Archie Panjabi’s “The Good Wife” to Premiere Next Month Despite Kristin Chenoweth Departure


The CBS legal drama series is set to premiere in its fourth season as scheduled on September 30th despite the unexpected departure of actress Kristin Chenoweth. After being hit by a piece of lighting equipment while shooting last month, Chenoweth was forced to leave the show due to slow improvement on her injury. The producers are supposedly scrambling to write in a new character to fill the void in her multi-episode arc.

Actress Christina Baranski, says season four will pick up at a very dramatic point where the, “The firm is definitely in crisis.” Archie Panjabi’s character Kalinda Sharma will open the show after last season’s suspenseful cliffhanger with Colin Sweeney.

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