By Ned Ehrbar

(CBS NEWS) – Production is underway on the spin-off of recently wrapped legal drama “The Good Wife,” and now the show officially has a title.

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The new series, following several characters from the award-winning show which starred Julianna Marguiles, will be called “The Good Fight,” CBS announced Monday.

Filming has begun in New York City on the new series, the network said.

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Christine Baranski, Cush Jumbo and Sarah Steele will lead the cast, which picks up a year after the series finale of “The Good Wife,” following a major financial scandal that wipes out the savings of Diane Lockhart, played by Baranski. Also among the cast are newcomers Rose Leslie, Bernadette Peters, Delroy Lindo, and Paul Guilfoyle.

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“The Good Fight” will launch new episodes on CBS’ digital On Demand and live-streaming service, CBS All Access, after a broadcast debut in February 2017.

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