The Good Fight has won praise for its commentary on Trump-era politics

The Good Fight has won high praise for its astute commentary on Trump-era politics, especially the schism between liberals and conservatives.
The Good Fight has won high praise for its astute commentary on Trump-era politics, especially the schism between liberals and conservatives.PHOTO: FACEBOOK / THE GOOD FIGHT

LOS ANGELES - When Mr Donald Trump won the 2016 American presidential race, Robert and Michelle King - creators of legal and political drama The Good Fight - hastily rewrote their February 2017 pilot episode, which presupposed a win by his opponent, Mrs Hillary Clinton.

Her loss threw production into a tailspin as the Kings course-corrected so their protagonist, liberal lawyer Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski), could react to the victory of the conservative Mr Trump.

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