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The Good Wife: Here Comes the Judge

When Will is convinced that a judge is biased against his client, he and Alicia risk the judge's wrath by demanding a hearing to determine if another judge should take over the case. Meanwhile, Grace is affected by the death of a classmate and starts falling for a "bad boy," Zach looks for a way to help Peter's campaign, and Kalinda becomes suspicious of Nick.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x8
Airdate: Sunday November 18th, 2012
Special Airtime: 09:30 pm

Alternate Airdates:

UK (MORE4) Mar 14, 2013
NZ (TV3) Jun 03, 2014


Guest Stars
Amanda PeetAmanda Peet
As Laura Hellinger
Emerald Angel YoungEmerald Angel Young
As Sarah
Jenna GaviganJenna Gavigan
As Deborah
Karen OlivoKaren Olivo
As Giada
Kurt FullerKurt Fuller
As Judge Dunaway
Marc Warren (2)Marc Warren (2)
As Nick
P.J. BrownP.J. Brown
As Bill
Judd HirschJudd Hirsch
As Judge Creary
Lorenzo PisoniLorenzo Pisoni
As Garrett
Lucy WaltersLucy Walters
As Sandy
Seth NumrichSeth Numrich
As Randy
Main Cast
Julianna MarguliesJulianna Margulies
As Alicia Florrick
Matt CzuchryMatt Czuchry
As Cary Agos
Graham PhillipsGraham Phillips
As Zach Florrick
Makenzie VegaMakenzie Vega
As Grace Florrick
Christine BaranskiChristine Baranski
As Diane Lockhart
Josh CharlesJosh Charles
As Will Gardner
Archie PanjabiArchie Panjabi
As Kalinda Sharma


The episode begins with texts asking Grace if she is fine. She replies that she is. We then see a video chat between friends who are discussing Grace’s attempt to commit suicide by swallowing a handful of pills and her ex-boyfriend, Connor already ready to date after his recent break up with Grace. Next, in the courtroom, Laura is cross-examining a man named Yates, asking him why he shot the victim four times in the head. He tells her that the victim’s wife, Gwyneth wanted him to kill her husband as she said that she loved him and if he killed her husband then they could be together. He is her Pilates instructor. We see that Will is defending Gwyneth and Laura is a little nervous as this is her first case. ..

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