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Drama starring Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick, a politician's wife who transforms herself into a career woman when a scandal surrounding her husband turns her life upside down

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Drama starring Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick, a politician's wife who transforms herself into a career woman when a scandal surrounding her husband turns her life upside down

Series 2 Summary

The talented Alicia Florrick's hard-hitting career continues at the prestigious Chicago law firm. Alicia's husband Peter out of jail, and he's back on the political campaign trail and in need of a loyal wife by his side. Can Alicia put all the humiliation of his scandals behind her, or will she pursue her own happiness?

  • Alicia in the office in The Good Wife

    Episode 1 - Taking Control

    In the first episode, Alicia is forced to make a choice between her passion for Will and her marriage to Peter.

  • The Good Wife: Will rests his feet on a desk

    Episode 2 - Double Jeopardy

    Cary tries to stack the deck against Alicia during the trial of an Army reservist accused of murdering his wife. Meanwhile, Childs resorts to dirty tricks in an effort to ruin Peter's campaign.

  • The Good Wife series two: Diane sits in an office

    Episode 3 - Breaking Fast

    A prosecution suit leads to an explosive confrontation between Alicia and Glenn.

    Meanwhile, Alicia's brother, Owen, visits after his questionable remarks about Peter spread across the internet.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia with Peter and Will

    Episode 4 - Cleaning House

    Cleaning House: When Alicia meets Nancy Crozier in court, she rediscovers that her sweet facade hides a steely interior. Later, Alicia's career hangs in the balance.

  • The Good Wife: Diana and Alicia

    Episode 5 - VIP Treatment

    VIP Treatment: Alicia and the partners must decide whether to take on the case of a massage therapist who accuses a Nobel Peace Prize winner of sexual assault.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia and Louis (Michael J Fox)

    Episode 6 - Poisoned Pill

    Poisoned Pill: Alicia, Diane and Will are caught off-guard by a brilliant attorney with a disability, played by Michael J Fox, during a test case against a drugs company.

  • The Good Wife: Sloan and Alicia

    Episode 7 - Bad Girls

    Alicia is close to successfully arguing that her teenaged pop star client, Sloan, is innocent when Cary drops a bombshell that could ruin the starlet's career.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia in court

    Episode 8 - On Tap

    When the government accuses a member of the council of taking a campaign bribe, the team reviews hours of evidence to mount his defence.

  • The Good Wife: Peter and Eli

    Episode 9 - Nine Hours

    Alicia and the team race against the clock in the appeal case of a client on death row.

    Meanwhile, Peter prepares for his first debate with Glenn.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia in an office

    Episode 10 - Breaking Up

    Breaking Up: Alicia faces a moral dilemma at work when her team must try to turn a client's son against his girlfriend, after both are accused of murder.

  • The Good Wife: Will

    Episode 11 - Two Courts

    Two Courts: Will fears his client is not getting a fair trial so the firm hires a jury consultant, who claims to predict a case's outcome by reading people's expressions.

  • The Good Wife: Will in the courtroom

    Episode 12 - Silly Season

    Silly Season: Alicia's client confesses to murdering a fellow prisoner, leading the rest of the team to investigate the relationship between the two inmates.

  • Good Wife: Will

    Episode 13 - Real Deal

    Alicia races Louis Canning to round up the highest number of clients for an Erin Brockovich-style class action lawsuit, and a mole is detected in the law firm who appears to be working for Canning.

  • The Good Wife: Peter

    Episode 14 - Net Worth

    Will handles a defamation case from a billionaire who's suing a film studio for showing him in a bad light.

    Later on, Alicia questions Will about a message he left for her.

  • The Good Wife: Kurt and Diane

    Episode 15 - Last Shot

    Last Shot: Diane represents her on-off love interest Kurt McVeigh when he is sued for the testimony he gave in a murder trial.

  • The Good Wife: The blogger who is suing a social media website in 'Great Firewall'

    Episode 16 - Great Firewall

    Great Firewall: A Chinese dissident sues a social networking site for revealing the identity of his anonymous blog. Later, Will and Diane hope to get rid of Derrick Bond.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia

    Episode 17 - Ham Sandwich

    The firm represents client and drug kingpin LeMond Bishop in divorce proceedings, even though Bishop wants reconciliation.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia

    Episode 18 - Killer Song

    Killer Song: The firm sues a convicted murderer who is profiting from a song he had written years ago while in prison, describing his crime.

  • The Good Wife:  Will and Alicia

    Episode 19 - Wrongful Termination

    Wrongful Termination: Louis returns to fight against Alicia when the firm represents families of employees who committed suicide due to miserable working conditions.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia and Eli

    Episode 20 - Foreign Affairs

    Foreign Affairs: The firm represent a small drilling contractor locked in a dispute with a major oil conglomerate; and the results of the election are revealed.

  • The Good Wife: Will in the boardroom

    Episode 21 - In Sickness

    In Sickness: The firm defends a patient in a liver transplant case against rival lawyer Patti Nyholm. The case takes an unexpected turn when Patti is fired from her firm.

  • The Good Wife: Stephanie, Alicia and Kalinda

    Episode 22 - Getting Off

    Getting Off: The firm defends the owner of an adultery website, Stephanie Engler (played by Sarah Silverman), when one of her site's users is murdered.

  • The Good Wife: Alicia

    Episode 23 - Closing Arguments

    Alicia and Kalinda push aside their differences to prove their client's innocence in a murder trial.

    Will Alicia get together with Will?

The Good Wife synopsis

Drama starring Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick, a politician's wife who transforms herself into a career woman when a scandal surrounding her husband turns her life upside down

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