The Good Wife Season Premiere Recap: The New Will and Diane

Put on your most powerful suit and stripiest tie, we’re back with season five of The Good Wife. We’ll be recapping the show each week with a rundown of the ten most important things we learned from Lockhart, Gardner and Associates. So get out your legal pads, because here we go with last night’s episode, “Everything Is Ending.”


Congratulations, Mrs. First Lady: The episode opened right where last season left off, with Cary Agos and Alicia Florrick staging a coup in her apartment. It doesn’t matter whether these two are working together or at odds with one another, Matt Czuchry and Julianna Margulies have always had amazing chemistry. And whether they pull this new endeavor off or not, I just like watching them plot. Speaking of plot, this scene ends with one of my favorite moments and a great indication of how far the show has come in its five seasons. When Cary congratulates Alicia on becoming First Lady of Illinois, she chuckles “Oh, I forgot.” Contrary to what many think, this isn’t just a show about a politician’s wife who is sometimes a lawyer. It’s a show about a lawyer who is sometimes a politician’s wife.  Read More...


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