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Michael J. Fox to guest on 'The Good Wife'

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Image Credit: Paul Hawthorne/Startraksphoto.com; Eike Schroter/CBCProving that we do actually get excited about more than the Alicia-Peter-Will love triangle, allow us to share this news about season 2 of CBS’ The Good Wife: Michael J. Fox will guest star in an episode as Simon Canning, a shrewd and cynical litigator whom Alicia (Julianna Margulies) faces in a massive class action. Per CBS, “Canning is willing to use anything in court, including symptoms of his neurological condition, to create sympathy for his otherwise unsympathetic client: a giant pharmaceutical company.” Can’t wait to hear the strategy talk on this one. Already hoping he’ll recur like Martha Plimpton’s Patti Nyholm did in season 1?

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