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Dick Wolf Defends Mike Tyson Casting

3rd February 2013

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit creator Dick Wolf has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the casting of convicted rapist Mike Tyson in an episode of the hit crime drama series.The former boxer has...

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Ron Howard And Dick Wolf To Be Cemented In Tv History

23rd January 2013

Actor Ron Howard and Law & Order creator Dick Wolf are among the stars set to be inducted into The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame later this year (13).The former Happy...

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Chicago Fire: Dick Wolf’S New Show Fails To Set Critics Alight

By Hayley Avron | 10th October 2012

Dick Wolf’s Chicago Fire premieres on NBC tonight (October 10, 2012) but has he retained the charm of Law and Order in this new venture? Starring 'House’s' Jesse Spencer (as Lt. Mathew Casey) and Taylor...

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Mariska Hargitay Takes Backseat As Kelli Giddish Arrives

28th June 2011

Mariska Hargitay, the Golden Globe-winning actress best known for her role on 'Law and Order Svu', will take a backseat on the show for the upcoming 13th season, reports Deadline. Mariska Hargitay has only signed...

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Russell Crowe To Direct First Movie

26th April 2011

Russell Crowe is set to make his directorial debut in '77'.The Oscar-winning actor has wanted to helm a project for years and after deciding the police movie is the perfect film for him to get...

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The Things They Say 18306

6th October 2010

"I think she will get an Emmy nomination. I think it's one of the more amazing actor transformations that I've seen. She put herself onto a different level." Law & Order creator DICK WOLF suggests...

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Fascinating Fact 9729

28th July 2010

LAW & ORDER franchise boss DICK WOLF is set to become a novelist. He has signed a new deal with publishers at William Morrow to pen two books. The first will be a thriller about...

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Anderson Went On Wolf Diet

25th April 2010

Actor ANTHONY ANDERSON has been steadily losing weight ever since landing a role on hit crime show LAW & ORDER - after producer DICK WOLF asked him not to pile on any more pounds.The once...

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Wolf Receives Tv Honour

11th April 2008

LAW + ORDER creator DICK WOLF will be honoured at the International Academy of Television Arts + Sciences in New York in November (08). Wolf will collect the Founders Award for his role as the...

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Nbc Takes Law + Order Producer To Court

29th January 2008

Bosses at U.S. TV network NBC Universal are taking LAW + ORDER creator DICK WOLF to court in a dispute over how much he is paid. Executive producer Wolf - responsible for the original legal...

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Law And Order Goes To Court

28th January 2008

NBC has sued producer Dick Wolf, responsible for the Law and Order series, over a contractual dispute. The network has asked an L.A. Superior Court judge to decide just what Wolf, the executive producer of...

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Perry's Native American Jibe Upsets Benefit Crowd

18th October 2007

LAW + ORDER creator DICK WOLF refused to shake MATTHEW PERRY's hand at a benefit on Saturday (13Oct07), after the former FRIENDS star made an offensive joke about Native Americans. Perry was hosting The Lili...

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The Doors Set To Return To The Movies

7th April 2006

Iconic rock act THE DOORS are returning to the big screen in two new documentaries. Top TV producer DICK WOLF will team up with RAY MANZAREK, ROBBY KRIEGER and JOHN DENSMORE - the three surviving...

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Orbach Laid To Rest Today

31st December 2004

LATEST: American actor JERRY ORBACH will be buried today (31DEC04) at a private funeral service in New York. The acting veteran, 69, died on Tuesday (28DEC04) at New York's Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center during...

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Law And Order's Orbach Diagnosed With Cancer

2nd December 2004

LAW AND ORDER TV veteran JERRY ORBACH has been diagnosed with cancer of the prostate. The EMMY-nominated actor, 69, played DETECTIVE LENNIE BRISCOE in twelve seasons of the original Law And Order series, before...

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Law + Order Sued For $15 Million

15th November 2004

Producers of TV series LAW + ORDER were sued for $15 million (GBP8 million) on Friday (12NOV04), by an angry attorney who accuses them of portraying him as a villainous lawyer. RAVI BATRA complains...

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Wolf Wins Big In New Nbc Universal Deal

13th May 2004

LAW + ORDER creator DICK WOLF is a big winner as NBC TV bosses take charge of movie studio UNIVERSAL - his shows have been the first picked up by the new media giant....

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Mccarthy Fired From Law + Order

28th May 2003

PRETTY IN PINK star ANDREW McCARTHY has been fired from the set of hit American drama LAW + ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT after falling out with show regular VINCENT D'ONOFRIO. The 1980s movie pin-up was...

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