Friday, March 3, 2023

Development News - Wendell Pierce and Carra Patterson Board CBS Drama Pilot 'Elsbeth' Starring Carrie Preston

Development News - March 3, 2023

CBS' Elsbeth.

  • Wendell Pierce and Carra Patterson have been cast as series regulars on the drama pilot starring Carrie Preston - reprising her role from CBS' The Good Wife and Paramount+'s The Good Fight. Pierce currently stars in Amazon's Jack Ryan, which has been renewed for a fourth and final season. Patterson previously starred for two seasons in E!'s The Arrangement and in Disney+'s one-season comedy Turner & Hooch
  • Pierce will play Captain Wagner, a New York police captain who owns every room that he enters. Experienced and charismatic, he is the toast of the department.
  • Patterson will play Kaya Blanke, a stoic and ethical New York police officer who's used to being overlooked by her superiors.