Ever wonder what would happen if “American Idol” met “Law & Order: SVU”? The merging of two network franchises will happen on the Nov. 6 episode of “SVU,” when “American Idol” alumni Clay Aiken and Taylor Hicks as well as singer Ashanti play themselves in the episode. The trio will serve as “judges” of a […]
Sgt. John Munch, the detective played by Richard Belzer on “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” put in his retirement papers on last night’s episode. He’ll leave next week. Watch …
NBC’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” will be paying tribute to its ripped-from-the-headlines heritage this season, the drama’s executive producer said.
Millions of Americans have absorbed an inaccurate impression of the criminal justice system by consuming hour upon hour of “Law & Order” episodes over the years, alleges an academician who studied the situation.
When “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” returns for its 15th season this fall, we pick up in Olivia Benson’s (Mariska Hargitay) apartment just a few hours after we left her in the cliffhanger finale — with a gun to her head, courtesy of Lewis (Pablo Schreiber), a rapist so horrible he is called the […]
“Law & Order: SVU” ended Season 14 with an OMG of a cliffhanger: a psychopath holding a gun to Olivia’s head! In Wednesday night’s season finale, the routine arrest of a man exposing himself in Central Park becomes anything but routine when the perp, whose true identity is a mystery (and his burnt-off finger tips […]
Violence, gore and gunplay were staples on prime-time television even in the most sensitive period directly following the Newtown school shooting.
NBC has granted the renewals of five drama series for the 2013-14 TV season, the network announced Friday. The shows that have been picked up for next season are “Revolution,” “Grimm,” “Parenthood,” and the Dick Wolf-produced series “Chicago Fire” and “Law & Order: SVU.” Click Here to Catch-up on “Chicago Fire” All five of the […]
“Law & Order: SVU” is getting ripped to pieces for its ripped-from-the-headlines take on the Rihanna-Chris Brown abuse scandal. The shocking twist at the end of Wednesday’s episode, that nearly identically copied the singers’ saga, has many asking if the show went too far. Because the very grim “SVU” version of the controversial superstar romance […]
The “ripped from the headlines” mentality of the “Law & Order” franchise is now taking on the story of a celebrity couple. Next week, NBC will air an episode of “Law & Order: SVU” dubbed “My Funny Valentine” that sounds suspiciously like the the headlines that came out of the relationship between Rihanna and Chris […]