By Dan Snierson
November 09, 2012 at 12:00 PM EST
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There will likely be no objections to this news: Matthew Perry is returning to The Good Wife. CBS announced that Perry —  who’s been busy starring on freshman NBC comedy Go On — will reprise his guest role as Mike Kresteva, the slimy attorney and adversary of Alicia (Julianna Marguiles) who plans to run against her husband, Peter (Chris Noth), for governor.

Perry’s episode is slated to air in early 2013.

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