Second Opinion

SAM WATERSTON JOINS THE CAST IN SEASON PREMIERE -- Detectives Logan (Chris Noth) and Briscoe (Jerry Orbach) are confronted with an unethical doctor who gives false hope -- and sometimes premature death -- to her patients. At the trial new Assistant District Attorney Jack McCoy (Academy Award and Emmy nominee Sam Waterston, The Killing Fields, NBC's I'll Fly Away) convinces the victim's husband to testify against the well-intentioned doctor. Elizabeth Ashley (Evening Shade) guest stars.

Season 5 | Episode 1

Jerry Orbach

as Detective Lennie Briscoe

Angie Harmon

as Assistant District Attorney Abbie Carmichael

Sam Waterston

as Executive Assistant District Attorney Jack McCoy

S.Epatha Merkerson

as Lt. Van Buren

Jesse L. Martin

as Detective "Eddie" Edward Green

Benjamin Bratt

as Detective Reynaldo "Rey" Curtis

Dianne Wiest

as District Attorney Nora Lewin

Steven Hill

as District Attorney Adam Schiff