Steven Pasquale to Play Doctor in New DirecTV Comedy Almost There

Steven Pasquale Almost There

Steven Pasquale is trading in the campaign trail for a paper trail.

The actor, who just ended a recurring run as Good Wife Alicia Florrick’s campaign managerhas signed on to star in Almost There, DirecTV’s next original comedy series.

Per our sister site Deadline, Pasquale will play Jackson Cooper, a perpetually single and commitment-phobic psychiatrist who finally meets the girl of his dreams… only to leave without getting any of her information. Throughout the 10-episode series, Jackson embarks on a quest to find her, and find himself along the way.

Christopher Fitzgerald (Twins), Susan Kelechi Watson (Louie) and Maddie Corman (Smash) will also star in the series, which debuts this fall. Pasquale will executive-produce alongside Jace Alexander, Kim Cella and Debbie Baldwin.

In addition to his recent turn on The Good Wife, Pasquale’s TV credits include Rescue Me, Netflix’s Bloodline and NBC’s Jekyll-and-Hyde drama Do No Harm.

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4 Comments
  1. Liz says:

    So glad he’s getting more roles! Now if only we could find one that would let him sing- for any non-Broadway fans, check out clips of him in the Bridges of Madison County musical (sounds corny, but gorgeous music).

  2. TGW fan says:

    He also is an amazing singer! He is also currently performing as billy bigelow in carousel at lyric opera in chicago!

  3. Tgw fan says:

    He has an amazing voice. He is currently starring in carousel as billy bigelow at lyric opera in chicago. As much as I miss him on the good wife, I realize that was small potatoes compared to his true broadway talent. I just love him and I think we will be seeing lots more of him!

  4. Kathy says:

    Ok. I am flying to Chicago to see Billy, watched him as Alex on Bloodline, and will watch him as Dr. Cooper; but Johnny Elfman needs to come back.