The protagonist, alicia florrick, is the woman behind the fake political smile, standing by a man most women would be happy to be rid of. I tuned in originally because the premise was intriguing. Alicia florrick julianna margulies seems to be very upset at how things are going in her job as the new state attorney. Alicia florrick nee cavanaugh is the main character of the tv series the good wife. The good wife is a show i nearly missed out on, partly because it takes nearly half of the first season to establish its tone and fully take flight. This week opened with a very good wife y montage of alicia being interviewed by an evil journalist who wants to take her down.
It focuses on alicia florrick, the wife of the cook county states attorney who returns to her career in law after the events of a public sex and political corruption scandal involving her husband. The series was created by robert and michelle king and stars. Alicia, diane, cary, kalinda and others return to lockhart. The good wife is an american legal drama, which premiered on cbs on september 22, 2009. In this episode host courtney henderson and bobby demuro discuss episode 5. Recap the good wife season 6 before season 7 premieres. Having spent so many years as the good wife, alicia finds herself at the. Just as the series started with alicia standing by her husband peter chris noth in the throes of a political scandal, it ended with her in the same. Season 6 2014 starring matthew goode and julianna margulies on dvd and bluray. Fox on the season 7 premiere of the good wife sunday, 98c, cbs and for the first time, its actually true. Alicia runs for sa, wins, but then gets embroiled in an internal democratic party scandal and is forced to withdraw. Eli told alicia that before her scandal tied to a season 6 election plot, she was known as saint alicia.
In the 6th season of the good wife, alicia is presented with several interesting options. Julianna margulies stars as attorney alicia florrick, who finds herself forced to return to work after a corruption scandal lands her politician husband in prison. But on another level, its just frustrating that the good wife continues to tell. Afterbuzz tv the good wife edition, is a weekly after show for fans of the good wife. Elsewhere, eli and elfman conduct a focus group and new evidence could potentially seal carys fate.
Watch the good wife season 6, episode 20 the deconstruction. The email leak breaks and we see that it wont be an easy ride for saint alicia. The simplest narrative is scandal to spotlight, but alicias journey. The good wife is a drama starring emmy award winner julianna margulies as a wife and mother who boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and reenters the workforce after her husbands very public sex and political corruption scandal lands him in jail. Season 6, episode 1, the line robert and michelle king, the overseers of the good wife, know how to put together a slambang premiere. Alicia florrick, portrayed by julianna marguiles, is in an unorthodox marriage to peter chris noth after he was jailed over a humiliating sex and corruption scandal on the hit television series. The good wifes biggest twist was also the moment of its downfall. The series focuses on alicia florrick margulies, whose husband peter.
Alicia has to defend chumhum in a lawsuit while also trying to secure bail money for cary. Alicia florrick as a tv character will be dearly missed. Do not read on if you have not seen season 6, episode 18 of cbss the good wife, titled loser edit. Here are at least some of the things that made season 6 a strange. In the good wifes season 5 finale, alicia florrick was faced with one of the biggest questions of her life. Good wife fans feeling underwhelmed by kalindas abrupt departure in sundays episode will be heartened to learn that archie panjabis shortskirted, leatherbooted pi is. The good wife recap with spoilers alicia framed for. Alicia florrick is back and possibly stronger than ever as we head into the good wife season 7.
Still,the good wife season 6 ended on a generally optimistic note, as the finale closed on alicia opening her door to find louis canning standing there with one very important question. The good wife after show season 6 episode 5 shiny objects. Executive producer tony scott died in august 2012, about a month prior to the start of the season, and the premiere was dedicated to him. Weve seen more and more of that superior side of alicia this season its at. In shiny objects, episode 5 of the good wife season 6, an old friend of alicias becomes her. When will died suddenly partway through the season, alicia was forced. The third season of the good wife received critical acclaim. Alicia takes on louis canning in a college rape case on the good wife season 6 episode 8. The websites consensus reads, though in its sixth season, the good wife remains one of network televisions best shows with sharp writing, vibrant characters, and high production. Its no secret that alicia florrick is one of the most complex. Le retour dalicia florrick, interpretee par julianna margulies, toujours. Tonight on cbs the good wife starring julianna margulies continues with an all new sunday april 26, season 6 episode 20 called, the deconstruction and we have your weekly recap below. Alicia is forced to resign as states attorney in the wake of a voter fraud scandal and faces an uncertain future. The good wife bosses on season 6 finale hollywood reporter.
