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12.17.2012

ALICIA REPRESENTS A SOLIDER WHO ACCUSES A CIVILIAN CONTRACTOR OF ATTACKING HER, ON “THE GOOD WIFE,” ON A SPECIAL NIGHT, FRIDAY, DEC. 21

Editor’s note: The start and end times for this episode have been changed.

Amanda Peet Guest Stars as Alicia’s Client, Brian Dennehy Guest Stars as Opposing Counsel Bucky Stabler, Maura Tierney Returns as Maddie Hayward and Denis O’Hare Returns as Judge Abernathy

Series Star Josh Charles Makes His Directorial Debut

“The Art of War” – When a female military officer accuses a civilian contractor of attempting to rape her in Afghanistan, Alicia tries to prove that he is not protected by a law prohibiting servicemen from suing the military.  Meanwhile, a surprising new obstacle appears in Peter’s quest for the governorship, on THE GOOD WIFE, on a special night, Friday, Dec. 21 (8:58-9:58 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.  Amanda Peet guest stars as Alicia’s client, Brian Dennehy guest stars as opposing counsel Bucky Stabler, Maura Tierney returns as Maddie Hayward and Denis O’Hare returns as Judge Abernathy. Series star Josh Charles makes his directorial debut. (Originally broadcast 11/4/12.)

 

SERIES REGULARS:

Julianna Margulies     (Alicia Florrick)    

Christine Baranski     (Diane Lockhart)   

Josh Charles     (Will Gardner )

Archie Panjabi      (Kalinda Sharma)

 Matt Czuchry     (Cary Agos)    

Makenzie Vega     (Grace Florrick)   

Graham Phillips (Zach Florrick)   

Alan Cumming (Eli Gold)

 

RECURRING CAST:

Chris Noth     (Peter Florrick)     

Mary Beth Peil     (Jackie Florrick)  

Nathan Lane     (Clarke)     

Liz Holtan     (Indiria Starr)    

Maura Tierney     (Maddie)     

Marc Warren     (Nick)     

Denis O’Hare     (Judge Abernathy)     

Linda Emond     (Judge Kuhn)     

Miriam Shor     (Mandy)     

 

GUEST CAST:

Amanda Peet     (Capt. Hellinger)     

Brian Dennehy     (Bucky)     

Brian J. Smith     (Ricky)     

Nick Blaemire     (Sgt. Compton)     

Don Harvey     (Ryan)     

Yul Vazquez     (Cristian)     

 

WRITTEN BY: Robert King, Michelle King and Ted Humphrey

DIRECTED BY:  Josh Charles

GENRE:  DRAMA

RATING:  TV14-L

 

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Cast and Crew on Twitter:

Alan Cumming @AlanCumming

Josh Charles @MrJoshCharles

Graham Phillips @GrahamPhillips

Chris Noth  @RealNoth

Costume Designer Dan Lawson @goodwifefashion

Set Decorator Beth Kushnick @goodwifesetdec

 

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Press Contacts:

Noelle Llewellyn   212-975-4574  noelle.llewellyn@cbs.com  

Steven Feldman   212-975-7931  steven.feldman2@cbs.com

Kim Kahl             818-655-7221  kim.kahl@cbs.com

 

Photo Contacts:

Kathleen Prutting 212-975-8533  kprutting@cbs.com

Kathleen Tanji     818-655-1543  kathleen.tanji@cbs.com 

Press:

Noelle Llewellyn
212-975-4574
noelle.llewellyn@cbs.com

Steven Feldman
212-975-7931
Steven.Feldman2@cbs.com

 

Photo:

Kathleen Prutting
212-975-8533
kprutting@cbs.com

Kathleen Tanji
818-655-1543
kathleen.tanji@cbs.com