Sam Waterston will reprise his role of Jack McCoy during Season 19 of "Law & Order: SVU."

Waterston, 76, played the New York City prosecutor for 16 seasons on NBC's flagship procedural, "Law & Order," from 1994 to 2010.

He has previously returned as McCoy in three episodes of "SVU."

No details about his latest appearance in the franchise were immediately released. The new season of "SVU" -- starring Mariska Hargitay and Ice-T -- is to premiere Sept. 27.

Waterston is currently starring on Netflix's "Grace & Frankie."