Law & Order: SVU was renewed for a seventeenth season by NBC. The start air date of the new episodes is scheduled for Fall 2015. We are waiting for return!
Created by: Dick Wolf
Starring: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Dann Florek, Michelle Hurd…
Genre: Police procedural
Season 16 Episode 1: 10.07 million U.S. viewers
Season 16 Episode 13: 6.20 million U.S. viewers
This time the NBC management decided not to hesitate to renew the «Law & Order: SVU» show. The official report on this respect was made already at the beginning of February 2015, when the list, consisting of five TV shows, which will be on air during 2015/2016, was announced.
The viewers will enjoy 24 «fresh» episodes about the life of the elite police unit called «Special Victims Unit», and the premiere date of the first one on NBC is scheduled for September 23, 2015.
Season 17B (episode 10) start (Return Date) – [January 6, 2016]
It should be mentioned that this will be season 17 of the TV-project, which makes it one of the longest drama on the TV.
What is it so interesting about the given spin-off? Is it better than the original?
UPDATE 1 (Frbruary 1, 2016): NBC has renewed Law & Order: SVU for Season 18.