The Good Wife (2009–2016)
7.9/10
340
3 user

Waiting for the Knock 

Alicia tries to help Lemond Bishop get out of trouble with the Feds, Eli has to do damage control when a blog article hurts Peter during the straw poll, and Kalinda's husband finds interesting information about her girlfriend.

Writers:

(created by), (created by) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Cary Agos
...
...
Eli Gold
...
Will Gardner
...
...
Peter Florrick
...
Maddie Hayward
...
Nick Saverese
...
...
...
Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
...
Indira Starr
...
Judge Etts
...
Jennifer
Edit

Storyline

Alicia and Diane are urgently called to the home of one of their major clients, drug dealer Lemond Bishop, after he learns that his accountant has been detained by the police. Lockhart Gardner represent Bishop's legitimate businesses - dry cleaning stores, gyms and the like - while lawyer Lesli Rand's firm represents his criminal enterprise. He has no idea which side of his interests are being investigated so he's called all of them in. Kalinda learns that the problems relate to an FBI confidential informant who has disappeared. When that informant is found dead, Bishop knows he will be arrested. Peter meanwhile is working hard to win a straw poll but Eli is desperately trying stop a blogger from printing allegations that Peter only recently slept with a campaign worker. Written by garykmcd

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 October 2012 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

The Good Wife Theme
(uncredited)
Written by David Buckley
Performed by David Buckley
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A jam packed episode filled with Lemon Bishop, the Florrick's campaign scandal, and the Kalinda side story.
28 October 2012 | by See all my reviews

This was one of those unique Good Wife episodes that puts you on the edge of your seat. The way Alicia gets stuck with a dilemma really brings out the morality within her. This episode is considerably plot driven, it has no side story that don't relate to the story's main plot like most lawyer type episodes. I like how we get to see a different side of Lemon. He is not this scary drug-pin anymore. He is now a father. It really exemplifies how people can have two sides. Along with a very cryptic ending. This episode deserves a 10, by far one of the best this season. I have to fill the rest of this space. I have to fill the rest of this space.


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Paul Scheer on Why There Are No Bad Movies

Paul Scheer discusses The Disaster Artist and his love of awesomely bad movies. Plus, we dive into the origins of midnight movies and explore how The Room became a cult classic.

Watch now