The first teaser trailer for CBS All Access’ The Good Wife spinoff, The Good Fight, declares things will get nasty. The thirty second teaser trailer features most of the key players involved in the spinoff, including Christine Baranski who returns as Diane Lockhart. The cast also includes Cush Jumbo as Lucca Quinn and Zach Grenier as David Lee. In addition, Game of Thrones‘ Rose Leslie plays Maia Rindell, Sarah Steel is Marissa Gold, Delroy Lindo is Robert Boseman, Paul Guilfoyle plays Henry Rindell, and Bernadette Peters has been cast as Lenore Rindell. The series will debut on February 19, 2017 at 8pm ET/PT on CBS and CBS All Access, with the remainder of the episodes airing exclusively on CBS All Access. All episodes of The Good Wife will also be available on CBS All Access.
The Good Fight comes from The Good Wife creators Robert and Michelle King who serve as showrunners on the spinoff. The first episode is directed by Brooke Kennedy and co-written by the Kings and Phil Alden Robinson.
The Plot: The Good Fight picks up one year after the events of the final episode of The Good Wife. In the new series, an enormous financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell, while simultaneously wiping out her mentor and godmother Diane Lockhart’s savings. Forced out of Lockhart & Lee, they join Lucca Quinn at one of Chicago’s preeminent law firms.
Watch The Good Fight teaser trailer: