BRITISH ACTRESS Cush Jumbo has landed a lead role in the spin-off of hit US show, The Good Wife.
The 30-year-old, who joined the final season of The Good Wife and became a fan favourite, is set to play the character of Lucca Quinn.
Co-star Christine Baranski will reprise the role of beloved Diane Lockhart in the original series, a role which earned her six Emmy Award nominations.
Cush, from south London, is an Olivier Award-nominated actress and also notably won the Evening Standard Award for writing and starring in Josephine and I, her one-woman stage performance about Jazz legend Josephine Baker.
The series will air in Spring 2017.