the remarkable characters brought to life by this standout multi-Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress: Christine Cagney (Cagney & Lacey), Debbie Novotny (Queer as Folk) and Madeline Weston (Burn Notice), among many others. In 1991, Gless married Barney Rosenzweig, the producer of Cagney & Lacey.
Martin Kove is known for portraying John Kreese in The Karate Kid film franchise (The Karate Kid – 1984, The Karate Kid Part II – 1986, The Karate Kid Part III – 1989) and the television sequel series Cobra Kai and, also, Detective Victor Isbecki in the police drama Cagney & Lacey (1982-1988).