Taye Diggs will guest star on CBS‘ The Good Wife during its upcoming sixth season. He will appear in multiple episodes as Dean Levine-Wilkins, a meticulous and talented equity partner at Lockhart/Gardner who decides to throw in his lot with Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski) and accompany her to Alicia (Julianna Margulies) and Cary’s (Matt Czuchry) company, Florrick/Agos. The show returns to originals September 21.
Diggs stars in TNT’s Steven Bochco/Eric Lodal-created detective drama Murder In The First, which got a 10-episode order to follow a single case across an entire season. It premiered June 9.
“We couldn’t be more excited to have Taye on the show,” The Good Wife executive producers/showrunners Robert and Michelle King said in today’s announcement. “We’ve been huge fans for years, and love his ability to play comedy and drama with equal ease.”