When the 20th season of Law & Order premieres on NBC tomorrow (Sep. 25), itll tie Gunsmoke as the longest-running drama on television.
Creator Dick Wolf says watching his show grow up has been just like raising a child.
Hes had to love it, tend to it, and change it over the years and like a kid, Its cleaned up nice over time.
All the proud papa ever wanted from Law & Order was to like it as much in maturity as I did in infancy, which he does.
Now that series is finally turning the record-tying big 2-0, Wolf has his sights set on more birthdays.
He says, Id like to see it go into middle age.
As for a 20th anniversary gift, Wolf may spring for traditional china for the set, so people could throw plates at each other.
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