The Good Wife spin-off has added another familiar face!
Sarah Steele will be reprising her role as Eli Gold's (Alan Cumming) blunt and intelligent daughter Marissa Gold in the CBS All Access spin-off. According to Deadline, Marissa will begin the series as Diane Lockhart's (Christine Baranski) secretary before discovering she has a knack for investigating, making her the new series' Kalinda (Archie Panjabi).
The spin-off will take place one year after the events of The Good Wife series finale and center on "an enormous financial scam" that ruins the reputation of a young lawyer and wipes out Diane's savings. When the veteran lawyer finds herself locked out of Lockhart & Lee in the aftermath, she takes her protege to join Lucca Quinn (Cush Jumbo) at her firm.
Additionally, Robert and Michelle King have signed on to run the series in addition to executive producing. The Good Wife spin-off will premiere on CBS in February before moving exclusively to the network's premium streaming service CBS All-Access.
Do you think that Marissa has what it takes to be the new Kalinda?
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