The Law & Order franchise is being given the large crossover remedy. The fall premieres of the three Thursday night time dramas from Dick Wolf — Law & Order, Law & Order: Organized Crime, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit — will type one large crossover. The NBC occasion will reportedly really feel extra like a film than three episodes, with all three casts intermingling.
Per TV Line, Law & Order showrunner Rick Eid teased the next concerning the occasion:
For the primary time in its historical past, NBC’s “Law & Order” model is bringing all three of its casts collectively for a particular night time of impressed drama programming from creator Dick Wolf on Thursday, Sept. 22 from 8-11 p.m. ET/PT on NBC. It will air the subsequent day on Peacock.
The “Law & Order” premiere occasion, which is able to assist kick-off NBC’s broadcast season, intertwines the plotlines of “Law & Order,” “Law & Order: SVU” and “Law & Order: Organized Crime” right into a singular and all-encompassing three-hour story.
As the telecast begins, a mysterious younger lady is shot in chilly blood and Det. Frank Cosgrove (Jeffrey Donovan) groups up with Det. Jalen Shaw (Mehcad Brooks, first episode) to trace down her killer. Capt. Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Det. Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni) are referred to as in to assist once they notice they’ve greater than a typical murder case on their arms. After uncovering key proof, Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston) and ADA Nolan Price (Hugh Dancy) search justice in opposition to a global crime ring, however problems threaten the end result of their case.
The three-hour telecast was written by Rick Eid (“Law & Order”) and Gwen Sigan (“Chicago P.D.”). The first two hours are directed by “Law & Order” model veteran Jean de Segonzac with Alex Hall (“Law & Order,” “The Deuce”) helming the ultimate hour. The “Law & Order” model is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in affiliation with Wolf Entertainment.
“Nothing demonstrates the power of the ‘Law & Order’ brand more than an ambitious three-hour event with a story that is truly ripped from the headlines that starts on ‘Organized Crime,’ then migrates to ‘SVU’ and finally the trial on ‘Law & Order,’” Wolf stated. “Rick and Gwen did an amazing job writing a compelling script and I can’t think of a bigger and better way to launch the new season of ‘Law & Order’ Thursday.”
“This unprecedented scheduling block is a tribute to all the ‘Law & Order’ fans who’ve been watching this iconic brand for four decades on NBC,” stated Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Programming, NBCU Television and Streaming. “We couldn’t be more excited to open our season with such a historic event.”
(Note: There shall be no credit nor title sequences on the high of the 9 and 10 p.m. hours. The episodes will formally air within the order of “Law & Order: Organized Crime,” “Law & Order: SVU” and “Law & Order,” so we respectfully ask, for continuity functions, to please alert your readers to DVR all three exhibits in the event that they’re going to watched delayed.)
‘LAW & ORDER: ORGANIZED CRIME’
Christopher Meloni, Danielle Moné Truitt, Ainsley Seiger, Brent Antonello and Rick Gonzalez star.
Dick Wolf, Bryan Goluboff, Barry O’Brien, John Polson, Paul Cabbad, Arthur Forney, Christopher Meloni and Peter Jankowski government produce.
“Law & Order: Organized Crime” is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in affiliation with Wolf Entertainment.
‘LAW & ORDER: SVU’
Mariska Hargitay, Ice T, Kelli Giddish, Peter Scanavino and Octavio Pisano star.
Dick Wolf, David Graziano, Julie Martin, Mariska Hargitay, Norberto Barba, Ken Brown, Arthur Forney and Peter Jankowski government produce.
“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in affiliation with Wolf Entertainment.
‘LAW & ORDER’
Sam Waterston, Jeffrey Donovan, Camryn Manheim, Hugh Dancy, Odelya Halevi and Mehcad Brooks star.
Dick Wolf, Rick Eid, Arthur Forney and Peter Jankowski government produce.
“Law & Order” is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in affiliation with Wolf Entertainment.
The Law & Order franchise returns on September twenty second. Check out the teaser trailer for the particular crossover occasion beneath.
What do you think? Are you excited to see all three Law & Order exhibits crossover to resolve one case?