The longest-running crime series on television enters its 19th season on NBC with a bang! Tackling current hot-topic issues, the acclaimed drama addresses some of the most intriguing and controversial cases of the year. From the "Fight Club Scene in Union Square" to a crane collapse in midtown New York, these provocative stories take audiences where no other show dares. Acclaimed actor Sam Waterston stars as Executive D.A. Jack McCoy, Linus Roache as Executive Assist. D.A. Michael Cutter, Jeremy Sisto as Detective Cyrus Lupo, Anthony Anderson as Detective Kevin Bernard and Alana De La Garza as Assistant D.A. Connie Rubirosa. The season also delivers unforgettable guest star performances from Emmy-nominated Sherry Stringfield (ER), Emmy-winner Josh Hamilton (The Bourne Identity), Katee Sackhoff (Battlestar Galactica) and Vivica A. Fox (Curb Your Enthusiasm).