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‘Good Wife’ spinoff was partially rewritten after Donald Trump was elected

Donald Trump hasn’t taken office yet, however his administration is as of now influencing fiction.

“The Good Fight,” the spinoff of “The Good Wife,” took notes from the decision in a revised pilot script, showrunners Robert and Michelle King said at the Television Critics Association squeeze visit Monday.

“The world changed on us. ‘The Good Wife’ was a smidgen about the Obama years. This offers shape to another show,” Robert King stated, by. “This is all going to change, and some say for better, some in negative ways.”

“The Good Fight” grabs with Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski) arranging her retirement until she loses everything in a Ponzi conspire.

After the decision, the makers revamped a portion of the pilot scene to join the political environment.

While “The Good Wife was “parody of liberal mentality since Chicago was such a liberal town,” “The Good Fight” will concentrate more on the new reality, King stated, by. “Not simply hostile to Trump, we’re additionally taking a gander at how liberals react…It’s about how the way of life is changing and the perplexity, and what’s genuine and what’s not genuine.”

Baranski said a few scenes have gone up against an alternate message in light of Trump’s decision, particularly an injection of her pressing a photograph of her character and Hillary Clinton.

“You have a lead character in good and down to earth free-fall likewise to what the nation is feeling at this moment,” said Baranski, who depicted the give a role as in “free-fall” after the race. “How would you make the following stride when there is no establishment? Where are we ethically?”

“The Good Fight” will debut on Feb. 19 on CBS, and in addition be simulcast on CBS All Access. The accompanying scenes might be accessible on-request.

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