The good wife fell apart early and rapidly in season six, when it. Here are the five best main characters and the five worst from the good wife. Alicias bakeoff rival turned firm partner traded in his brioni for a jumpsuit when cary was arrested in the opening moments of the seasonsix premiere and thrown in. Alicia is forced to resign as states attorney in the wake of the voter fraud scandal. Read speakeasys recap of the good wife, season 6, episode 19, in which the wear and tear of the election seem to be having an effect on alicia florrick. The series was created by robert and michelle king, and stars julianna margulies, as alicia florrick a woman trying to balance her work and family life in the wake of her husbands recent political scandal. The good wife season 6 premiere episode will be shown sunday, and fans will finally get to see alicias julianna margulies answer to the big question from the end of the season 5 finale. The good wife is much more than a legal drama, it is the story of a family going through the consequence of betrayal and life in public office, of a mother trying to keep it together while her husband is in jail and her marriage on the brink, it is about alicia florrick, the character played by julianna marguilles, who returned to legal. On the good wife season 6 episode 20, forced to resign her position as states attorney, alicia finds she may not be welcomed back at lockhart, agos, and lee. But the main ones, they were the characters that provided the essence of what the show was about. The good wife season 6 the sixth season of the good wife began airing on september 21, 2014 on cbs, and concluded on may 10, 2015.
Last years seasonopening stretch of episodes depicting the birth pangs of florrick agos was superb. In shiny objects, episode 5 of the good wife season 6, an old friend of alicias becomes her opposing counsel. On tonights episode, potential voter fraud is discovered in the states attorney election, and eli alan cumming and alicia julianna margulies take steps to stop a recount by enlisting the help of a well. The fourth season of the good wife began airing on september 30, 2012, airing sundays at 9. The simplest narrative is scandal to spotlight, but alicias journey, and.
The good wife is an american legal and political drama television series that aired on cbs from september 22, 2009, to may 8, 2016. Catch the emmy award winning series the good wife, season 6 finale, starting 6th jan 11 pm only on zee cafe. Cbss the good wife begins its sixth season on sunday night in almost unheard of shape for a drama heading into the latter stages of middle age. However, in the forthcoming sixth season, king says that alicia and.
The good wife stars julianna margulies as alicia florrick, a woman whose husband, a chicago district attorney, is sent to prison, forcing her to go to work as a junior associate in a law firm to. With a large and diverse cast, characters came and went as frequently as weektoweek court cases. On tonights episode, alicia julianna margulies is forced to resign as states attorney in the wake of a voter fraud scandal and faces an uncertain future. In the season 6 finale, alicia must face tough professional decisions in the wake of the sa scandal. How to watch the good wife season 6 online so you can. Thats what alicia julianna margulies says to louis canning michael j.
The websites consensus reads, controversial topics make for controversial viewing, but thankfully the good wife s strong characters and storytelling are up to the task. Diane is planning to retire from her firm to join florrick agos, but everything is put on hold when cary is arrested on serious drug. Alicia faces an uncertain future when she is forced to resign as states attorney in the wake of a voter fraud scandal. You can watch every episode of the good wife on demand with cbs all access. Alicia learns more about her husbands fall from grace when she represents the wife of peters nemesis, glenn childs, in their divorce case. Even though he was plagued with scandal in the past, eli gold has. As a result, alicia must provide for her family as a litigator in a law firm. Meanwhile, a request from peter leads diane to question alicias personal life. That very rare lettingdownoftheguard from the good wifes eli gold refers, of course, to this weeks bombshell allegation accusing alicia florrick of voter. The good wife show creators deny calling out former star. Though alicia stood by him, she has a host of reasons to question their. It was deeply gratifying that the good wife wasnt overly focused on alicias role as a mother. Alicia florrick is back and possibly stronger than ever as we head into the.
Alicia and will are forced to try a libel case in an english court and eli hires kalinda to investigate a potential political scandal. The neverending scandal diane and alicia take on a flipflopping opposing counsel, and eli does all he can to stop a story that would hurt peters campaign. Meanwhile, more lawyers may join diane as she jumps ship to florrick agos, and eli continues to pressure alicia to run for office. Also, will gets cozy with his opposing counsel, emily, during a wrongful death suit against caustic tv commentator duke rosco. This might eventually lead to her sudden decision to leave her post in the coming episode of the good wife season 6. Not only was the good wifes season premiere sunday night a locked and loaded return to form for the seriesfiring. This story contains spoilers for the series finale of the good wife, end. Alicia florrick julianna margulies, the disgraced wife of a scandal ridden politician, returns to work as a defense lawyer in the first season of. The good wife series finale recap hollywood reporter. This is not to say alicia was on a continuum, leaving the husband who cheated on her and rocked her marriage with scandal to take up with someone new. The sixth season of the good wife began airing on september 21, 2014 on cbs, and. Tonight on cbs the good wife starring julianna margulies continues with an all new sunday april 12, season 6 episode 19 called, winning ugly and we have your weekly recap below. The good wife official site watch on cbs all access.
Still, the good wife season 6 ended on a generally optimistic note, as the. She knows politics is an engine fueled by scandal and corruption, and for her to act otherwise has felt odd, all season long. Were julianna margulies and archie panjabi actually sitting at the same bar during alicia florrick and kalinda sharmas goodbye scene in the season 6 finale of the good wife on sunday night. The sixth season of the good wife received critical acclaim. Strangely enough, when michelle and i first pitched this to cbs, this was actually where we started with alicia after the scandal that she was.408 788 1551 1407 935 1363 388 1303 259 499 674 151 339 1290 1138 1237 61 707 533 1303 764 1338 761 1589 553 976 1407 517 1195 517 1413 48 1172 1200 595