AceShowbiz - A new TV drama starring %cKatherine Heigl% and %cLaverne Cox% has gotten a series order for 2016-2017 season. CBS has picked up the new show titled "Doubt" which is also supported by %cSteven Pasquale% and %cDule Hill%, %cDreama Walker%, %cElliott Gould% and %cKobi Libiiand%.
Heigl is set to play Sadie, a smart, chic, successful defense lawyer at a boutique firm who shockingly gets romantically involved with one of her clients, who may or may not be guilty of a brutal crime. Cox is tapped in the role of a transgender attorney.
Heigl, who mostly focused on her movie career following her "Grey's Anatomy" exit, recently made a comeback to small screen on NBC's "State of Affairs", but the drama thriller was canceled after only one season. Sadie was originally intended for %cKaDee Strickland% before Heigl was booked for the role.