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Law and Order

Law and Order Dates : 1990 - 2010
456 episodes of 42 min
First broadcasting : 11 Septembre 1994
Creator(s) : Dick Wolf
Producer(s) : Dick Wolf, Arthur W Forney, Richard Sweren, Jeffrey L Hayes
Music : Mike Post
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This series recounts the mechanics of the American penal system, in the Manhattan district in the heart of New York. Starting with the discovery of the crime, through the police investigation and the investigation and ending with the trial.

New York Judicial Police (Law and Order in original version) is an American television series created by Dick Wolf and broadcast between 1990 and 2010 on the NBC channel. The series follows the investigations carried out by New York police inspectors and prosecutors of the City Criminal Affairs office, while working together to resolve serious crimes. The series is known for its unique format, which alternates between the two halves of the investigation and the trial, with each episode divided into two distinct parts.

New York Judicial Police was acclaimed by criticism for its realistic achievement and its realistic approach to crime and criminal justice. The series won several prizes, including a Primetime Emmy Award for the best drama in 1994. It was also nominated for many other prices, including two Golden Globe Awards and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

The series was broadcast for 20 seasons, with a total of 456 episodes. She has launched the career of many actors, including Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson and Sam Waterston. The series was also followed by several spin-offs, including New York Special Unit, New York District and New York Criminal Section.

Despite its end in 2010, New York Judicial Police remains one of the most popular and influential series in the history of American television. Its reputation for the quality and its impact on the police genre make it an essential series for fans of police drama.

The Actors

Sam Waterston - Jack McCoy

Sam Waterston

(Jack McCoy)

S. Epatha Merkerson - Lieutnant Anita Van Buren

S. Epatha Merkerson

(Lieutnant Anita Van Buren)

Chris Noth - Detective Mike Logan

Chris Noth

(Detective Mike Logan)

Elizabeth Röhm - Substitut Serena Southerlyn

Elizabeth Röhm

(Substitut Serena Southerlyn)

Jesse L Martin - Detective Ed Green

Jesse L Martin

(Detective Ed Green)

Jerry Orbach - Détective Lennie Briscoe

Jerry Orbach

(Détective Lennie Briscoe)

Benjamin Bratt - Détective Reynaldo « Rey » Curtis

Benjamin Bratt

(Détective Reynaldo « Rey » Curtis)

Angie Harmon - Substitut Abbie Carmichael

Angie Harmon

(Substitut Abbie Carmichael)

Fred Dalton Thompson - Procureur Arthur Branch

Fred Dalton Thompson

(Procureur Arthur Branch)

Alana De La Garza - Substitut Consuela « Connie » Rubirosa

Alana De La Garza

(Substitut Consuela « Connie » Rubirosa)

Jeremy Sisto - Détective Cyrus Lupo

Jeremy Sisto

(Détective Cyrus Lupo)

Annie Parisse - Substitut Alexandra Borgia

Annie Parisse

(Substitut Alexandra Borgia)

Linus Roache - Premier Substitut Michael Cutter

Linus Roache

(Premier Substitut Michael Cutter)

Anthony Anderson - Détective Kevin Bernard

Anthony Anderson

(Détective Kevin Bernard)


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Each episode begins with this sentence: "In the American penal system, the public prosecutor is represented by two distinct groups, but of equal importance: the police, who investigates crimes, and the prosecutor, who pursues the criminals. Here are their Stories. "

The series was fully shot in New York

This is one of the series that will last long, just behind the Simpsons and in front of Gunsmoke

She engendered 2 spin off: New York Special Unit and New York Criminal Section

She received several awards:

An Emmy Award 1992 for the best sound for the episode a fire like no other

2 In 1993 for the best photograph for the black and white murder episode and best guest in a dramatic series for Elaine Stitch

2 In 1997 for the best dramatic series and best photography for the early Liberation episode

1 other in 1998 for the best photograph for the tracked episode on the internet

1 Screen Actors Guild Awards EN1999 Best actor of Dramatic series for Sam Waterston

1 other in 2005 of best actor of dramatic series for Jerry Orbach


Filming locations:

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