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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 - )

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 - )

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66%

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Lieutenant Olivia Benson leads a team that finds justice for victims of the city's worst crimes. NYPD Detectives Odafin Tutuola, Amanda Rollins and Sonny Carisi serve on the Special Victims Unit with compassion and courage. And Assistant District Attorney Peter Stone serves as the legal side of the team, seeking justice for SVU's victims and survivors with precision and a passion to win.
Creator: Dick Wolf

Most Recent Episode

Aired Thu, Jun 3, 2021

Wolves in Sheep's Clothing
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 22, Wolves in Sheep's Clothing

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Seasons

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2020, NBC, 19 episodes

80%
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2020, NBC, 20 episodes

100%
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2018, NBC, 24 episodes

80%
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2017, NBC, 24 episodes

100%
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2016, NBC, 22 episodes

71%
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2015, NBC, 34 episodes

78%
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2014, NBC, 22 episodes

71%
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2013, NBC, 22 episodes

Cast

Mariska Hargitay
as Sgt. Olivia Benson
Kelli Giddish
as Det. Amanda Rollins
Ice-T
as Det. Odafin `Fin' Tutuola
Peter Scanavino
as Det. Dominick "Sonny" Carisi
Raul Esparza
as ADA Rafael Barba
Jamie Gray Hyder
as Det. Katriona "Kat" Tamin
Philip Winchester
as ADA Peter Stone
Peter Gallagher
as Deputy Chief William Dodds
Danny Pino
as Det. Nick Amaro
Tamara Tunie
as M.E. Melinda Warner
Dean Winters
as Det. Brian Cassidy
Dann Florek
as Capt. Donald Cragen
Richard Belzer
as Sgt. John Munch
Stephanie March
as ADA Alexandra Cabot
Diane Neal
as ADA Casey Novak
Linus Roache
as Mike Cutter
Christopher Meloni
as Det. Elliot Stabler
B.D. Wong
as George Huang
Melissa Sagemiller
as ADA Gillian "Jill" Hardwicke
Judith Light
as Elizabeth Donnelly
Ron Leibman
as Executive ADA Stan Villani
Michelle Hurd
as Det. Monique Jeffries
Isabel Gillies
as Kathy Stabler
Erin Broderick
as Maureen Stabler
Holiday Segal
as Kathleen Stabler
Allison Siko
as Kathleen Stabler
Jeffrey Scaperrotta
as Dickie Stabler
Patricia Cook
as Elizabeth Stabler
Adam Beach
as Det. Chester Lake
Michaela McManus
as ADA Kim Greylek
J.K. Simmons
as Dr. Emil Skoda
Connie Nielsen
as Det. Dani Beck
Mary Stuart Masterson
as Dr. Rebecca Hendrix
Leslie Hendrix
as M.E. Elizabeth Rodgers
Noel Fisher
as Dale Stuckey
Christine Lahti
as ADA Sonya Paxton
Sharon Stone
as ADA Jo Marlowe
