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The Good Wife Cast List

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The Good Wife cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Good Wife main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Good Wife stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Good Wife focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Good Wife that are on here as well. For more great casts of actors, you can also check out other shows like The Good Wife.

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Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, Arthur, Tin Man
Alan Cumming (born 27 January 1965) is a Scottish-American actor, singer, writer, producer, director, and activist who has appeared in numerous films, television shows, and plays. His London ...more
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Archie Panjabi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, Postman Pat, Sea of Souls
Archana "Archie" Panjabi (born 31 May 1972) is a British actress, best known for her role as Kalinda Sharma on The Good Wife. Her portrayal earned her a Primetime Emmy Award in 2010 ...more
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Carrie Preston is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
True Blood, Good Morning, Miami
Carrie Preston (born June 21, 1967) is an American actress, producer, and director. She is known for her work on the television series True Blood, Person of Interest, Crowded, The Good Wife, The ...more
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Christine Baranski is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, Scooby-Doo! in Where's My Mummy?, Another World
Christine Jane Baranski (born May 2, 1952) is an American actress, singer, and producer. She is a 15-time Emmy Award nominee, winning once in 1995 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy ...more
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Chris Noth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Sex and the City, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent
Christopher David "Chris" Noth ( NOHTH; born November 13, 1954) is an American actor. He is known for his television roles as NYPD Detective Mike Logan on Law & Order (1990–95), ...more
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Graham Phillips is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife
Graham David Phillips (born April 14, 1993) is an American actor and singer. Beginning his acting career at the age of nine, Phillips is known for a variety of film, stage and television roles; ...more
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Elizabeth Reaser is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
True Detective, Saved, The Ex List
Elizabeth Ann Reaser (born July 2, 1975) is an American film, television, and stage actress. Her work includes the films Stay, The Family Stone, Sweet Land, Against the Current, The Twilight ...more
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Josh Charles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, Sports Night, In Treatment
Joshua Aaron Charles (born September 15, 1971) is an American actor. He is best known for the roles of Dan Rydell on Sports Night; Will Gardner on The Good Wife, which earned him two Primetime ...more
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Julianna Margulies is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, ER, The Lost Room
Julianna Luisa Margulies (; born June 8, 1966) is an American actress and producer. After several small television roles, Margulies achieved wide recognition for her role as Carol Hathaway on ...more
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Gillian Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Community
Gillian MacLaren Jacobs (; born October 19, 1982) is an American actress. She is known for portraying Britta Perry on the NBC/Yahoo! Screen comedy series Community and Mickey Dobbs on the ...more
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Makenzie Vega is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, The Geena Davis Show
Makenzie Jade Vega Norfolk (born February 10, 1994), known professionally as Makenzie Vega, is an American actress. She is known for her role as Grace Florrick on The Good Wife and as the ...more
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Martha Plimpton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Raising Hope
Martha Campbell Plimpton (born November 16, 1970) is an American actress, singer, and former model. Her feature film debut was in Rollover (1981); she subsequently rose to prominence in the ...more
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Matt Czuchry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
The Good Wife, Gilmore Girls, Justice League
Matthew Charles Czuchry (; born May 20, 1977) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Logan Huntzberger on The WB television series Gilmore Girls (2005–07) and Cary Agos on the CBS ...more
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Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Seinfeld, The King of Queens, Fish Hooks
Gerald Isaac Stiller (June 8, 1927 – May 11, 2020) was an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. He later played Frank ...more
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Michael J. Fox is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Family Ties, Spin City, The Michael J. Fox Show
Michael Andrew Fox (born June 9, 1961), known professionally as Michael J. Fox, is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, author, film producer and activist with a film and television career ...more
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Titus Welliver is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Sons of Anarchy, Deadwood, Brooklyn South
Titus B. Welliver (born March 12, 1962) is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayals of the Man in Black in Lost, Silas Adams in Deadwood, Jimmy O’Phelan in Sons of Anarchy, and the ...more
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Mary Beth Peil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Dawson's Creek
Mary Beth Peil (born June 25, 1940) is an American actress and singer.
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Katie Walder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Katie Elizabeth Walder is an American actress.
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Leelee Sobieski is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
NYC 22, Dangerous Liaisons, F/X: The Series
Liliane Rudabet Gloria Elsveta "Leelee" Sobieski (born June 10, 1983) is a retired American actress. She achieved fame in her teens with roles in films such as Deep Impact, Eyes Wide ...more
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Michael Ealy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Almost Human, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, FlashForward
Michael Brown (born August 3, 1973), professionally known as Michael Ealy, is an American actor. He is known for his roles in Barbershop (2002), 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), Takers (2010), Think ...more
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Miranda Cosgrove is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
iCarly, Drake & Josh
Miranda Taylor Cosgrove (born May 14, 1993) is an American actress and singer. Her career began at the age of seven with several television commercial appearances. Cosgrove's film debut came in ...more
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Sarah Silverman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Good Wife Cast List
Bob's Burgers, Mr. Show with Bob and David, Greg the Bunny
Sarah Kate Silverman (born December 1, 1970) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, singer, producer, and writer. Her comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics, such as racism, ...more