Law & Order Reveals First Look At Original Series Revival As Filming Begins
To the surprise of Law and order fans around the world, it was confirmed earlier this year that the flagship series will return for a 21st season on NBC. Some castings were announced in the days that followed, but now Wolf Entertainment has confirmed that the cameras are rolling and the new episodes are officially rolling. “Here we go. Season 21 of #LawandOrder is officially in production,” they wrote in an Instagram post. Returning star Anthony Anderson can be seen in the photo with Detective Kevin Bernard alongside series newcomer Jeffrey Donovan. Check it out below!
Anderson and Donovan won’t be alone on the show, as Law & Order Revival adds Hannibal Star, the return of fan-favorite sleuth. It was previously reported that longtime Law & Order star Sam Waterston was also in talks for the new season, but to date no news of his involvement has been confirmed. Waterston previously played the role of District Attorney Jack McCoy for fifteen years and over 360 episodes, netting three Primetime Emmy nominations for it throughout his tenure.
“Law & Order is quite simply one of the most iconic shows in television history, and the idea of continuing its legacy and partnering with Dick for a brand new season is simply exhilarating.” entertainment content for NBCUniversal Television and Streaming Susan Rovner said when the new season was announced. “This is great news for NBC as well as TV fans around the world.”
“This will be season 21, so it’s the same ‘Law & Order’ that everyone has known for the first 20 years,” Dick Wolf said previously. Variety on the new season. “So there’s really nothing to fix, we just want to keep telling great stories. The cast will be as always three cops and three DAs … whatever they want. It’s our mantra since the first one. day.
The 21st season of Law & Order will air on NBC on February 24, 2022.