Caren Browning
as Mrs. Davies
Andy Karl
as Sgt. Mike Dodds
Robert John Burke
as Sgt. Ed Tucker
Elizabeth Ashley
as Serena Benson
Mike Doyle
as Forensics Tech O'Halloran
Ned Eisenberg
as Russell Rothberg
Delaney Williams
as Counselor John Buchanan
Ernest Waddell
as Ken Randall
Peter Hermann
as Trevor Langan
Josh Pais
as Robert Sorenson
Lindsay Pulsipher
as Kim Rollins
Robin Williams
as Merritt Rook
Becki Newton
as Colleen Heaton
Jenna Stern
as ADA Kathleen Eastman
Francie Swift
as ADA Sherri West
Dallas Roberts
as Thomas Mathers
Andre Braugher
as Bayard Ellis
Greg Germann
as Derek Strauss
Donal Logue
as Declan O'Rourke
Jefferson Mays
as M.E. Rudnick
Kevin O'Rourke
as Sam Tiffany
Susie Essman
as Counselor Arlene Heller
Joseph Lyle Taylor
as Jamie Barragon
Callie Thorne
as Nikki Staines
Michael Potts
as IAB Sgt. Cole Draper
Viola Davis
as Donna Emmett
Vincent Spano
as Federal Agent Dean Porter
Marcia Gay Harden
as Star Morrison
Brad Garrett
as Gary Munson
Jeffrey Tambor
as Ben Cohen, Cohen
Marlo Thomas
as Mary Clark
Robert Sean Leonard
as ADA Kenneth O'Dwyer
Leslie Odom Jr.
as Rev. Curtis Scott
Audrie J. Neenan
as Marilyn Haynes
Gloria Reuben
as Violet Tremain
Fred Dalton Thompson
as DA Arthur Branch
Jeremy Irons
as Cap Jackson
Jessica Phillips
as ADA Pippa Cox
Michael Gross
as Arthur Esterman
Mili Avital
as Marta Stevens
Karina Logue
as Lisa Munson
Jonathan Cake
as Monsignor Mulregan
Kirk Acevedo
as Det. Hector Salazar, Salazar
Isiah Whitlock Jr.
as NTCC Director
Sophia Bush
as Erin Lindsay
Megan Murphy
as Laura Knowles
Jason Bowen
as Det. Marcus Perry
Michael Weston
as Simon Marsden
Pablo Schreiber
as William Lewis
Mariette Hartley
as Lorna Scarry
Meredith Travers
as Brooke Rayburn
Paget Brewster
as Sheila Tierney
Daveed Diggs
as Louis Henderson
John Cullum
as Barry Moredock
Harry Connick Jr.
as ADA David Haden
Elizabeth Mitchell
as Andrea Brown
Ryan Buggle
as Noah Porter-Benson
Jessica Phillips
as ADA Pippa Cox
George Newbern
as Dr. Al Pollack
Craig Bierko
as Dep. Marshal Andy Eckerson
David Thornton
as Lionel Granger
Barry Bostwick
as Oliver Gates
Kathryn Erbe
as Lt. Alexandra Eames
Chris Diamantopoulos
as David Willard
Charlie Ray
as Belinda `Passion' Holt
Kevin Tighe
as Julian Cooper
Terry Serpico
as Les Cooper
Steven Zirnkilton
as Opening Announcer
Martin Donovan
as Dr. Archibald Newlands
Robin Weigert
as Heather Stark
Cathy Moriarty
as Denise Eldridge
Peter Riegert
as Chauncey Zeirko
Michael Boatman
as Dave Seaver
Titus Welliver
as Tom Landricks
Michael Gaston
as Malcolm Field
Richard Thomas
as Daniel Varney
John Stamos
as Ken Turner
Michael Kostroff
as Counselor Evan Braun
Rita Wilson
as Bree Mazelon
Mary Bacon
as Susie Frain
Abigail Savage
as Nina Kelly
Philip Bosco
as Davis Langley
Eddie Hargitay
as Officer Montero
Geneva Carr
as Margo Sanders
Beverly D'Angelo
as Rebecca Balthus
James Waterston
as Mr. Harvey
Hari Dhillon
as Counselor Varma
