Betty Buckley to Guest on "Law & Order: SVU"

News   Betty Buckley to Guest on "Law & Order: SVU" Tony Award winner Betty Buckley will make a guest appearance on an upcoming episode of the acclaimed NBC drama "Law & Order: SVU."
Betty Buckley
Betty Buckley

On her official website the award-winning actress writes, "I just finished shooting an episode in NYC of 'Law & Order: SVU' which will air, I think, on Jan. 31. I play Rebecca DeMornay's attorney. She was great and it was really fun working with my friend Christopher Meloni again and also the beautiful Mariska Hargitay. The cast and crew on SVU are so terrific." Betty Buckley offered acclaimed performances in Sunset Boulevard, Carrie, Song & Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, 1776 and Promises, Promises. She won a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella in the Broadway production of Cats, and she starred on the London stage in Promises, Promises and Sunset Boulevard, earning an Olivier Award nomination for her work in the latter. Also a TV ("Eight Is Enough") and film (Tender Mercies) star, the actress-singer devotes much of her time to concert appearances around the world. Her solo CD, "Stars and the Moon: Betty Buckley Live at the Donmar Warehouse," was nominated for a Grammy Award, and her newest recording, "The Doorway," is her first for the Fynsworth Alley label. The actress was also seen on the final three seasons of the acclaimed HBO series "Oz" as well as in the Lincoln Center revue, Elegies: A Song Cycle.

"Law & Order: SVU" airs Tuesday evenings at 10 PM ET on WNBC-TV. For more information visit www.nbc.com.