The Good Wife cast members have been asked to comment on a story in the Washington Post which claims that their character Patricia Welting will be returning to the show after a seven-season hiatus.
In the article, the Post quotes actor Patricia Welts, who is known for her roles in The Walking Dead, Grey’s Anatomy, and The Good Place, as saying, “I’m happy to announce that my character Patricia is coming back to The Good Shepherd!
I’m not going to give any spoilers but I promise that we’ll be talking about it.
I am really excited to be a part of the series again.”
The Good Shepherd is a family drama that centers on the Welts’ three children, who are both in law enforcement.
Patricia has been involved with the program since it began, appearing on the show as a character named, “Mrs. Welting.”
She told the Washington Examiner, “My mother and I are very close friends, and she’s been a part a lot of the episodes of The Good Things That Happened.”
“I’m thrilled to be back, and to be part of this family, the Welting family.
We’ve been a huge part of The Walking Bad, Greys Anatomy and The Girlfriend Experience, and I am excited to bring my story to a new audience,” she added.
Welts has also played a significant role in The Good Times, The Good Game, and Grey’s, and is a member of the ensemble cast of The Following.
In a statement to EW, The CW announced that it had been informed of the article and was in the process of confirming any information.
The network did not elaborate on the details of the story, but the statement read, “We are excited to welcome Patricia back to the world of The CW as a series regular.”
The Bad Things That Were: “The Good Times”Season 8 premieres Friday, March 7 at 9/8c on The CW.