Dick Wolf is renewing his dedication to NBCUniversal.

The prolific producer and his Wolf Leisure label have signed a mammoth five-year extension to his deal at Common Tv, a division of NBCUniversal Content material Studios, which sources say is value 9 figures. Common TV has been Wolf’s studio house for the final 36 years.

Information of the deal comes simply over a month after Wolf struck one other vital pact with NBCU, on that event for the streaming rights to his catalogue, together with greater than 1,000 episodes of “Legislation & Order” plus spinoffs “SVU” and “Prison Intent,” in addition to his trilogy of NBC “Chicago” dramas.

Talking of the “Chiacgo” trifecta, all three reveals have been handed three-year pickups by NBC as a part of the brand new deal. To not miss out on the occasion, “SVU” has additionally cashed in from the profitable cope with a three-season renewal dedication of its personal. The pickup will take the sequence by way of a historic 24th season.

“I’m gratified and excited that Common will stay our house for 5 extra years,” stated Wolf. “This new time period deal enhances our just lately concluded settlement to make Peacock one of many main locations for each the ‘L&O’ and ‘Chicago’ manufacturers, in addition to our extraordinary three-year NBC broadcast pickups on all 4 present sequence. We at the moment are supercharged to broaden our enterprise on new platforms, each domestically and internationally, whereas persevering with to provide our present and future sequence for broadcasting and streaming networks.”

The pact between Wolf and NBCU reportedly additionally consists of a number of sequence commitments.

“I’ve completely loved working with Dick over the a long time and it goes with out saying he stays one of the vital influential producers in historical past,” stated Bonnie Hammer, chairman of NBCUniversal Content material Studios. “He’s a visionary not like some other whose influence has modified your complete tv panorama. We’re past thrilled to have Dick and his crew stay within the NBCUniversal household for a few years to return.”

It’s value noting that {the catalogue} of Wolf reveals should not unique to Peacock. The mothership “Legislation & Order” sequence, which aired on NBC from 1990 to 2010, won’t supply all 456 episodes upon the streamer’s forthcoming launch as a result of rights being tied up in pre-existing offers. Nevertheless, Peacock would be the first to supply the three major “L&O” sequence in a single place.

“The importance of getting Dick Wolf stay at Common Tv can’t be overstated,” stated Pearlena Igbokwe, president of Common Tv. “Dick has confirmed himself masterful at constructing profitable, iconic manufacturers and telling gripping, clever and thought-provoking tales. It’s an honor and pleasure to be part of the Wolf Pack for the subsequent 5 years. We’re additionally grateful to NBC for his or her continued help of the ‘Legislation & Order’ and ‘Chicago’ drama sequence.”

The deal additionally comes proper off the again of a powerful rankings displaying from a crossover between “Chicago Fireplace” and “Chicago P.D.,” which produced multi-week viewership highs for each. Wolf’s “Chicago” trio at the moment sit in second, third and fourth on the record of most-watched NBC reveals this season behind solely “This Is Us,” which itself obtained a quasi-unprecedented triple season renewal final yr. “Fireplace” is averaging 11.four million complete viewers after seven days of delayed viewing, adopted carefully by “Med” and “P.D.” with round 11 million every.

“Dick Wolf has confirmed time and time once more that he makes reveals audiences love,” added NBC Leisure chairman Paul Telegdy. “We’re delighted, excited and proud that as a part of this epic cope with Wolf Leisure, NBC’s loyal viewers will know that their favourite reveals have a sure future for the subsequent three years.”

Wolf is repped by Cliff Gilbert-Lurie at Ziffren Brittenham and WME.