Is Olivia Benson still fighting the good fight? Will the Law & Order: Special Victims Unit TV show be cancelled or renewed for a 21st season on NBC? The television vulture is watching all the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Law & Order: SVU, season 21. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?
What’s This TV Show About?
A Dick Wolf NBC legal drama, Law & Order: SVU stars Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T, Kelli Giddish, Peter Scanavino, and Philip Winchester. The police procedural centers on Lt. Olivia Benson (Hargitay) and her elite squad of New York City Police Department detectives who investigate crimes including sexual assault, child abuse, and domestic violence.
Season 20 Ratings
The 20th season of Law & Order: SVU averaged a 0.85 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 4.18 million viewers. Compared to season 19, that’s down by 32% and 30%, respectively. Find out how Law & Order: Special Victims Unit stacks up against the other NBC TV shows we are tracking.
Will NBC cancel or renew Law & Order: SVU for season 21? The ratings are still pretty good for an NBC series in today’s landscape. I think it is likely to be renewed for season 21, unless the team decides to end the show, or there’s a disagreement on money. Since that’s just speculation, I’ll keep an eye on the ratings and update this page with new developments. Subscribe for free updates on any Law & Order: SVU cancellation or renewal news.
3/29/19 update: NBC has renewed Law & Order: SVU for a historic 21st season.
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