is Danielle Moné Truitt as Sgt. Ayanna Bell, who is put in charge of a newly formed task force to bring criminal masterminds down, including Richard Wheatley (Dylan McDermott) and the people behind the murder of Elliot Stabler’s (Christopher Meloni) wife.
While speaking with ET, Truitt opened up about Bell and Stabler’s partnership, which got off to a rocky start, and why fans should not compare her character to mainstay Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay). “I’ve been on a couple procedural shows in the past, and I have to say, I think one of the exciting things about this show is that it’s more serialized,” says Truitt, who previously appeared on BET’s and on Fox. “We’re focusing on one crime boss for the entire season.Read more on etonline.com