David Cale was an actor who was familiar with the qualities it takes to bring a drama to the big screen. Cale began his acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the comedy "Radio Days" (1987) with Mia Farrow, the comedy "Moon Over Parador" (1988) with Richard Dreyfuss and the dramatic comedy "He Said, She Said" (1991) with Elizabeth Perkins. He also appeared in the Terence Goodman comedy "Final Rinse" (1999). He had a part on the television special "Bette Midler's Mondo Beyondo" (HBO, 1987-88). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including a part on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Minotaur" (Cinemax, 2000-01). He also had roles in film during these years, including roles in the Leo Bassi dramedy "Illuminata" (1999) and the Ryan Gosling sports drama "The Slaughter Rule" (2003). Cale focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the Joaquin Phoenix romance "Two Lovers" (2009), "Untitled" (2009) with Adam Goldberg and "Coming Up Roses" (2012). He also appeared in "Winter in the Blood" (2014) with Chaske Spencer. He also worked in television during these years, including roles in "The Good Wife" (CBS, 2009-) and "The Blacklist" (NBC, 2013-). Cale most recently acted in the crime drama "True Story" (2015) with Jonah Hill.