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Denis Leary

Denis Leary is ready to rock FX once again

When it comes to his Hollywood triumphs, there are at least two sides for Denis Leary. On one side are his young fans, who flocked to Leary thanks to his distinctive voice performance as the saber-toothed tiger Diego in the animated hit franchise "Ice Age." FULL COVERAGE: Summer TV preview On the other are hopefully not many kids but instead the multitude of adults who delight in his profanity-spiced songs and comedy. After years as a sharp-tongued stand-up, Leary earned new praise for his portrayal of a troubled firefighter in FX's "Rescue Me." The series, which he co-created, ran for seven seasons on the cable network and helped burnish its credentials as a...