Welcome again to Regulation & Order, Mariska Hargitay! The final time she appeared on the present was earlier than it was revived this yr and her character was nonetheless a detective. Now, followers will likely be getting twice as a lot Captain Olivia Benson on Might 19, along with her serving to out throughout a case within the hour earlier than SVU.
In Regulation & Order‘s Season 21 finale, “Black and Blue,” the homicide of an off-duty NYPD detective threatens to tear the town aside. Detective Frank Cosgrove (Jeffrey Donovan) knew the cop and mourns the lack of a good friend. He asks Benson for assist fixing the case. Plus, D.A. Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston) and Nolan Value (Hugh Dancy) disagree on easy methods to prosecute the wrongdoer, sparking sharp condemnation from all sides.
The promo introduces the case and reveals Benson with Detective Kevin Bernard (Anthony Anderson) and Cosgrove. It appears like there’ll, as soon as once more, as has been for the reason that starting of the season, pressure between Bernard and Cosgrove. “You imagine it’s that easy? A black girl and a white cop?” Bernard asks.
Plus, it’s going to get intense in courtroom, with a cop yelling out, “You name this justice?” And Hargitay isn’t the one one from SVU showing. Terry Serpico will visitor star as Chief McGrath, and the video ends with him telling McCoy, “we now have to heal this metropolis.” Watch under.
Hargitay beforehand appeared on Regulation & Order in three episodes, twice in Season 10 (in 2000) and as soon as in Season 16 (in 2005). With Regulation & Order, SVU, and Organized Crime all returning for the 2022-2023 season, one thing tells us this received’t be the final time the unique sequence is a part of a crossover.
Regulation & Order, Season 21 Finale, Thursday, Might 19, 8/7c, NBC