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.