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Exclusive: 'Good Wife' promotes Alan Cumming to series regular

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good-wifeImage Credit: Jeffrey Neira/CBSIt looks like Peter’s image problems aren’t going away anytime soon on The Good Wife.

Sources confirm to me exclusively that Alan Cumming — who joined the hit CBS drama last month as Eli Gold, a sharp-tongued reputation rehabilitator working with Chris Noth’s disgraced politician — will return in season 2 as a full-fledged series regular.

I may be a mistaken, but I think this marks Cumming’s first full-time TV gig. If I’m wrong I’m sure I’ll hear about it in the comments section. Speaking of which, head there now to weigh in on whether keeping Eli around is a Good thing (see what I did there?).