Denis Leary is an American actor, comedian, writer, and director. He is known for his often biting comedic style and his chain smoking. Leary is the star and co-creator of the television show Rescue Me, which ended its seventh season in 2011. He has lent his voice to the animated sabertooth tiger Diego in the Ice Age film series, and can be seen in the upcoming film The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Leary will star in the lead role in the new Fx television series Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll that will premiere in July, 2015.