Ron Rifkin and Brian d'Arcy James Among Guest Stars for Upcoming "SVU" Season
22 Aug 2014
Tony Award winner Ron Rifkin (Cabaret) and two-time Tony nominee Brian d'Arcy James (Shrek, "Smash") are among the actors who will guest star on the upcoming season of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," according to EW.com.
Rifkin and James will guest in an episode titled "Producer's Backend," which is slated to air in October and also feature Hoda Kotb, Stevie Lynn Jones and Dana Wheeler-Nicholson.
Rifkin will reprise his role as Counselor Marvin Exley, who's representing Tensley (Jones), a Hollywood starlet in trouble with the law. James will guest star as a top-level producer, known for giving Tensley and a score of other famous teens their big break.
"Law & Order: SVU" will return Sept. 24 at 9 PM ET on NBC. Visit NBC.com.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.