"Law & Order
," the 1997 Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Drama Series, the record holder for the most consecutive Best Series nominations (eleven, tied with "Cheers
" and "M*A*S*H
") and the longest-running drama series currently on television, returns for its 19th season Wednesday, November 5, 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on NBC.
In the season premiere titled "Rumble," a stockbroker is beaten to death in broad daylight, causing a "rumble" of epic proportions between the deceased's family and the faction responsible for his death.
Upcoming episodes include:
-November 12 - "Challenged" about a mentally challenged man, who, after his brother is killed, is reunited with the mother who gave him away.
-November 19 – "Zero" about an environmentally obsessed murder victim who was in the wrong place at the wrong time. During the trial, ADA Cutter realizes an old friend working in the system is obstructing justice and he is determined to expose their misconduct. Guest stars Ned Beatty
as a Judge whose best days are behind him and Sherry Stringfield
as his overzealous clerk.
-December 3 – "Lost Boys" about a young woman who escaped from a polygamist cult. Guest stars Jena Malone