Calling all the legal drama lovers on board, The Good Fight is returning for its final wrap-up! As per the CBS report, with season 6, the long-running show of Robert and Michelle King will come to an end.
In an interview, Michelle King stated, “The reason for calling off the show is just to maintain the quality issue. We don’t want to stretch the story unnecessarily. Season 6 is very much about the civil war in our country, and it felt like it was the story to tell in the last season of this show.”
Here is everything we know about the upcoming season, including the release date, cast, and episode details.
The Good Fight Season 6 Cast: Who are in?
The Good Fight season 6 cast includes several returning favorites, as well as some new faces. Christine Baranski will reprise her role as Diane Lockhart, the tough-as-nails lawyer at the center of the show. Also returning are Cush Jumbo as Lucca Quinn, the firm’s head of litigation, John Slattery, Audra McDonald as Liz Reddick, Michael Boatman as Julius Cain, Alan Cumming as Eli Gold, Carrie Preston as Elsbeth Tascioni, and Sarah Steele as Marissa Gold, Diane’s assistant.
Fans can see Alan Cumming and Carrie Preston as guest stars.
When will Season 6 of The Good Fight premiere?
It’s that time of year again! The Good Fight Season 6 is set to premiere on September 8th. The show will once again follow the legal battles of Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski) and her team at the firm of Reddick, Boseman & Kolstad.
This season is sure to be another nail-biter, so mark your calendars and join the fight!
The Good Fight Season 6 Episode Details
The Good Fight Season 6 will consist of 10 episodes and will pick up one year after the events of Season 5.
In the Season 5 finale, Maia (Rose Leslie) and Lucca (Cush Jumbo) quit Reddick, Boseman & Lockhart to start their own firm, Riveting. Diane (Christine Baranski) is made a named partner at the firm, which she renames Lockhart, Deckler, Gussman, Lee, Lyman, Gilbert-Lurie, Celebrating, & Stebbins, in an effort to keep Robert’s legacy alive. In the episode, Diane must deal with the fallout from her decision to run for office, while Lucca represents a new client with ties to the White House.
The Good Fight Season 6 will see the return of several fan-favorite characters, including Kurt McVeigh (Gary Cole), who will guest star in the season premiere. Additionally, Michael Boatman will return as a series regular after appearing in a recurring role in Season 5. In the upcoming season, Diane and her team were seen transported to a parallel universe where they must deal with the consequences of their choices.
The Good Fight season 6 is sure to be full of the same legal drama and wit that fans have come to love.