LAW & Order: Special Victim’s Unit has been airing on NBC since September of 1999.
The series has over 20 cast members and has seen various guests throughout its seasons.Jeremy Irons starred in two Law & Order Special Victim’s Unit episodes[/caption]
Who does Jeremy Irons play on Law & Order: SVU?
Jeremy Irons, 72, is an English actor who has guest-starred on Law & Order: SVU playing the role of Dr. Cap Jackson.
He was featured in the episodes Mask and Totem in season 12.
Irons dished to TV Guide about his role in the series, saying: “I’ve done no network TV (and) Law & Order: SVU is so popular amongst a wide variety of my friends.
“I thought it had great style. It reminded me of those paperback crime novels, which move very fast and … I liked the way they told the stories.”Irons played the role of Dr. Cap Jackson in the series[/caption]
Executive Producer Near Baer told TV Guide that Irons’ adds empathy to Jackson’s character.
“He’s struggling with some real fierce emotional issues that he’s able to bring to the surface in a way that we can all identify with, secrets that we have that we don’t know how to deal with,” Baer says.
What is Jeremy Irons known for?
Irons is known for appearing in many West End theater productions for classic novels such as The Winter’s Tale, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, The Taming of the Shrew and Richard II.
He got his first major film role in the romantic drama The French Lieutenant’s Woman, which earned him a British Academy Film Television Arts nomination.
Irons went on to star in various other productions such as Moonlighting, Betrayal, and The Mission.Irons has been in various movies and series throughout his career[/caption]
He was also the voice of Scar in Disney’s The Lion King.
The actor’s latest role includes Zack Snyder’s Justice League film.
Is Law and Order: SVU still on air?
SVU is currently on its 22nd season.
After the premiere of its 21st season in September 2019, it became the longest-running primetime US live-action series in the history of television.
As of May 20, 2021, the show has aired 492 original episodes, surpassing the episode count of the original Law & Order series.
SVU has received 91 award nominations, and has won 33 awards.Law & Order: SVU is currently on its 22nd season[/caption]
When does Law & Order: SVU air?
The series airs Thursdays at 9pm on NBC.
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All episodes of season 22 can be streamed on the NBC website with a TV provider login.
Some episodes of season three are also available on the platform.
Similarly, the show is also available on Hulu and YouTube TV with a paid subscription.