Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry
Just about the best news I heard all week: CBS's renewal of the splendid The Good Wife for a sixth season, among a ton of other pick-ups. If the month or more of special-Sunday distractions (Super Bowl, Olympics, Oscars) caused you to drift away, now's a great time for "Opting Back In." Which happens to be the name of a keynote speech Alicia (Julianna Margulies) is nervously preparing for the annual American Bar Association powwow in New York City — an occasion allowing for a terrific running gag involving new Mayor Bill De Blasio (Sunday, 9/8c).
Rat out your ex-lover's cheating and lying husband or risk going to jail for him? Will Gardner's latest dilemma on The Good Wife (Sundays, 9/8c, CBS) may seem like a no-brainer, but, as is usually true on network's most complex legal drama, things are hardly what they appear.
"He truly is risking disbarment or jail, and he's risking it for people that he is not thrilled with anymore," executive producer Michelle King tells TVGuide.com. "It's the worst place in the world for him to be."
And sadly, a change of...
Laura Benanti, Dylan Baker
Laura Benanti has just landed a plum role on The Good Wife, but she may not be sticking around long.
The Tony-winning actress has been cast as the new fiancée of wife killer, and frequent Lockhart / Gardner client, Colin Sweeney (Dylan Baker), TVGuide.com has learned.
The Good Wife's Kalinda and more of TV's most stylish characters
Sweeney will return when...
Earlier this season, The Good Wife shocked viewers when Alicia (Julianna Margulies) and Cary (Matt Czuchry) left Lockhart/Gardner to start their own firm. However, it looks like the acclaimed legal drama was just...
The Good Wife is about to get a visit from one of New York's best ADAs.
Jill Hennessy, who starred on Law & Order as ADA Claire Kincaid, will guest-star on...
Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth
The Good Wife's Alicia Florrick has been through quite a lot.
The close gubernatorial election. Her ugly exit from Lockhart/Gardner. But just when it seemed the worst was behind Alicia (Julianna Margulies), an incriminating video surfaced suggesting that Peter (Chris Noth) had rigged the election.
"We wanted to be true to the idea of the relationship and what started at the beginning of the series, which was this incredible betrayal," executive producer and co-creator Michelle King tells TVGuide.com. "Then, yes, they came together, but even when there's a ...
Michael J. Fox
One of The Good Wife's biggest nemeses may be headed back to court.
Michael J. Fox, who has earned three Emmy nominations for his performance as the manipulative attorney Louis Canning, may return to the acclaimed CBS drama this...
Julianna Margulies, Bruce Springsteen
The Good Wife is teaming up with The Boss.
Three new songs from Bruce Springsteen's upcoming album, High Hopes, will debut on the Jan. 12 episode of the CBS drama two days before the record hits stores.
The Good Wife and more of the best episodes of 2013
Fans will be able to get their first listen of...
Tatiana Maslany, Claire Danes
Remember when the Golden Globes nominated Smash last year? Good times. There was no comically WTF nomination like that in Thursday's batch, but the Hollywood Foreign Press Association kept us on our toes. Check out our surprises and snubs below, and then tell us yours.
Matthew Goode has landed a recurring role on The Good Wife, TVLine.com reports.
Goode, whose credits include Watchmen and Leap Year, will play...