good wife season 4 ep 2 'Good Wife' Season 4 premiere clip, plus Carrie Preston returns and episode 2 pictures released“The Good Wife” has more exciting casting news out Friday (Sept. 14), though this time it’s a familiar face instead of a brand-new one. Carrie Preston, who plays oddball lawyer Elsbeth Tascioni, is returning for multiple episodes in the fourth season, reports TV Line, but details are being kept under wraps about who she’ll be representing this time around.

In other news, there are new photos and info from CBS for the second episode, cleverly titled “And the Law Won,” which is a follow-up to the season premiere, titled “I Fought the Law.”

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Amidst staff and budget cuts at the firm, Will tries to help by turning down a low settlement offer in his first case back from suspension. Meanwhile, Alicia unexpectedly aids Peter’s campaign. Maura Tierney (“ER”) guest stars as wealthy businesswoman Maddie Hayward and Nathan Lane returns as Clarke Hayden, the firm’s appointed trustee.

And finally, here is the first clip of the season premiere, airing Sunday, Sept. 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. The second episode will air at a special time on Sunday, Sept. 7 due to an NFL double-header — 9:30-10:30 p.m. ET/8:30-9:30 p.m. CT/9:00-10:00 p.m. PT.

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