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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

"Manipulated"

Detectives discover that the body of a young woman, found murdered in her apartment, is that of a lawyer who secretly moonlights as a stripper.  (Repeat)

Tue 4/22 4:00 AM  USA
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-14
Crime Drama, Drama

Cast:
Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Dann Florek, Ice-t , B.d. Wong, Diane Neal, Tamara Tunie, Rebecca De mornay (Guest Star), Chris Potter (Guest Star), Betty Buckley (Guest Star)

Crew:
Dick Wolf (Executive Producer), Ted Kotcheff (Executive Producer), Neal Baer (Executive Producer)

4/17/14
09:00 AM
"Undercover"  Benson and Stabler suspect the drug-dealing uncle of a girl (Shareeka Epps) found raped and beaten, but the theft of the rape kit identifying her attacker leads them to a crooked prison guard.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
10:00 AM
"Trade"  Detectives suspect a wealthy family of coffee traders when a pregnant woman is found raped and murdered in her burned-out loft.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
10:00 AM
"Design"  A distraught pregnant woman threatens suicide, claiming that her child is a product of rape, but when the case goes to trial, the woman's willingness to settle for cash makes detectives suspicious.  (Repeat) WWOR
4/17/14
11:00 AM
"Swing"  Detective Stabler's job and personal life intertwine when his daughter Kathleen becomes a suspect in a case; after learning that Kathleen may have an emotional disorder, he turns to his estranged mother (Ellen Burstyn) for help.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
12:00 PM
"Retro"  Detectives suspect a doctor of running a bogus clinic and prescribing ineffective treatment to patients who have AIDS.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
01:00 PM
"Wildlife"  Elliot Stabler puts his marriage at risk when he goes under cover to gain access to an animal-smuggling ring, with Olivia posing as a prostitute.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
02:00 PM
"Smut"  A woman is found in Riverside Park, beaten and raped with no memory of what happened; during the investigation, Olivia must face the fact that she still thinks like a victim.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
03:00 PM
"Stranger"  Benson and Stabler begin to question the story of a missing teenager (Ellen Woglom) who returns home after four years, claiming to have been kept as a sex slave in a concrete cell.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
04:00 PM
"Hothouse"  When the body of a 14-year-old girl is found in the Hudson River, Benson and Stabler think she was smuggled into the country by sex traffickers; in an attempt to identify her, Benson poses as a madam.  (Repeat) USA
4/17/14
05:00 PM
"... Or Just Look Like One"  When a popular teen is sexually assaulted, Benson and Stabler delve into a modeling underworld of thoughtless parents, drug-dealing doctors and a trendy agency executive.  (Repeat) USA
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Premise
The detectives that are part of the NYPD's Special Victims Unit investigate crimes of sexual nature. While the focus of the other shows in the ``Law & Order'' franchise largely deal with murder cases, the SVU detectives frequently deal with crimes, such as rapes, in which the victim survives and assists authorities in the investigation. The series features a cast of veteran actors, including Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Dann Florek and, after the first season, rapper Ice-T. Occasional crossover episodes feature detectives from other series in the ``Law & Order'' franchise.

Current cast
Mariska Hargitay as Detective Olivia Benson
Ice-t as Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola
Dann Florek as Capt. Donald Cragen
Richard Belzer as Detective John Munch
Kelli Giddish as Detective Amanda Rollins
Danny Pino as Detective Nick Amaro
Ra├║l Esparza as ADA Rafael Barba

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.