Covering scores of celebrated trials for daily newspapers in the courtrooms of New York, Boston and Los Angeles, and rubbing elbows with cops, DAs, defense lawyers and criminals which also fueled his novels could only lead to one thing: A seat in the Writers Room of television’s longest running series: “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.”

Show Runner Warren Leight hired Denis Hamill to start writing for SVU in 2019 and Denis hopes to return for Season 23.

Law & Order – SVU

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)

Denis Hamill
(story editor - 8 episodes, 2020 - 2021)
(teleplay by - 5 episodes, 2019 - 2021)
(story by - 3 episodes, 2019 - 2021)
(written by - 1 episode, 2021)
- The Only Way Out Is Through (2021) ... (story editor)
- Hunt, Trap, Rape, and Release (2021) ... (story editor)
- The Long Arm of the Witness (2021) ... (story by) / (story editor) / (teleplay by)
- Turn Me on Take Me Private (2021) ... (story editor)
- Sightless in a Savage Land (2021) ... (story editor) / (written by)
- Remember Me in Quarantine (2020) ... (story editor)
- Ballad of Dwight and Irena (2020) ... (story editor)
- Guardians and Gladiators (2020) ... (story editor) / (teleplay by)
- I Deserve Some Loving Too (2020) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Must Be Held Accountable (2020) ... (teleplay by)
- Murdered at a Bad Address (2019) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)

Born in Brooklyn

Denis Hamill is a journalist, novelist, screenwriter, and TV writer. As a journalist at the Village Voice, he won the prestigious Meyer Berger Award from Columbia University for best NYC reporting. His columns for New York magazine, the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, the Boston Herald American, New York Newsday and 24 years at New York Daily News became an integral part of each city's life. In addition, he is the author of ten novels, several screenplays, movies, and TV shows/series.
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