Monday, May 29, 2017

The Good Wife

Wednesday, Mar. 8, 2017

A CBS-produced legal drama has taken the lead in weaving President Donald Trump into its stories, and it keeps raising the stakes.

In last month's debut of "The Good Fight," ''The Good Wife" spinoff on CBS' streaming service, lawyer and Hillary Clinton supporter Diane Lockhart (Christine...

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

The loud expletive coming from Christine Baranski's lips during the trailer for the upcoming spinoff of "The Good Wife" makes you immediately realize you're not on CBS anymore.

The new show, "The Good Fight," will air starting Feb. 19 on the CBS All Access streaming service. CBS...

Tuesday, May. 10, 2016

The CBS drama “The Good Wife” is on pace to record its biggest audience in more than a year with a series finale that had more than a few of its loyal fans talking.

The Nielsen company said an estimated 10.6 million people watched Sunday’s finale. That is the show’s biggest audience on...

Tuesday, May. 3, 2016

As "The Good Wife" comes in for a landing after seven seasons, it finds its namesake heroine, Alicia Florrick, facing the same dilemma as when it began: defending her husband, now the governor of Illinois, who is mired in a scandal that could send him back to prison.

Will this crisis...

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

"The Good Wife," ''Homeland," ''Scandal," ''Nurse Jackie" and, well, "Girls" are just a few current shows that put women front and center.

And this fall, even more women are stepping up.

As if TV programmers were in a classroom cribbing off...