The Good Fight: 7 Things To Know
The Good Wife spin-off, The Good Fight, is going to premiering on February 19 and fans are pretty excited! The trailer has given us some idea as to what is going to happen in the highly anticipated show, but other than that it has been shrouded in mystery so, in anticipation of the spin-off, here are 7 things you need to know about The Good Fight:
7. The Story
According to CBS, The Good Fight picks up a year after the finale of The Good Wife. A young lawyer, Maia, finds her reputation ruined because of a financial scam that also wipes out her mentor Diane Lockhart’s savings. The two of them are then forced out of Lockhart, Decker, Gussman, Lee, Lyman, Gilbert-Lurie, Kagan, Tannebaum, & Associates, so they join Lucca Quinn at one of Chicago’s pre-eminent law firms.
6. Familiar Faces
Christine Baranski will be reprising her role as Diane Lockhart and Cush Jumbo is returning as Lucca Quinn. Zach Grenier, Jerry Adler, and Carrie Preston will be returning as guest stars, reprising their roles as David Lee, Howard Lyman, and Elsbeth Tasconi. Sarah Steele – who played Eli Gold’s daughter Marissa – will be returning as well. Initially she will work as Lockhart’s secretary, but then will find that she has a knack for investigating.