In The Good Wife “Affairs of State” Eli Gold’s ex-wife is played by Parker Posey. That should be sufficient information to indicate that this episode is going to be killer. But should you need more, an episode synopsis and episode stills are below.

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The Good Affairs of State Summary

When Alicia (Julianna Margulies) is forced to wade through diplomatic loopholes to defend a client, she and the firm’s new first-year associate, Caitlin (Anna Camp), approach Eli (Alan Cumming) to utilize his political connections for help, as they wade through diplomatic loopholes to defend Chen (Derek Mio), a Taiwanese national accused of murder. Parker Posey plays Elis’s ex wife who wants him to vet her for a possible future political campaign.

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