David Hyde Pierce’s First Appearance in TV Since ‘Frasier’
The talented Emmy and Tony award winning David Hyde Pierce has landed a recurring role in the CBS smash hit, The Good Wife. According to CBS, David will play a highly respected cable news legal commentator. He is fed up with Chicago’s corruption and rapidly increasing murder rate that he decides to vie for a change and runs for political office.
Best known for his role as psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the hit NBC sitcom Frasier, which ended in 2004, David Hyde Pierce has also appeared in the political satire The Powers That Be. He has appeared in movies such as, Sleepless in Seattle, Nixon, and A Bug’s Life to name a few. And his Broadway appearances include, Monty Python’s Spamalot, Curtains, Le Bete and Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike.
The Good Wife returns Season 6 Sunday, Sept. 21 at 9:30/10:30c/ on the CBS