‘Law and Order’ season 21: NBC reboot and original series renewal
NBC will return to the beginning to continue Thursday night Law and order trifecta.
The network announced late Tuesday that it will bring back the original Law and order (aka “Mothership”), the main series will pick up where it left off more than a decade ago – with its 21st season. It remains unclear which cast members will return for the revival, though sources confirm that initial talks are underway with a handful of franchise vets.
when Law and order It was abruptly canceled by NBC in May 2010 at the conclusion of its twentieth season, the band included Jeremy Sisto, Anthony Anderson, Ipatha Merkerson, Linus Roche, Alana de la Garza, and Sam Waterston.
“There are very few things in life that are literally dreams come true,” franchisor Dick Wolf said in a statement. “that’s mine.”
This move comes after nearly three months NBC has canceled the third iteration originally envisagedLaw and Order: Defense. The ill-fated show received a direct-to-series order last May and was scheduled to premiere this fall. Law & Order: SVU And Law and order: organized crime.
Law and order She underwent countless cast changes during 20 seasons. The longest-lived cast members include the late Stephen Hill as DA Adam Schiff (seasons 1-10), and the late Jerry Orbach as Det. Lenny Briscoe (seasons 3-14), the aforementioned Merckerson as Lieutenant Anita Van Buren (seasons 4-20), the aforementioned Waterston as Da Jack McCoy (seasons 5-20) and Jesse L. Martin as Dett. Ed Green (seasons 10-18).
Back in 2015, NBC flirted with a request for a Revival of a limited series of 10 episodes Law and orderBut the project eventually collapsed.
“Law and order Susan Rovner, Head of Entertainment Content at NBCUniversal Television and Streaming, said of the current situation. “This is great news for NBC as well as TV fans everywhere.”
Berlina Egbokwe, Chairman of Universal Studio Group, added: “The Pioneer is back Law and order A pivotal 21st season series is a moment of your pride and a moment of ours.”
Rick Eid, a wolf veteran Law and order And the #OneChicago franchises, she will serve as Show Director and EP. Additional EPs are Wolf, Arthur Forney and Peter Jankowski.