Larroquette Joins ABC’s Boston Legal


Emmy Award-winning actor John Larroquette (“Night Court”) is set to join the cast of “Boston Legal” next season as a senior partner from the New York offices of Crane Poole & Schmidt who transfers to the Boston office.

In addition, Emmy Award winner Christian Clemenson, who portrays Jerry “Hands” Espenson a fellow lawyer and friend of Alan Shore’s (James Spader) who suffers from Aspergers syndrome — joins the series as a cast regular, and Tara Summers (“Dirt”) also comes on board as a young associate of the Boston offices.

Production on fourth season episodes begins on June 27.

“Boston Legal” was created by David E. Kelley. Kelley and Bill D’Elia are executive producers. The series is produced by David E. Kelley Productions in association with Twentieth Century Fox Television, and premiered October 3, 2004.