10cf746e54 The character of the mother would die early on in the series, but the issues that Olivia Benson faced and her empathy for victims would remain through the series run.An auspicious debut for SVU. View Check in DETAILS Full Cast and Crew Release Dates Official Sites Box Office/Business Company Credits Filming Locations Technical Specs Literature STORYLINE Taglines Plot Summary Synopsis Plot Keywords Parents Guide RELATED ITEMS NewsDesk External Sites OPINION Awards FAQ User Reviews User Ratings External Reviews Metacritic Reviews Message Board PHOTO & VIDEO Photo Gallery Trailers and Videos DID YOU KNOW? Trivia Goofs Crazy Credits Quotes Alternate Versions Connections Soundtracks Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 ) 8.5/10 351 3 user Rate This Payback TV-14 1h Crime, Drama, Mystery Episode aired 20 September 1999 Season 1 Episode 1 Previous All Episodes (390) Next Stabler and Benson investigate the murder and castration of a New York cab driver. But as Florek reminds them 'we don't pick the vic'.Mariska Hargitay who is now the only original cast member left is also introduced to us and we learn she was a product of a rape. .. Serena Benson Ned Eisenberg .