‘Law & Order’ Just Sidelined This Trump-Based Episode

Law & Order: SVU is putting its Donald Trump-inspired episode on hold.

The network has pulled the episode and will not air the hour until sometime after the presidential election on Nov. 8, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

NBC made the scheduling decision Friday.

News broke Tuesday that the long-running NBC drama was planning to do an installment seemingly inspired by the Republican presidential nominee. The episode, titled “Unstoppable,” sees Veep star Gary Cole in the role of a politician whose campaign goes haywire when several women go public with damaging accusations.

The episode was originally set to air on Wednesday, Oct. 26 — less than two weeks before the election. TheSVU episode to air in its place has not yet been determined.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments