18 Oscar Winners & Nominees Who Appeared on 'Law & Order: SVU' (PHOTOS)

Zoe Jewell

After being on air for over 20 years, it’s no surprise Law & Order: SVU has had its fair share of A-list guest stars. From actors who were just getting their start to veteran stars looking to do television, the NBC drama has featured some of our favorite award-winning celebrities.

Check out the gallery above to see 18 Oscar winners and nominees who have appeared on SVU in the past. Some may surprise you!

Dick Wolf & the 'Law & Order: SVU' Cast Sound Off on Their Record-Breaking Renewal

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'We have always told compelling stories that are close to our hearts, our souls and our core,' star Mariska Hargitay notes.