The Good Fight (CBS All Access, Sundays) may be a spin-off from The Good Wife but its first two episodes are as good as anything from that show’s run.
The stunning two-hour premiere opens with characters and familiar, seamlessly integrating the two into a new environment – an environment without the Florricks, but with Diane Lockhart moving from the penthouse to the outhouse and back in a way that feels natural and unforced, and surrounds her with a new cast of equals that equals the one she’s moved on from.
The Good Fight has its first trailer… and it’s a doozy!
In the new series, an enormous financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell, while simultaneously wiping out her mentor and godmother Diane Lockhart’s savings. Forced out of Lockhart & Lee, they join Lucca Quinn at one of Chicago’s preeminent law firms.
The good fight premieres on Sunday, Feb. 19 at 8:00 PM, ET on-demand on CBS All Access, the CBS Television Network’s digital subscription video-on demand and live streaming service. In addition, a special broadcast of the premiere episode will air on the CBS Television Network that same night, Sunday, Feb. 19 at 8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT. Check out the new trailer after the break.
The first scripted series to air on CBS’ streaming service, CBS All Access, The Good Fight has a premiere date.
The series – a sequel to CBS award winner, The Good Wife, will premiere on CBS All Access on Sunday, February 19, 2017 (8/7C) – with a simulcast special preview broadcast on CBS. (After the premiere, episodes of The Good Fight will be found exclusively on CBS All Access.)