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The Most Iconic Tobacco Smokers in Television History

sony crockett

There’s just something about film and tobacco smoke. No other medium captures the appeal, glamour, and devil-may-care-attitude that smoking has long represented as well as film, and while the repercussions of too much tobacco use have become well known, the iconic figures who made it one of the world’s favorite vices should still be recognized.

Here is a list of some of the best smokers television will ever see.

Sonny Crockett

During it’s tenure, Miami Vice was a powerhouse, holding sway over the culture of pop for many, many years. During the early days, no one was more desired and emulated than Sonny Crockett, a character so good and so bad, that no lady could resist.

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