Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 13 (2011 - 2012)




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The 13th series features major cast changes, namely, the additions of two new detectives to the squad: Nick Amaro (Danny Pino) a father and husband whose wife is deployed in Iraq; and Amanda Rollins (Kelli Giddish), a transplant from Atlanta who has a gambling addiction. Early in the season, Benson (Mariska Hargitay) struggles to accept the fact that her longtime partner has left the force, but things look up for her when she begins dating executive ADA David Haden (Harry Connick Jr.). She also befriends defense attorney Bayard Ellis (Andre Braugher). Other guest stars this season include Kyle MacLachlan as a politician and Dan Lauria as a coach.


Mariska Hargitay
as Det. Olivia Benson
Danny Pino
as Det. Nick Amaro
Kelli Giddish
as Det. Amanda Rollins
Richard Belzer
as Det. John Munch
as Det. Odafin `Fin' Tutuola
Dann Florek
as Capt. Donald Cragen
Tamara Tunie
as M.E. Melinda Warner
Stephanie March
as ADA Alexandra Cabot
Diane Neal
as ADA Casey Novak
Linus Roache
as Mike Cutter
Harry Connick Jr.
as ADA David Haden
Andre Braugher
as Bayard Ellis
Laura Benanti
as Maria Grazie
Dean Winters
as Det. Brian Cassidy
B.D. Wong
as Dr. Huang
Michael Weston
as Simon Marsden
Dan Lauria
as Ray Masters
Eric Close
as Colin Barnes
Kyle MacLachlan
as Andrew Raines
Josh Mostel
as Dylan Roth
Mark Consuelos
as Matt Martinez
Mehcad Brooks
as Prince Miller
T.R. Knight
as Gabriel Thomas
Treat Williams
as Jake Stanton
Alexandra Silber
as Nadia Grey
Paige Turco
as Kathleen Raines
Franco Nero
as Robert Distasio
Heavy D
as Prince's Manager
Jenna Stern
as Judge Elana Barth
Judy Reyes
as Housekeeper
Rich Sommer
as Boyd Hartwell
Justin Jones
as Devon Grant
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Critic Reviews for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 13

All Critics (4) | Top Critics (2)

The show must go on, and in true Law and Order style, it's time to bring in some fresh blood in the form of a tough, but twangy belle, Amanda Rollins...I look forward to seeing how she plays off Benson.

Aug 13, 2018 | Full Review…

Rollins might grow into an interesting character and perhaps newcomer Danny Pino will fill Stabler's shoes very soon.

Sep 21, 2011 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

The whole thing was as seamy as the series usually gets - the tale was echt SVU, but this one with better dialogue.

Feb 8, 2012 | Full Review…

For one night at least, the only surviving Law & Order series in America was at the top of its game.

Sep 22, 2011 | Full Review…

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