This hard-hitting and emotional series chronicles the life and crimes of the elite Special Victims Unit of the New York Police Department. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit was created by Emmy Award-winning producer Dick Wolf. SVU celebrated its 300th episode in October 2012.
Last Episode15x24 Spring Awakening Aired: May. 21, 2014
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Don't miss the SVU Season 16 premiere, Wednesday, September 24 at 9/8c.
Series Fun Facts
- Two years before joining the cast as a series regular, Diane Neal appeared in an episode playing a woman accused of raping a male stripper.
- According to executive producer Ted Kotcheff the lead parts of Detective Olivia Benson and Detective Elliot Stabler came down to six actors: Mariska Hargitay, Reiko Aylesworth, and Samantha…
[show]According to executive producer Ted Kotcheff the lead parts of Detective Olivia Benson and Detective Elliot Stabler came down to six actors: Mariska Hargitay, Reiko Aylesworth, and Samantha Mathis for the role of Benson and Christopher Meloni, Nick Chinlund, John Slattery for the role of Stabler.
- Law and Order SVU's Olivia and Elliot are named for producer Dick Wolf's children. The name Olivia shows up in Benjamin Bratt's TV family (as one of Rey's daughters) then there's Dr. Olivet.