Law & Order: Criminal Intent
boasts special guest appearances by Peter Bogdanovich
, David Cross
, Tate Donovan
, Amy Ryan, and Kristy Swanson
in two "ripped from the headlines" episodes of the series set to air in May.
In "Rocket Man," (Tuesday, May 1, 9:00 PM ET/PT), Tate Donovan stars as Commander Luke Nelson, a married astronaut whose affair with a colleague turns sour when she winds up murdered in their hotel. Amy Ryan stars as Edie Nelson, the wife of Commander Nelson.
In "Bombshell," (Tuesday, May 8, 9:00 PM ET/PT), Swanson stars as Lorelei Mailer, a former stripper-turned-model and widow of a 90-year-old billionaire whose son mysteriously winds up dead and she meets the same fate days later.