The Good Wife spin-off series finally gets a title

2016-11-03 14:16

Johannesburg - If you are still mourning the passing of The Good Wife, which aired for 7 seasons before it got cancelled, then wipe those tears away as there's brilliant news: the series spin-off title has been revealed: The Good Fight.   

The series, which will stream in America on CBS' online streaming platform, picks up one year after the end of The Good Wife.

According to Variety the story is about an "enormous financial scam that destroys the reputation of young lawyer Maia and wipes out the savings of her mentor Diane Lockhart. The two are forced out of Lockhart & Lee and join Lucca Quinn at one of Chicago’s pre-eminent law firms."    

From the original cast expect to see Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart and Cush Jumbo as Lucca Quinn. They will be joined by newbies Rose Leslie, Delroy Lindo, Sarah Steele, Paul Guilfoyle, Bernadette Peters and Erica Tazel.   

Production of the series has begun in new York. 

It's not yet clear whether DStv will air the new Good Wife spin-off series so watch this space for updates.  

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