Dick Wolf

Former 'Chicago Justice' star Philip Winchester moving to 'Law & Order: SVU'

Former 'Chicago Justice' star Philip Winchester moving to 'Law & Order: SVU'

As a TV producer, Dick Wolf is loyal to actors who have appeared on his shows. So it comes as no surprise that Philip Winchester, who starred as a Cook County assistant state’s attorney on “Chicago Justice,” is moving over to yet another Wolf series, “Law & Order: SVU.”

“Justice” was the fourth show in Wolf’s One Chicago franchise, which includes “Chicago Fire,” as well as “Chicago P.D.” and “Chicago Med.” All of the shows film in town.

On “Justice” (which premiered in February but was not picked up for a second season), Winchester played attorney Peter Stone. In the lore of the Wolf universe, that made him the son of “Law & Order’s” assistant district attorney Ben...

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