Adam Baldwin
as Capt. Steven Harris
Lothaire Bluteau
as Henri Rouseau
David Lipman
as Judge Cohen
Timothy Adams
as Brent Allen Banks
Virginia Madsen
as Beth Rollins
Bryce Romero
as Sam Conway
Whoopi Goldberg
as Janette Grayson
Anthony Edwards
as Sgt. Griffin
Wyclef Jean
as Vincent Love
Bob Gunton
as Lawrence Hendricks Sr.
Jessie Carter
as Ann Davenport
Christopher Dylan
as Avery Parker
Sarah Wynter
as Dr. Nicole Keller
Lincoln Melcher
as Kyle Turner
Danny Johnson
as Teddy "Brown Sugar" Hawkins
Melanie Chandra
as Lela Samra
Max Baker
as CSU Tech Colin Bennett
Taryn Manning
as Larissa Welsh
Shohreh Aghdashloo
as Det. Saliyah "Sunni" Qadri
Rose McGowan
as Cassandra Davina
Terrence Howard
as Jonah Dekker
Maria Bello
as Vivian Arliss
Debra Messing
as Alicia Harding
Lori Singer
as Dede Aston
CCH Pounder
as Carolyn Maddox
Joe Grifasi
as Hashi Horowitz
Annie Monroe
as Quinn Berris
Tom O'Rourke
as Judge Seligman
Genesis Rodriguez
as Lourdes Vega
Carlos Miranda
as Miguel Lopez
Shiri Appleby
as Amelia Albers
Amy Hargreaves
as Jane Wellesley
Kris Eivers
as Gus Yoder
Peter Jacobson
as Bart Ganzel
Jason Beghe
as Sgt. Hank Voight
Kate Burton
as Annette Cole
Trieste Kelly Dunn
as Colleen Heaton
Tom Irwin
as Jerry Bullard
Charlie Tahan
as Calvin Arliss
Gil Perez-Abraham
as Hector Ramirez
David Patrick Kelly
as Orville Underwood
Pam Grier
as Claudia Williams
Illeana Douglas
as Gina Bernardo
William Hill
as Allen Cooper
Kim Delaney
as Capt. Julia Millfield
Stefanie Scott
as Clare Wilson
Gary Cole
as Xander Henry
Lisa Gay Hamilton
as Teresa Randall
Thomas Sadoski
as Joe Thagard
Mark Moses
as James Grall
Julie White
as Dr. Anne Morella
Myk Watford
as Mr. Davies
Lauren Cohan
as Avery, Sports Reporter
Bob Saget
as Glenn Cheales
John Magaro
as Keith Musio
Joe Biden
as Himself
Ryan Metcalf
as Mickey Reid
Casey Cott
as Lucas Hale
Ryan Devlin
as Pastor Eldon
Brit Morgan
as Jenna Miller
Corey Cott
as Ellis Griffin
Aaron Sanders
as Luke Keller
Brent Sexton
as Jim Turner
Alyssa Sutherland
as Sadie Parker
Dante Brown
as Darius McCrae
Ariane Rinehart
as Sarah Morrissey
Rachelle Lefevre
as Nadine Lachere
Patch Darragh
as Ron Duca
Kristen Hager
as Abby Clarke
Marin Ireland
as Gina Maylor
Linda Powell
as Lauren White
Jim True-Frost
as Thomas Banks
Patricia Kalember
as Judge Taten
Judd Hirsch
as Dr. Judah Platner
Jessica Pimentel
as Selma Garcia
Cody Lindquist
as Brooke Norwalk
Bill Dawes
as Alex Ryan
Ryan Hurst
as Doug Loveless
Sterling Beaumon
as Hunter Mazelon
Dashiell Eaves
as Kevin Donlan
Bob Ari
as Ignatius Petty
Tim Hopper
as Desk Clerk Wilde
Ted Sutherland
as Zack Foster
J.C. MacKenzie
as Brian Ackerman
Derek Cecil
as Russell Ramsay
Fionnula Flanagan
as Sheila Baxter
Tyler Elliot Burke
as Mitch Jenkins
Joe Tapper
as Delray Mellott
Willa Fitzgerald
as Ava Parcell
Chris Bauer
as Sgt. Tom Cole
Ian Nelson
as Eric Hendricks
Maureen Mueller
as Susan Janet
Zach McGowan
as Anton Krasnikov
