CBS has found its leading lady for one of its new pilots. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Julianna Margulies is set to star in the new CBS pilot, The Good Wife.
The series will revolve around Margulies' character, the wife of a politician who branches out on her own, pursuing a career as a defense attorney.
Robert and Michelle King wrote the pilot script and Charles McDougall will direct. Margulies is also set to return to the series that made her a household name, ER, alongside fellow original cast members Eriq LaSalle and Noah Wylie on March 12.