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Law & Order: SVU Stars, Familiar and New, Preview the 'Different' Season Ahead

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No two ways about it: Law & Order: SVU is going to look really different when it returns this fall. With the exit of series vet Christopher Meloni and the addition of both Danny Pino (Cold Case) and Kelli Giddish (The Good Wife), the 13th season of the NBC procedural had the potential of being nearly unrecognizable. But that’s not necessarily the case — nor is said change a bad thing. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Scoop: Law & Order: SVU Snags Andre Braugher… as a Love Interest For Benson?

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Andre Braugher is in negotiations for a recurring role on Law & Order: SVU.

The Emmy winner would play an attorney for the underprivileged who may get close to Mariska Hargitay’s Det. Benson. READ MORE

Emmys 2011: Who Deserves the Award for Best Actress in a Drama?


The 2010 Emmy winner for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series — The Closer‘s Kyra Sedgwick — didn’t even crack the list of nominees for 2011, which will add a dose of unpredictability to the category when the winners are announced at the Sept. 18 kudo-fest. But which woman is most worthy of taking home the statuette? …READ MORE

Exclusive: Law & Order: SVU Takes on Arnold Schwarzenegger Scandal

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The only thing the Arnold Schwarzenegger love-child scandal was missing was a crime. And now Law & Order: SVU is taking care of that. READ MORE

SVU Scoop: David Conrad, Kevin Alejandro Among Five Finalists to Replace Chris Meloni


Law & Order: SVU is going younger with its new male lead.

Sources confirm that Dick Wolf and NBC have narrowed the search for an actor to replace departing leading man Chris Meloni to five candidates: READ MORE

SVU No Longer Looking to Collar Love Hewitt

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Looks like Law & Order: SVU just wasn’t feeling the Love. READ MORE

Mariska Hargitay Laments Chris Meloni's SVU Exit: 'I Love Him and Will Miss Him Terribly'


Law & Order: SVU‘s Mariska Hargitay is speaking out for the first time about the departure of her longtime partner in crime, Chris Meloni. READ MORE

Law & Order: SVU Debate: Who Should Replace Chris Meloni Next Season?

LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT -- NBC Series -- Pictured: Christopher Meloni as Det. Elliot Stabler -- NBC Photo: Chris Haston

I’m not happy that Law & Order: SVU‘s Chris Meloni is retiring his badge after 12 years. Not happy at all. But rather than throw myself a pity party to which you would have all been invited, I’ve decided to channel my negative energy into something positive: finding my girl Mariska Hargitay a new partner before she steps away from the beat full-time at midseason. Here are, for my money, the folks Dick Wolf should be courting: READ MORE

Law & Order: SVU Scoop: Hargitay Inks New Deal, Jennifer Love Hewitt May Succeed Her


Just in time for NBC’s upfront presentation on Monday, Law & Order:SVU star Mariska Hargitay has closed a new deal to return for its upcoming 13th season — but there’s a catch. READ MORE

Scoop: NBC Taps New Law & Order: SVU Boss


In the strongest indication yet that Law & Order: SVU will see a 13th year, I’m hearing NBC is finalizing a deal with Lights Out exec producer Warren Leight to succeed longtime boss Neal Baer as showrunner next season.

Although NBC has yet to formally renew the veteran procedural, …READ MORE