Zoe McLellan
as Dr. Fran Conway
Amy Spanger
as Helen Turner
Jordan Bridges
as Roger Littrell
Tiffany Robinson
as Micha Green
Nazneen Contractor
as Nahla Nasar
Jon Seda
as Antonio Dawson
Kelli Williams
as Melanie Harper
Anna Osceola
as Janie Spears
Rodney Richardson
as Logan Blake
David Marciano
as Cameraman, Rick
Catherine Bell
as Naomi Cheales
David Alpay
as Chad Miller
Brian Charles Johnson
as George "G Man" Fortino
Sofia Vassilieva
as Sarah Walsh
Billy McNamara
as Det. Sam Bishop
William McNamara
as Det. Sam Bishop
Jack McGee
as Lt. Allen James
Wass Stevens
as ESU Lieutenant
Jason Cerbone
as Lorenzo Desappio
John Ottavino
as Burt Ferris
Rebecca Luker
as Wendy Campbell
Robert Montano
as Mr. Berrara
Kyle MacLachlan
as Brett Morton, Dr. Brett Morton
Blair Brown
as Lynne Riff
Henry Ian Cusick
as Erik Weber
Audra McDonald
as Audrey Jackson
Nicholas Gonzalez
as Mike Sandoval
Eva Kaminsky
as Det. Mary Kralik
Shirley Knight
as Eileen Wharton
Christopher Evan Welch
as William Lexner
Cynthia Ettinger
as Angie Landricks
Ami Brabson
as Trial Judge Karyn Blake
Nedra McClyde
as Ilana Benjamin
Blair Underwood
as Miles Sennet
Cary Elwes
as Sidney Truex
Adrienne C. Moore
as Cheryl McCrae
Drea de Matteo
as Sandra Roberts
Roca
as Caleb, Caleb Bryant
Reg Rogers
as Carl Fleming
Charles Shaughnessy
as Martin Trenway
Chris Sarandon
as Wesley Masoner
Laura Leighton
as Lillian Rice
Gage Polchlopek
as Ethan Miller
Lawrence Clayton
as Matt Wyatt
Tess Soltau
as Caroline Pereira
Lou Diamond Phillips
as Jeremy Paul Wilson
Anthony Anderson
as Det. Lucius Blaine
Brian Dennehy
as Judson Tierney
Christopher Sieber
as Frank Baker
Natia Dune
as Ana Kapic
Paula Marshall
as Laura Collett
Adriana DeGirolami
as Gloria Ramirez
Raphael Sbarge
as Atty. Harold Timmons
Will Brill
as Harry Ingram
Kevin Carolan
as Ronald Fleming
Kip Pardue
as Rev. Gary Langham
Debra Jo Rupp
as Debra Hartnell
Ben Cole
as Ray Wilson
Erika Rolfsrud
as Linda Wilson
Colm Feore
as Jordan Hayes
Tracy Pollan
as Harper Anderson
Erica Sweany
as Kate Tompkins
Zach Appelman
as Ryan Engel
Angie Harmon
as ADA Abbie Carmichael
Jack Gwaltney
as Roger Silver
Paige Turco
as Pam Adler
Wentworth Miller
as Off. Nate Kendall
Ann Dowd
as Louise Durning
Gary Basaraba
as George Burton
Marlee Matlin
as Dr. Amy Solwey
Bebe Neuwirth
as Nina Laszlo
Tom Mason
as Lawrence Fuller
Samantha Mathis
as Hilary Barclay
Robert Vaughn
as Tate Speer
Anne Pitoniak
as Ethel Berry
Erica Bradshaw
as Court Clerk
Frank Pando
as Jesse Bleyer
Betty Buckley
as Colette Walsh
John Dossett
as Tom Dayton
Dan Lauria
as Peter Kurtz
Louis Mustillo
as Lou Parks
Jesse Lee Soffer
as Det. Jay Halstead
Kal Penn
as Henry
John Bolger
as Douglas Lamerly
Marc Damon Johnson
as Agent Dan Conley
Chris Henry Coffey
as James Collett
Will Swenson
as Mitch Hampton
Sarah Clarke
as Cynthia Hendricks
Brian Hutchison
as Frank Wilson
Brian McCarthy
as Malcolm Barnstable
Akintola Jiboyewa
