Mad Men’s Talia Balsam is heading to The Good Wife, joining that show’s long, long list of fancy guest stars. She’ll play a political reporter, according to TV Line, though thanks to Homeland she seems like a perfect political spouse. (R.I.P., Walden.) Lots of people have bounced between the worlds of Sterling Cooper and Lockhart Gardner — Anna Camp, Aaron Stanton, Cara Buono Michael Gladis — which makes sense, given the shows’ prestige and shared commitment to enviable officewear.
Actress Talia Balsam attends 65th Annual Writers Guild East Coast Awards After Party at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill on February 17, 2013 in New York City. Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images