Although it’s been showered with Emmy nominations and critical praise, “The Good Wife” has gotten a little lost on Sunday night in the midst of cable’s big guns—HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and “Boardwalk Empire,” Showtime’s final season of “Dexter,” “Ray Donovan” and the new “Masters of Sex,” AMC’s “Mad Men,” “Breaking Bad” and “The Walking Dead”—but it remains the perfect example of what network TV does best, tearing its narratives from the day’s headlines.
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“The Good Wife” returned for its fifth season over the weekend and star, with star Julianna Margulies promising plenty of new developments. The year’s premiere episode, “Everything is Ending” offered a hint of things to come. Words like “civil war” and “bloodbath” have been bandied about, as old allegiances shatter and new ones are formed in the law firm of Lockhart & Gardner.
“The Good Wife” launched its season with an episode titled “Everything Is Ending.” It’s true in one sense: the show’s familiar dynamics are changing. But in fact, it’s an episode… More
“The Good Wife” returns for its fifth season on September 29. Though the show will become a member of the rarefied 100-episode club this season, it has never felt fresher or timelier.
“The Good Wife” ended its fourth season with a game-changing cliffhanger: The series protagonist Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies) is leaving Lockhart-Gardner, the law firm where she has worked since the series began, to start a new firm with another Lockhart-Gardner lawyer, Cary (Matt Czuchry).
“The Good Wife” ended its season early Sunday night with the episode, “What’s in the Box.” It set a standard for excellence in season finales that will be difficult for… More
Lockhart-Gardner is revealed to be a sweatshop in the penultimate episode of this season of “The Good Wife,” “A More Perfect Union.” The title is a pun, referring not only to the multiple labor disputes in this episode, but Alicia’s (Julianna Margulies) marriage.
“The Good Wife“ probably gives CBS’s real-life lawyers plenty of headaches. The show likes to feature cases that are not just based on true stories but actually reference real life… More
Colin Sweeney returns for a particularly ribald episode of “The Good Wife,” “The Wheels of Justice.” Non-standard sex acts are discussed. Alicia has an erotic dream. Read on for more… More
Just when it seems like “The Good Wife” has exhausted the talent pool of New York based actors, the show comes up with one of its most ingenious guest roles… More