as Lt. Richard Hill
Sarah Deaver
as Lydia Banks
Roxanna Hope Radja
as Alexis Sidnana
Sherri Parker Lee
as Denise Johansen
Leslie Caron
as Lorraine Delmas
Emily VanCamp
as Charlotte Truex
Cody Kostro
as Charlie Dobkins
Enid Graham
as Linda Cole
Joe Holt
as Major Robert Dantley
A.J. Cook
as Debbie Shields
Robert Klein
as Dwight Stanitch
Neil Maffin
as Kenneth Clearly
Beau Gravitte
as Roy Barnett
Elise Hudson
as Aida Galanis
Bernadette Peters
as Stella Danquiss
Michael Michele
as Valerie Sennet
Sarah Drew
as Becca Rice
Iain Armitage
as Theo Lachere
Peyton List
as Margery Evans
Natalie Cole
as Serena Waldron
Dana Eskelson
as Robin Winnock
Charles Martin Smith
as Sheriff Bartley
Ken Howard
as Dr. Rieff
Victoria Leigh
as Lane Baker
Theo Stockman
as Michael Wheeler
Sean Patrick Reilly
as Richard Witt
Olympia Dukakis
as Debbie Marsh
William Mapother
as Luke Edmunds
John Doman
as Rod Franklin
Marlyne Barrett
as Sarah Miller
Massiel Mordan
as Soledad Ramirez
Paul Wesley (II)
as Danny Burrell
Andy Powers
as Hal Shipley
Jamie McShane
as Luke Davis
Mitch Pileggi
as Agent Jack Hammond
Taylor Spreitler
as Chloe Sellers
Brian Geraghty
as Peter Butler
Michael Mastro
as Arraignment Judge D. Serani
Adam LeFevre
as Chief Darryl Walker
Griffin Matthews
as Leslie Connolly
Harvey Atkin
as Alan Ridenour
Annie Potts
as Sophie Devere
Bruce Kirkpatrick
as Richard White
Brian Kerwin
as Evan Ramsey
Caris Vujcec
as Detective Louise Campesi
Sheila Tousey
as Judge Larsen
Laura Gómez
as Selena Cruz
Kelly Deadmon
as Stephanie Buckley
Sara Ramirez
as Mrs. Berrara
Hunter Parrish
as Jordan Owens
Chris Elliott
as Pete Matthews
Conor Proft
as Justin Collett
Kelly McAndrew
as Diane Griffin
Rafael Benoit
as Oscar Ramirez
Dave Navarro
as Ferrari, Himself
Will Estes
as Adam Halder
Rooney Mara
as Jessica DeLay
Jack Vignone
as Jake Winnock
Hadi Tabbal
as Masud Faraj
Michael Kelly
as Luke Dixon
James Carpinello
as Joe Gilbert
Stephen Park
as Eugene Lee
Anastasia Barzee
as Jeanne Howell
Sabel Gonzales
as Eva Carson
Frankie G
as Jose Marquez
Tiffany Evans
as Tessa Sennet
Alexis Collins
as Ashley Harper
Ben Cook
as Adam Turner
Jared Zirilli
as Rodney Marsh
Stephen Gregory
as Dr. Beresford
Dalton Harrod
as Will Stein
James Colby
as Jeremy Ostilow
Nestor Serrano
as Lloyd Carlson
Carlos León
as Nicky Crow (Machete)
Stephen C. Bradbury
as Judge Colin McNamara
Anne James
as Dr. Larom
P.J. Brown
as Billy Turner
Michele Pawk
as Valentina Bilescu
Marianne Hagan
as Erin Sena
Perez Hilton
as Himself
Sprague Grayden
as Mia Kessler
Tricia Paoluccio
as Nicole Manning
Lisa Emery
as Mary Ellen Lesinski
Mallory Bechtel
as Hadley Sadler
Jonathan Silverman
as Josh Galloway
Matthew Modine
as Gordon Rickett
Alana De La Garza
as Connie Rubirosa
Brian Sheppard
as Soren West
Max Weinstein
as Tommy Hoffman
Dana Delany
as Carolyn Spencer
Sasha Alexander
as Anne Mill
Luke Kirby
as Andrew Liebowitz
Stevie Lynn Jones
as Tensley Evans
