The good fight It is not over yet. Paramount + has renewed the acclaimed legal drama for a sixth season, streaming service ViacomCBS announced Tuesday.
“The good fightThe provocative, intelligent and boundless world remains as relevant as ever, and continues to attract new audiences as one of Paramount + ‘top performing original series and acquisition drivers, “said Nicole Clemens, President, Paramount + Original Scripted Series. We are excited to continue The good fight ‘It’s enduring legacy with a sixth season and I can’t wait to see what the brilliant minds behind the show, Robert and Michelle King, will tackle next. “
In the current fifth season, Diane (Christine Baranski) is forced to question whether it is appropriate for her to help run an African-American law firm with Liz (Audra McDonald) when the firm loses two of the best lawyers. Meanwhile, Marissa (Sarah Steele) and the company become entangled with Hal Wackner (newcomer, Mandy Patinkin), a regular Chicagoan who decides to open his own courtroom in the back of a copy shop.
Also starring in the cast are Michael Boatman, Nyambi Nyambi, Zach Grenier and Charmaine Bingwa.
Recently, ex Good fight Star Cush Jumbo, whose farewell took place in the season 5 premiere after the pandemic delayed his departure, reflected on his time in the legal drama.
“It wasn’t that different than what we ended up with. It just wasn’t in London. Some of the places where we shot my last scenes in London were outside the places where I had worked as a waitress when I was learning to So it was very emotional for me to be able to carry to Lucca to where I am and also to finish with that character, working in the same spaces in which I had struggled for a long time to get a job as an actor, which was very good for me, “the actress told ET about her final episode.
“I learned a lot about myself and it was very emotional to leave, but I wanted to do the character justice. Once you start to feel like you’ve gone where you can go, I never wanted to throw a dead horse with her. I wanted her to finish on a high level and go. what it is, what it was. And I felt like it was the right time to go. But I’m so happy that we could wrap her up because it was so much like a breakup that never happened. We know it’s over, but he still has to give me my box of things. I’ve got my things back, we’ve broken. It’s okay. I hope he’s very happy. I’m okay. So yeah, it was crazy, but I think everything has been plotted as it was supposed to. “
New episodes of The good fight Drop in on Thursdays at Paramount +. For more information, see below.
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