According to our sister website Deadline, Law & Order: Organized Crime is expanding its detective teams. Rick Gonzalez is an Arrow veteran who will join the cast of the NBC police drama for the coming Season 3.
Brent Antonello (Dynasty) and Gonzalez, a fellow cast member, will play NYPD detectives assigned to the Organized Crime division, where theyll work alongside Elliot Stabler, a Law & Order: SVU alum played by series star Christopher Meloni.
The only series-regular members of theOrganized Crime task force have been Stabler, Sergeant Ayanna Bell (Danielle Mone Truitt) and Detective Jet Slootmaekers (Ainsley Seiger). In Season 1, the task force consisted of detectives Washburn and Morales (recurring guest stars Ben Chase and Michael Rivera), while Detectives Maldonado and Cho (fellow recurring players Mike Cannon and Rachel Lin).
Gonzalez is best known for playing vigilante and Team Arrow member Rene Ramirez on the CW superhero drama Arrow, making his debut in Season 5 and continuing through the series' finale in 2020. Other television credits include The Lost Symbol, Mr. Robot, and Rush.
Law & Order: Organized Crime returns for Season 3 on Thursday, September 22 on NBC, with a three-way crossover with Law & Order and SVU on tap for the season premiere.