Alexis Dziena
as Mia Van Wagner
Pamela Stewart
as Sonya Purcell
Sara Flanigan
as Lilah Finch
Fiona Robert
as Avery Capshaw
Winston Duke
as Cedric Jones
Jake O'Connor
as Gavin Baker
Domenica Feraud
as Maria Ortoli
Gavin-Keith Umeh
as Little Tino
Omar Benson Miller
as Rudi Bixton
Lily Rabe
as Nikki
Jon Budinoff
as Tracy Briggs
Victoria Wyndham
as Rita Colino
Leven Rambin
as Reagan Michels
Peter Francis James
as Judge Kevin Beck
Darnell Williams
as Steven Stansfield
Danny Burstein
as Eric Parker
Bret Lada
as Jack Price
Sebastian Beacon
as Gabriel Norton
Leslie Lyles
as Sylvia Williams
Matt Landers
as Glen Portney
Benton Greene
as Charles Franklin
Gia Crovatin
as Samantha Chapman
Mathew St. Patrick
as Roddy Franklin
Jana Robbins
as Sean Darringer
Josh Marcantel
as Matt Sheridan
Elizabeth A. Davis
as Alessandra Bay
Jackie Debatin
as Sue Ann Daly
Otto Sanchez
as Delfino Melendez
Karl Kenzler
as Father Denis
Austin Lysy
as Mike D.
Mouzam Makkar
as Raina Punjabi
Nikki Estridge
as Det. Delano
Jennifer Van Dyck
as Ann Ostilow
Emily Shaffer
as Jessica Walcott
Harry Zittel
as Jason King
Curt Bouril
as Det. Carlson
Paula Garcés
as CSU Tech Millie Vizcarrondo
Sean Cullen
as Arthur Pruitt
Jerry Orbach
as Lennie Briscoe
Bjorn Thornstad
as Atty. Mitch Jackson
Daniel Cosgrove
as Dr. Daniel Keller
Stephanie Berry
as Kathleen Cleaver
Craig McEldowney
as Calvin Portney
Kate Mulgrew
as AUSA Donna Geysen
Van Hughes
as Luke Young
Jenelle Lynn Randall
as Angela Franklin
Eleanor Hutchins
as Elizabeth Hassenback
Perry Yung
as Master Randy Lui
Zach Gilford
as Kevin Wilcox
Ali Reza
as Dr. Mehta
Tim Daly
as Jeb Curtis
Michael Welch
as Scott Heston
Kali Rocha
as Cindy Marino
Meg Gibson
as Dr. Joanna Polk
Kevin Kane
as Scott Ryland
Hoda Kotb
as Herself
Michael Torpey
as Nick Brown
Robert Foxworth
as Dr. Ben Hadley
Jennifer Esposito
as Sarah Logan
Saxon Sharbino
as Savannah Ross
Bill Winkler
as Beau Miller
Antoinette LaVecchia
as Mrs. Paoletti
Olga Merediz
as Veronica Nash
Eric Elizaga
as Stephen Hale
Mary B. McCann
as Didi Denzler
Aida Turturro
as Trial Judge Felicia Catano
Joanna Going
as Leah Linwood
Gage Golightly
as Katy Miller
Anne Archer
as Trudy Morris
Carl Weathers
as SA Mark Jefferies
Duncan Nicholson
as Nicky Moore
Lobo Sebastian
as Joaquin Menendez
Chloe Csengery
as Perry Gilbert
Henry Winkler
as Edwin Todd
Matt Mulhern
as Brad Kendall
John Savage
as Lucas Biggs
Abigail Hawk
as Maggie Householder
Rebekah Kennedy
as Esther Labott
America Olivo
as Claudia Bell
Chazz Palminteri
as Perry Cannavaro
Juan Castano
as Manny Montero
Genevieve Angelson
as Kayla Morgan
Wallace Shawn
as Benjamin Edelman
Eden Malyn
as April Baker
T.J. Thyne
as Dr. Joshua Hensley
Eowyn Young
as Mackenzie Tolliver
Agustin Rodriguez
as Hector Ramirez
Chloë Sevigny
as Christine
Melinda Dillon
as Jenny Rogers
Henry Simmons
as Shakir "The Shark" Wilkins
Kim Chan
as Zhang
Ming-Na Wen
as Li Mei Lu, Li Mei Wu