Posted on Jan 10, 2017 01:30pm
The Good Fight Creators Tackle Their Exciting New Series
Executive Producers Robert and Michelle King kick their work up a notch with The Good Fight.

Executive Producers Robert and Michelle King are taking their work from The Good Wife and kicking it up a notch with The Good Fight.

WATCH: The Good Fight Official Trailer

The CBS All Access original series gives the pair more creative freedom than ever before, and comes at a time when real life political events create the perfect backdrop to tell their characters' stories.

The Kings explain how it all came together in this exclusive interview with, as first seen on Facebook Live.

The Good Fight picks up one year after the events of the final broadcast episode of The Good Wife. In the new series, an enormous financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell (Rose Leslie), while simultaneously wiping out the savings of her mentor and godmother Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski). Forced out of Lockhart/Lee, they join Lucca Quinn (Cush Jumbo) at one of Chicago’s preeminent law firms.

The series stars Christine Baranski (Diane Lockhart), Cush Jumbo (Lucca Quinn), Rose Leslie (Maia Rindell), Delroy Lindo (Adrian Boseman), Erica Tazel (Barbara Kostad), Sarah Steele (Marissa Gold), Justin Bartha (Colin Morrello), Paul Guilfoyle (Henry Rindell), and Bernadette Peters (Lenore Rindell).

Stream The Good Fight now on CBS All Access.