Paramount+ has officially renewed creators Robert and Michelle King’s acclaimed legal drama The Good Fight for a sixth season. The early renewal comes after the series has already aired four episodes in its current fifth season, which had its premiere last June. The remaining six episodes will drop weekly on Thursdays.
“The Good Fights provocative, whip smart, and no-holds-barred world remains as relevant as ever, continuing to entice new audiences as one of Paramount+’s top-performing original series and acquisition drivers,” President of Paramount+ Original Scripted Series, Nicole Clemens said in a statement. “We are thrilled to continue The Good Fight‘s enduring legacy with a sixth season and can’t wait to see what the brilliant minds behind the series, Robert and Michelle King, tackle next.”
The Good Fight currently stars Emmy winner Christine Baranski (Cybill), Audra McDonald (Private Practice), Sarah Steele (The Good Wife), Michael Boatman (Spin City), Nyambi Nyambi (Mike & Molly), Zach Grenier (Fight Club), Charmaine Bingwa (Black Box), and Mandy Patinkin (The Princess Bride).
In the fifth season, Diane is forced to question whether it’s appropriate for her to help run an African American law firm with Liz when the firm loses two top lawyers. Meanwhile, Marissa and the firm become entangled with Hal Wackner, a regular Chicagoan who decides to open his own courtroom in the back of a copy shop.
The Good Fight is created and executive produced by The Good Wife creators Robert King, Michelle King, and Phil Alden Robinson, with the Kings also serving as showrunners. Executive producers are Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker, Liz Glotzer, and Brooke Kennedy.
The series is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions. The series is distributed worldwide by CBS Studios International.
The Good Fight Renewed For a Sixth Season at Paramount+