Former Friends’ star Matthew Perry has joined the cast of the outstanding legal drama The Good Wife.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Perry will play “an attorney from Chicago named Mike who’s heading up a blue ribbon panel who’s in charge of investigating a police shooting. While Mike is described as ultra charming, he won’t have an easy time winning over Alicia Florick (Julianna Marguiles), who thinks his interest is more political than truth seeking.”
It has not yet been confirmed how many episodes Perry will appear in.
Perry seems to be the only Friends cast member who has not been typecast in comedic roles. Since Friends ended in 2004, he has had roles in Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and, more recently, Mr Sunshine. During Friends he even appeared in several episodes of The West Wing.
Perry will make his first appearance on The Good Wife, on US screens, on 25 March.
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I’m Sarina Bellissimo and this is the place I come to indulge in my love of all things entertainment. I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by all things Hollywood/showbiz. I blame my parents!
As a child my mum used to force me to watch old Elvis Presley films with her, and both my mum & dad would take my brothers and I to the Drive-In to watch the latest films (this is where my love for ROCKY began!). When not watching movies, I was trying to figure out ways to pull the back off the TV so I could somehow get into it and be a part of all the action on the screen!
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