Law & Order: SVU's New Boss on Meloni's Exit, the New Detectives and Rejuvenating the Show

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is not the same show it was when new executive producer Warren Leight was hired to run it.

Since Leight (Law & Order: Criminal Intent, In Treatment, Lights Out) took the reins four months ago, veteran cast member Christopher Meloni has left the show and he's been replaced by two new faces: Kelli Giddish and Danny Pino. But Leight is looking at the positive. "We call it SVU 2.0 this year," Leight tells "I'm aware of how successful and well-liked this show is. I'm just trying to figure out how you rejuvenate it after 12 years." Read More...


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