TVLine Items: Matthew Morrison Joins Good Wife, 1D on Family Guy and More

Matthew Morrison Good Wife Cast

The probability of a musical number in the Lockhart, Agos and Lee offices just got a lot higher.

Glee vet Matthew Morrison has joined The Good Wife in a recurring role, TVLine has confirmed.

Morrison will play Connor Fox, an assistant U.S. attorney who is responsible for putting the last four Illinois governors behind bars. Described as a tough and smart guy, Connor doesn’t exactly warm to the Florricks upon meeting them.

The Good Wife‘s midseason premiere airs Sunday, Jan. 10, at 9/8c.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* One Direction will appear on an upcoming Family Guy episode, in which the boy band listens to a scary story courtesy of Stewie, EW.com reports.

* Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones, Orphan Black) will star in Harley and the Davidsons, Discovery Channel’s upcoming miniseries about the iconic Harley-Davidson motorcycle company. Huisman will play co-founder Walter Davidson, with newcomer Robert Aramayo as William Harley and Bug Hall (Revolution) as Arthur Davidson.

* A&E’s docuseries Born This Way, about a group of young adults born with Down syndrome, was renewed for a second season on Wednesday.

* Also renewed: Neil deGrasse Tyson’s talk show StarTalk, which has earned a third season at NatGeo.

* The Golden Globes have added Supergirl‘s Melissa Benoist, How to Get Away With Murder‘s Viola Davis, The Flash‘s Grant Gustin, Empire‘s Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard, Dr. Ken‘s Ken Jeong, American Horror Story: Hotel‘s Lady Gaga, Telenovela‘s Eva Longoria and Shades of Blue‘s Jennifer Lopez as presenters for the Jan. 10 ceremony (NBC, 8/7c).