A crossover event for Law & Order: SVU and Law and Order: Los Angeles will see Mariska Hargitay’s Det. Olivia Benson leave New York for Los Angeles, to join forces with Skeet Ulrich’s Det. Rex Winters.
The plot sees Jennifer Love Hewitt guest star as a rape survivor who, several years earlier, submitted to an invasive exam for a rape evidence collection kit that was ignored by police.
hargitary supports the Joyful Heart Foundation, which supports survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse.
“I’m so honored that the SVU writers see the value in telling this story,” she said, “And it’s very cool how they’re weaving our two shows together.”
The SVU episode will screen next season.
The show has previously had crossovers with Law & Order and Law & Order: Trial by Jury but yet to do the same with Law & Order: Criminal Intent.
Source: TV Guide