Law and Order
Chicago Fire


Format Drama
Picture Format 480i (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Running Time 40–45 minutes
Created by Michael Brandt
Derek Haas
Starring See below
Narrated By
Opening Theme
Country of origin United States
Language English
Original channel NBC
Original run 10 October 2012
No. of seasons 10
No. of episodes 217
(As of present)
List of episodes See below
IMDB profile Chicago Fire summary Chicago Fire
related shows Law & Order franchise
"No job is more stressful, dangerous or exhilarating than those of the Firefighters, Rescue Squad and Paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51. These are the courageous men and women who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whose actions make the difference between life and death. These are their stories."

Chicago Fire is an American action drama television series created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas with Dick Wolf as executive producer. It is the first installment of Dick Wolf’s Chicago Franchise. The series premiered on NBC on October 10, 2012. The show follows the firefighters and paramedics working at Firehouse 51 of the Chicago Fire Department, home of Engine 51, Truck 81, Squad 3 and Ambulance 61, as they risk their lives to save and protect the citizens of their city.

Spin-Offs and Crossovers


Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med were developed as spin-offs for Chicago Fire.


Law & Order: Special Victims Unit has produced two crossover three-parters with Chicago Fire and it's spin-off show Chicago P.D.. A case would begin with Chicago Fire in Chicago for Part One, before either moving the action to New York for Part Two and back to Chicago for Part Three or continue the action from Chicago in Part Two and move the action to New York in Part Three.

Chicago Fire: "Nobody Touches Anything" season three, episode 7, SVU: "Chicago Crossover" sixteen, episode 7, and Chicago P.D.: "They'll Have to Go Through Me" season 2, episode 7

Firehouse 51 rescue the owner of a burning house and find him clutching a suspicious box that leads Severide to call in the Chicago Intelligence Unit, who track a child pornography victim to New York and return to Chicago with SVU to take down a pedophile ring.

Chicago Fire: "We Called Her Jellybean" season three, episode 21, Chicago P.D.: "The Number of Rats" season 2, episode 20, and SVU: "Daydream Believer" sixteen, episode 20

An apartment fire in Chicago connected to a case of rape and attempted murder resembles an unsolved case in New York that brings SVU and Intelligence together to catch the culprit.


Main Cast and Characters

Image Actor Character Seasons
Taylor Kinney Lieutenant
Kelly Severide
Seasons 1-present
Kara Killmer Paramedic
Sylvie Brett
Seasons 3-present
David Eigenberg Lieutenant
Christopher Herrmann
Seasons 1-present
Joe Miñoso Firefighter
Joe Cruz
Seasons 2-present
(Recurring Season 1)
Christian Stolte Firefighter
Randy "Mouch" McHolland
Seasons 2-present
(Recurring Season 1)
Miranda Rae Mayo Lieutenant
Stella Kidd
Season 5-present
(Recurring Season 4)
Alberto Rosende Firefighter
Blake Gallo
Seasons 8-present
Daniel Kyri Firefighter
Darren Ritter
Seasons 9-present
(Recurring Seasons 7-8)
Hanako Greensmith Paramedic
Violet Mikami
Seasons 10
(Recurring Seasons 8-9)
Eamonn Walker Deputy District Chief
Wallace Boden
Seasons 1-present

Previous Cast and Characters

Image Actor Character Seasons
Teri Reeves Doctor
Hallie Thomas
Season 1
Lauren German Paramedic
Leslie Shay
Seasons 1-2
Charlie Barnett Firefighter/Paramedic
Peter Mills
Seasons 1-3
Dora Madison Burge Paramedic
Jessica "Chili" Chilton
Season 4
Steven R. McQueen Firefighter/Paramedic
Jimmy Borrelli
Seasons 4-5
Monica Raymund Paramedic
Gabriela Dawson
Seasons 1-6
(Recurring Season 7)
Yuri Sardarov Firefighter
Brian "Otis" Zvonecek
Seasons 2-8
(Recurring Season 1)
Annie Ilonzeh Paramedic
Emily Foster
Seasons 7-8
Adriyan Rae Paramedic
Gianna Mackey
Season 9
Jesse Spencer Captain
Matthew Casey
Seasons 1-10

Crossover Guest Stars

Image Actor Character Episodes
Mariska Hargitay Sergeant
Olivia Benson
3.21 We Called Her Jellybean
Kelli Giddish Detective
Amanda Rollins
3.07 Nobody Touches Anything


For a complete list of episodes please go to the Chicago Franchise Wiki.

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