Law & Order SVU season 20's premiere episode will find Peter Stone dealing with grief over his sister's murder, showrunner Michael Cherchunin has previewed in a report.
"He’s feeling guilty and he’s trying to get over his guilt," he told TV Line.
"It doesn’t affect his work, but outside the courtroom, he’s not the same guy he was.”
In other SVU news, NBC has released the official description for the two-part premiere titled "Man Up" and "Man Down." Promo photos for Part 2 were also released, you may check out the full gallery below.
(Promo photos for Part 1 were posted earlier.)
In Season 20 Episode 1, "teenager Sam Conway (guest star Bryce Romero) shows evidence of rape but refuses to name his attacker."
Meanwhile, "Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Rollins (Kelli Giddish) confess to some major life changes."
In Season 20 Episode 2, which marks the conclusion to the season premiere, "ADA Stone (Philip Winchester) blames himself for the shocking verdict in Sam's case."
"And before Benson (Mariska Hargitay) can offer help, Sam (guest star Bryce Romero) makes a tragic decision."
Want to know more? Check out two sneak peeks of the premiere below!
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