“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” star Tamara Tunie is returning to daytime.

The actress, who got her big break on “As the World Turns” in 1986 as Jessica Griffin, will appear in a recurring role on “Days of Our Lives,” reports TVLine. She’ll play Weston, a tough judge who will make a decision that impacts John Black’s life.

Her brief arc is set to start Friday, Nov. 18.

Tunie, whose credits also include a recurring role on “24,” currently plays medical examiner Melinda Warner on “SVU.”