Law & Order
Cruel and Unusual
Season 5, Episode 8: Cruel and Unusual
Directed by Matthew Penn
Written by Rene Balcer & Michael S. Chernuchin
Director of Photogrpahy: Constantine Makris
Casting by Suzanne Ryan
With: Jerry Orbach, Chris Noth, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston, Tandy Cronyn, Carolyn McCormack, Richard Petrocelli, Lawrence Pressman, T. Ryder Smith, et al.
The death of an autistic youth in custody reveals a multitude of unusual and possibly illegal therapies being used, but also parents reluctant to pursue a prosecution.
I play an internal affairs detective interviewing Chris Noth about his treatment of the autistic suspect.