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They're Back! '90s TV Stars Then & Now

From Christina Applegate to Kelsey Grammer, see the familiar faces in new shows this fall. By Brian Orloff

JIMMY SMITS

Then: Detective Bobby Simone on NYPD Blue (1994-2004)
Now: Alex Vega on Cane (CBS, Tuesdays, 10 p.m.)
Premieres: Sept. 25
He's a Team Player: "I function best when we have that ensemble element going on," Smits tells PEOPLE of joining the Miami-set drama that follows a Cuban-American family in the sugar business. "We have this beautiful wheel hereā€¦and we're all very important spokes in it."