By Patrick Munn | November 3, 2015 - 7:18 pm | 2 Comments
NBC is beefing up on four of their hit drama series. The network has ordered one additional episode apiece for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, freshman thriller Blindspot, Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D., TVWise has learned. Each of those four series will now produce 23 episodes this season.
By Patrick Munn | September 22, 2015 - 11:22 pm | No Comments
NBC 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).
By Patrick Munn | September 22, 2015 - 9:30 pm | No Comments
Law & 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.
By Patrick Munn | July 1, 2015 - 9:34 am | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | April 1, 2015 - 8:51 pm | 2 Comments
A 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.
By Patrick Munn | February 5, 2015 - 7:35 pm | No Comments
NBC has handed out early renewals to 'The Blacklist', 'Chicago Fire', 'Chicago PD', 'Grimm' and 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit' - all of which will feature on the network's fall schedule for the 2015-2016 season.