Kristin Chenoweth Returns to 'The Good Wife' Set
Kristin Chenoweth has returned to The Good Wife following a horrific on-set accident in July that forced her to temporarily leave the show.
The 44-year-old actress took to her Twitter to share the good news, writing:
I was able to go back a shoot a short scene with Alan Cumming on The Good Wife.Chenoweth was injured on the set of the CBS legal drama this summer when she was was struck on the head by a piece of lighting equipment.
— Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) August 31, 2012
Witnesses on the Brooklyn, N.Y., set said the Wicked performer was knocked unconscious and suffered a seizure. She was later spotted out in a neck brace.
In August, the Emmy-winner announced that the would be temporarily leaving the show to recover, telling Celebuzz, “It is with deep regret [that I have] to inform everyone that due to my injuries, I am unable to return to The Good Wife at this time."
“(I’m) getting better slowly and thank you everyone for your concern,” she added.
Chenoweth booked a recurring role in June as a reporter investigating Peter Florrick's (played by Sex and the City star Chris Noth) campaign, though the network has yet to say if her character's involvement in the story will be cut down due to her injury.
The Good Wife Season 4 premieres Sept. 30 at 9 PM ET on CBS.