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When a janitor brutally attacks an athletic coach, the SVU connects his violent behavior to a history of sexual abuse by someone he trusted. The detectives soon uncover more victims of the same predator, including a prisoner on death row. When the truth finally comes out, Detective Benson enlists Bayard Ellis to dig into the case before the looming execution date.

Source: NBC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 14x13
Airdate: Wednesday February 06th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) Apr 18, 2013
DK (Kanal 5) Mar 24, 2014

Special Guest Stars
Andre BraugherAndre Braugher
As Defense Attorney Bayard Ellis

Guest Stars
Alok TewariAlok Tewari
As Attorney Amiri
Carmen RomanCarmen Roman
As Judge Nancy Rosario
Dawn YanekDawn Yanek
As Reporter
Enid GrahamEnid Graham
As Cleveland A.D.A. Marnie Lathrop
Marissa MatroneMarissa Matrone
As Judge Maria Ana Defecco
Peter ScanavinoPeter Scanavino
As Johnny Dudek
Rick ZahnRick Zahn
As Hal Harper
Suzanne ShepherdSuzanne Shepherd
As Olga Dudek
Chris Sullivan (1)Chris Sullivan (1)
As Mr. Galtin
Daria HardemanDaria Hardeman
As Kassandra Smith
Edward AsnerEdward Asner
As Martin Schultz
Elaine HymanElaine Hyman
As Olga Dubcek
Eve PlumbEve Plumb
As Angela Brooks
Jack DimichJack Dimich
As Alexei Belyakov
Michael J. OMichael J. O'Hara
As C.O. Foster
Mike TysonMike Tyson
As Reggie Rhodes

Steven ZirnkiltonSteven Zirnkilton
As Opening Narration
Main Cast
Mariska HargitayMariska Hargitay
As Lieutenant Olivia Benson
Danny PinoDanny Pino
As Detective Nick Amaro
Kelli GiddishKelli Giddish
As Detective Amanda Rollins
Richard BelzerRichard Belzer
As Sergeant John Munch
As Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola
Dann FlorekDann Florek
As Captain Donald Cragen


The episode begins with a young boy practicing gymnastics and his coach monitoring him. The boy’s leg cramps up and the coach attends to it. A janitor comes in to do some cleaning just then. But the coach sends him away, asking him to come back later. Later, the coach is stabbed by someone in the parking lot and collapses to the ground in agony. Nick informs Olivia that the coach’s name is Alexi Beliakov and he was stabbed multiple times with an ice pick. Turns out, he was stabbed in his privates. At the hospital, Nick and Olivia talk to Alexi. Olivia suggests that an attack like this could have been prompted out of revenge. He says he is happily married and has good relations with all the three of his ex-wives. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDick Wolf
Executive ProducerJulie Martin (1)  |  Michael Smith (7)  |  Warren Leight  |  Peter Jankowski  |  Dick Wolf
Co-Executive ProducerArthur W. Forney  |  Ed Zuckerman
Supervising ProducerKevin Fox  |  Peter Blauner
ProducerJonathan Starch  |  Kenneth G. Brown (1)
Co-ProducerJonathan Strauss  |  Mark Dragin  |  Michael Ciliento
Consulting ProducerGwendolyn Parker
Production DesignerDean Taucher
EditorLeon Ortiz-Gil
CastingJonathan Strauss  |  Lynn Kressel
MusicMike Post
Director of PhotographyMichael Green (5)
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