CBS announced in a promo during the Super Bowl last night that The Good Wife will end after its current seventh season.
SPOILER ALERT: Charles exited the show in Season 5 when his character, attorney Will Gardner, was shot dead in a courtroom by a deranged client. His abrupt departure shocked viewers, but had been in the works for some time by CBS. Charles had approached the network months earlier, saying he was ready to move on after playing the character for four years.
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