episode of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" finds Kelli Giddish's Detective Amanda Rollins coming clean about her serious gambling problem. When an investigation into the shooting of a family involves the same criminal bookie that Rollins bets with, the bookie tries to use Rollins's position as a police officer to his advantage. Realizing that her job is in jeopardy, Rollins reaches out for help.
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Here, Giddish talks about her character's gambling addiction from the set of the show:
"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" airs Wednesdays at 10 PM on NBC.
- Kelli Giddish