Set in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, aka “The Mother Court,” this new Shondaland drama follows brand-new lawyers working for both the defense and the prosecution handling the most high-profile and high-stakes federal cases in the country – all as their lives intersect in and out of the courtroom.
- Hope Davis as Jill Carlan
- Ben Shenkman as Roger Gunn
- Jasmin Savoy Brown as Allison Adams
- Susannah Flood as Kate Littlejohn
- Wesam Keesh as Jay Simmons
- Regé-Jean Page as Leonard Knox
- Ben Rappaport as Seth Oliver
- Britt Robertson as Sandra Bell
- Anna Deavere Smith as Tina Krissman
- Vondie Curtis Hall as Judge Nicholas Byrne
Notes and TriviaEdit
- The pilot was officially ordered to series by ABC on May 12, 2017 and officially cancelled almost exactly two years later on May 9, 2019.
- Don Todd and creator Paul William Davies share showrunner responsibilities.
- Lyndon Smith and Britne Olford exited the project after the original pilot. They have been replaced with Jasmin Savoy Brown and Britt Robertson, respectively.
- Each episode title is spoken aloud by a character in the episode.