All posts tagged 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit'

Andy Karl Joins ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ As New Sergeant

Andy KarlNBC has found the new Sergeant for SVU. Andy Karl (Forever) has boarded the seventeenth season of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Sergeant Mike Dodds, the second in command at the Manhattan SVU. He is the son of NYPD Deputy Chief William Dodds (Peter Gallagher).

Warren Leight Exiting As ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Showrunner After Season 17

SVU - BensonLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit is losing its showrunner. Franchise veteran Warren Leight, who also served as showrunner on Law & Order spin-off Criminal Intent, will step down from his duties as SVU showrunner at the end of its upcoming seventeenth season, He took over as showrunner in 2011 and is widely credited for "creatively rebooting" Special Victims Unit for its thirteenth season.

Acquisitions Roundup: Universal Channel Picks Up UK Rights To ‘HTGAWM’ Season 2, ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Season 3 & More

While all eyes are inevitably on which new shows from the 2015-2016 season will be headed to the UK, TVWise will be taking a look at the current roster of U.S. scripted series, confirming which shows will in fact be returning to their UK broadcasters. We continue our coverage with a look at Universal Channel, who have picked up the rights to the second season of How To Get Away With Murder, the third season of Sleepy Hollow & more.

Dann Florek Plots ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ Return

Dann Florek - SVUA fan favourite is (temporarily) returning to Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Dann Florek, who played Don Cragen across fifteen seasons of SVU (not to mention three seasons of the original Law & Order), is reportedly returning to the veteran procedural to reprise his role in an upcoming episode of the show's sixteenth season.