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hile her real- life part­ner bat­tles White Walk­ers on Game of Thrones, Rose Les­lie is tak­ing up the good fight in the court­room.

The Down­ton Abbey and Game of Thrones star, fa­mous for her line “You know noth­ing Jon Snow”, joins the re­turn­ing cast of The Good Wife in the new spin- off The Good Fight.

Pick­ing up one year af­ter the events of the fi­nal episode of The Good Wife, a fi­nan­cial scam has de­stroyed the rep­u­ta­tion of young lawyer Maia Rin­dell ( Rose), while si­mul­ta­ne­ously wip­ing out her men­tor and god­mother Diane Lock­hart’s ( Chris­tine Baran­ski) sav­ings.

Forced out of Lock­hart & Lee, they join Lucca Quinn ( Cush Jumbo) at one of Chicago’s lead­ing law firms spe­cial­is­ing in rep­re­sent­ing po­lice bru­tal­ity cases.

“I was aware, cer­tainly, of The Good Wife,” Rose says.

“It had been on for seven years.

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