Question: I heard a rumor that Bradley Whitford is the front-runner for the new ADA on Law & Order. Any truth?

Answer: I hear he's too expensive. According to the rumor mill, they're also talking to Michael Imperioli about filling the revamped Waterston slot. I know what you're thinking: "WTF? He's a detective!" Apparently, his character graduated from law school since last we saw him.

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