Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and the SVU team rush to solve a series of rapes in order to prevent street justice when a group of vigilantes, calling themselves the Justice League, takes the law into their own hands on tonight’s episode of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” The police’s hands are tied when there […]
Olivia Benson isn’t exactly known for her soft side. But during an appearance on Wednesday’s “Ellen,” Mariska Hargitay, who plays the hard-nosed “Law & Order: SVU” detective, became emotional while discussing her three children.
“Law & Order: SVU” returned from hiatus Wednesday night with some major developments for Det. Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay), whose past came back to haunt her.
“American Idol,” which stabilized last week after a period of declining ratings, stayed on an even keel Wednesday night and pushed Fox to an overall win for the night, according to preliminary numbers.
Harry Connick Jr. has booked a four-episode guest arc on “Law & Order: SVU.” Connick will play a new assistant district attorney and love interest for Mariska Hargitay’s Detective Benson.
“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” returns with a ripped-from-the-headlines story on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 10/9c on NBC, in which a hotel maid reports being sexually assaulted by an Italian diplomat. The case gets complicated when secrets from the maid’s past put her credibility as a witness in jeopardy. “The show will be a […]
By DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Jane Lynch didn’t trip over the red carpet while rolling it out Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday’s Emmy ceremony. Despite not seeing “daylight in a couple of days” and dreaming she might experience a “face plant” as the show’s host, Lynch pulled it off […]
By FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Problem solved? It would’ve been embarrassing to overlook Melissa Leo when handing out the Emmy nominations this year. After all, just five months ago, she won herself an Oscar. So on Thursday, she got a well-deserved nod for the HBO miniseries “Mildred Pierce.” That got Emmy voters […]
“Law & Order” fans have suffered a lot of blows lately. “Criminal Intent” recently aired its series finale; the “Los Angeles” spin-off got the axe; and beloved “SVU” star Christopher Meloni quit the show, while showrunner Neal Baer is being replaced. But there are a few breaks in the case of “SVU,” which now stands […]
The hunt for “Law & Order: SVU’s” two new detectives has ended. NBC has signed Kelli Giddish (“Chase”) and Danny Pino (“Criminal Minds”) as series regulars. Pino will replace a departing Christopher Meloni, while Giddish is potentially being groomed to take over for Mariska Hargitay – who has requested a lighter schedule when the hit […]