Taye Diggs Books Arc on ‘The Good Wife’ Season 6

Taye Diggs is currently flexing his dramatic chops on TNT’s Murder in the First, but this fall The Good Wife fans will get to see the versatile actor get his lawyer on. CBS announced today, Monday, June 7th, Diggs will join the cast of The Good Wife for a multi-episode season six arc. Diggs will play Dean Levine-Wilkins a “talented equity partner” who will join Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski) when she jumps ship to Florrick/Agos with Alicia (Julianna Margulies) and Cary (Matt Czuchry).

“We couldn’t be more excited to have Taye on the show,” said Executive Producers/Showrunners Robert and Michelle King in a statement. “We’ve been huge fans for years, and love his ability to play comedy and drama with equal ease.”

In addition to Murder in the First, Diggs is best known for his roles in Private Practice, How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Ally McBeal.

The Good Wife season six premieres Sunday, September 21st at 9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT on CBS.