Law and Order: SVU – NBCThere are few shows in television history with more tension, drama, pathos or longevity than NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Now clocking in with over 350 episodes, this dynamic crime procedural is still enthralling millions of fans around the world each week and soon you could be chosen to be a part of the phenomenon. Casting calls for the new season of Law and Order: SVU are being held now and performers of all ages and types can submit themselves for consideration for several roles in upcoming episodes today.Law and Order: SVU follows a special unit within the 16th Precinct of the NYPD that investigates the most brutal sexually oriented crimes that happen in the city. Each week another ripped from the headlines case is highlighted as the audience follows the story from the discovery of the incident all the way through the prosecution of the devious criminals.This incredible series has been home to some of the most talented cast members and guest stars working today. Throughout the long run of this award winning drama there have been two stalwarts that still remain – the outstanding Emmy and Golden globe winner Mariska Hargitay (The Single Guy, ER, Perfume) who stars as the heart and soul of the series, Oliva Benson and Ice-T (Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn, New Jack City, 30 Rock) in the unforgettable part of Odafin Tutuola. Joining them is a supporting team that includes Kelli Giddish (The Good Wife, The Burg, Breathless), Danny Pino (Cold Case, Men, Women & Dogs, The Burning Plain), Raúl Esparza (Hannibal, Pushing Daisies, Find Me Guilty), Peter Scanavino (Frances Ha, Happythankyoumoreplease, The Leftovers) and Screen Actors Guild Award nominee Robert John Burke (Rescue Me, Ned Rifle, Good Night, and Good Luck.). Special Victims Unit was created by one of the all-time great producers in television history, Dick Wolf (Law & Order, Chicago Fire, Miami Vice) who has won 2 Emmy Awards for his prolific creative efforts. Casting calls for all new episodes of the television institution Law and Order: SVU are happening now and will continue throughout the season’s production schedule. Actors interested in submitting themselves for any of the available roles in this hit NBC series can do so today by heading here centralcasting.com/NY/actors/index.html for more audition and production information. Stay tuned right here for all relevant updates and leave a comment in the space provided below and tell us what you think of the show and why you would like to take a shot at upcoming casting calls for Law and Order: SVU.