Connie Nielsen has been retained by The Good Wife.
According to TV Line, the veteran actress - who played a serial killer on The Following Season 2 - will come on board this CBS drama as Ramona, an intelligent attorney with far-reaching Cook County connections.
Might she have a lot to do with Alicia's possible State’s Attorney run?
Nielsen will debut on Episode 4 this fall, joining such other major Good Wife guest stars as Taye Diggs, who will also be playing a lawyer.
The Good Wife Season 6 kicks off on Sunday, September 21 at 9/8c.