‘Law & Order’ Shake-Up: ‘SVU’ Showrunner Quits

After 11 years of presenting the “dedicated detectives” who investigate “especially heinous” offenses, showrunner Neal Baer is set to leave ‘Law & Order: SVU‘ for the competition. Baer signed a three-year development and production deal with CBS Television Studios that takes effect June 1, 2011, Variety reports. Baer will leave ‘SVU’ at the end of […]

Continue Reading

Chris Meloni: ‘SVU’ Has ‘Never Looked Better, Or Younger’

A funny thing happened when NBC opted not to renew the original ‘Law & Order’ for a 21st season – the crime drama’s original offshoot, ‘SVU,’ became the old kid on the ‘L&O’ block. “We’re the wisened old pros,” concurs Christopher Meloni, who plays Detective Elliot Stabler. “But we’ve never looked better, or younger.” ‘Law […]

Continue Reading

Chris Meloni Sets Record Straight on ‘SVU’ Exit

Christopher Meloni dismisses talk that he plans to quit ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit‘ after next season, the NBC series’ 12th, as “lies, all lies.” Meloni had been quoted by an Australian newspaper as saying, “12 years is enough, a good number,” prompting speculation that next season would be his last. But Meloni has […]

Continue Reading