Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 - )


Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

78%

Avg Tomatometer

93%

Avg Audience Score

Series Info

Sexual assaults, domestic disputes and kidnappings are often the primary focus of this crime show, which follows New York City detectives working in a specialized division within the police department. The first spin-off of "Law & Order," this series has featured many high-profile guest stars. Richard Belzer brought his character from "Homicide: Life on the Street," Det. John Munch, to the show after the cancellation of the Baltimore-based series.

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Seasons

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2020, NBC, 3 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, 21 episodes

71%
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2015, NBC, 23 episodes

78%
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2014, NBC, 22 episodes

71%
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2013, NBC, 22 episodes

60%
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2012, NBC, 23 episodes

75%
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2011, NBC, 23 episodes

100%
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2010, NBC, 28 episodes

57%
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2009, NBC, 24 episodes

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2008, NBC, 22 episodes

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2007, NBC, 19 episodes

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2006, NBC, 22 episodes

67%
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2005, NBC, 21 episodes

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2004, NBC, 23 episodes

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2003, NBC, 25 episodes

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2002, NBC, 25 episodes

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2001, NBC, 23 episodes

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2000, NBC, 21 episodes

75%
Critics Consensus: Special Victims Unit often blurs the line between socially conscious and exploitative, but Mariska Hargitay and Christopher Meloni's terse chemistry adds a dimension of personality to the absorbing Law & Order formula.

1999, NBC, 22 episodes

Cast & Crew

Mariska Hargitay
Capt. Olivia Benson
Ice-T
Sgt. Odafin Tutuola
Kelli Giddish
Detective Amanda Rollins
Peter Scanavino
ADA Sonny Carisi
Philip Winchester
Peter Stone
Jamie Gray Hyder
Officer Katriona "Kat" Azar Tamin
Raúl Esparza
ADA Rafael Barba
Michelle Hurd
Monique Jeffries
Danny Pino
Detective Nick Amaro
Dann Florek
Capt. Donald Cragen
Julie Martin
Peter Jankowski
Allison Intieri
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