Law and order Season 22 is fast approaching, with the show premiering with an epic three-hour crossover with Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (SVU) other Law and order: organized crime on NBC on Thursday, September 22.
The show’s special event will see the cast of all three shows reunite for the first time, and the crossover also kicks off season 24 of Law and Order: SVU and season 3 of Law and order: organized crime.
Here’s everything you need to know about who will star in the series.
the Law and order the crossover event is titled “Gimme Shelter” and it will kick off on September 22 at 8 p.m. ET with organized crimefollowed by CSR then concluding with Law and order.
Centered around a plot, the three-series event will see Law and order Detective Frank Cosgrove (Jeffrey Donovan) and Junior Detective Jalen Shaw (played by new cast member Mehcad Brooks) investigate the death of a young girl.
CSR Captain Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Organized crime Detective Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni) also wants to step in to help, with Law and order Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston) and Nolan Price (Hugh Dancy) then work to seek justice against an international criminal network.
Law and order creator Dick Wolf shared a statement with Weekly entertainment about the crossover, saying, “Nothing demonstrates the power of the Law & Order brand more than an ambitious three-hour event with a story truly pulled from the headlines that begins on organized crime, then migrate to CSR and finally the trial of Law and order.
“millstone [Eid] and Gwen [Sigan] did an amazing job writing a compelling script and I can’t think of a bigger and better way to kick off the new season of Law and order Tuesday.”
Eid, who is also the showrunner of Law and order, talked about the event with TVLineand he said, “Unlike other crossovers, it’s structured and produced [on an epic scale].
“It’s not a transfer from one show to another. It’s really a story that involves all the characters from the different shows.”
The three-hour Law & Order event premieres at 8 p.m. ET on NBC on Thursday, September 22.