CBS Announces "The Good Wife" Will End This Season

During the Super Bowl! Which was cold.

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The critically acclaimed drama The Good Wife will end this spring after seven seasons. In a promo for the show that aired during Super Bowl 50, CBS made the announcement that the Emmy-winning drama will begin airing its final nine episodes. Its series finale will air on May 8.

The Good Wife has told the story of Alicia Florrick, as played by Julianna Margulies, who has won two Emmys for the role. At the beginning of the series, Alicia struggled to rebuild her life after her husband, a prominent Chicago prosecutor (Chris Noth), went to prison.