The West Wing alum will guest-star on the legal spinoff during an upcoming crossover with Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D., EW.com reports.
Whitford’s character, a high-powered defense attorney, wrote the book on cross-examination and only cares about the “appearance of reality.”
The three-way crossover kicks off Wednesday, March 1 at 8/7c on NBC with Fire, followed by P.D. at 9 pm and Justice at 10 pm. The newest Windy City-set offshoot then moves to its regular Sundays-at-9 pm timeslot on March 5.
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* Judy Greer (Married) will recur during Season 3 of Hulu’s Casual as a newly single mother in desperate need of distraction, which is something her new coworker Alex (Tommy Dewey) is happy to provide.
* Larenz Tate (Game of Silence, Rescue Me) has nabbed a recurring role on Season 4 of Starz’s Power, playing a city councilman, our sister site Deadline reports.
* Killjoys Season 3 has cast Defiance‘s Kelly McCormack as a new thorn in the team’s side, Motive‘s Karen LeBlanc as a new high-ranking RAC official, The Expanse‘s Ted Atherton as a lieutenant to Aneela and The Entertainer‘s Prince Amponsah as a tough and respected owner of a hackmod bar, Canadian broadcaster Space announced Monday.
* HBO’s Divorce has tapped Jenny Bicks (The Big C, Sex and the City) to replace Paul Simms as showrunner for Season 2, Deadline reports.
* William Shatner will lend his voice to Season 7 of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic on Discovery Kids, according to a tweet from the actor: