Jeffrey Dean Morgan joins ‘The Good Wife’ as a series regular
Morgan will play the “a calm, experienced hourly investigator” hired by Alicia. “We’ve loved and admired Jeffrey Dean Morgan for years,” exec producers Robert and Michelle King said of the Extant star, in a statement. “And we were thrilled to hear that Julianna (Margulies) did too, so it was a no-brainer to ask him to join our troupe.” PLUS: Makenzie Vega will no longer be a series regular next season.
“…And,” says the former HBO Luck star, “I think that it’s the worst that film has ever been – in the 50 years that I’ve been doing it, it’s the worst.”
Said ESPN in a statement: “This charity outing benefits The V Foundation’s Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund, providing resources for important cancer research for minority populations, including Hispanics and African Americans. Our decision reflects our deep feelings for our former colleague and support for inclusion of all sports fans.”
Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones joined Rob Lowe for Saturday’s celebration.
Burns plays the head of the NYPD’s Public Morals Division in the ’60s-set crime drama, which he also created.
Colbert still had his beard when taping his episode with Jerry Seinfeld.
“I have an acting job coming out after July,” the musician tells the Sun. “I can’t say too much about it because the pilot just got picked up, which is good, but it’s a TV show.” He adds that it’s “a medieval TV show and it’s really, really dark. It’s gruesome and it’s going to be fine because my friend wrote it.”
The Suburgatory alum is replacing Adam Rothenberg, playing the lead role of Detective Jack Roth in the crime drama.
“I can tell you this – and this is such a tease, and I am sorry for it – but after two years I am finally adding another famous literary character,” co-creator John Logan tells EW.
Chris Tucker Live debuts on Friday.