Exclusive SVU First Look: Alec Baldwin Is Chasing a Story -- and Benson is Having None Of It

30 Rock‘s Alec Baldwin returns to NBC next Wednesday (9/8c, NBC) as a guest star in Law & Order: SVU — and we’ve got an exclusive first look at his feather-ruffling journalist in action.

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The set-up: Renowned New York Ledger columnist Jimmy MacArthur (Baldwin) is granted full access to Benson (Mariska Hargitay, who also directed the episode) and the squad for a story on the city’s Special Victims Unit.

In the following clip, Jimmy shadows Benson & Co. as the investigate the rape of a young Muslim woman — and Benson is none too pleased.