Hollywood actress Annabella Sciorra will star opposite Chris Noth on NBC's "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" next season.

Sciorra will play Detective Carolyn Barek, the partner of Noth's character, Detective Mike Logan, The Hollywood Reporter said Tuesday.

Noth and Sciorra will alternate each week with "Criminal Intent's" current stars, Vincent D'Onofrio who plays Detective Robert Goren and Kathryn Erbe's Detective Alex Eames.

Each pair will front 11 of the 22 episodes.