Sarah Drew: "Cagney & Lacey": Who is she playing in the reboot?
Behind actress Sarah Drew (37, "Everwood") are exciting days. It was recently announced that the 14th season of "Gray's Anatomy" will be the last for her role as April Kepner. Fans of the medical series have received this news not very pleasing. Now, the roller coaster ride of the emotions takes another turn: Because the actress already has the next series project at the start!
The shooting is already running
In the reboot of the series "Cagney & Lacey" she will slip into the role of Christine Cagney, as reported, among other things, the US portal "Deadline". Mary Beth Lacy is played by Michelle Hurd (51, "Blindspot"). The two police officers and girlfriends will provide security on the streets of Los Angeles. The original was produced in the 1980s and 1990s. Sharon Gless (74, "Burn Notice") played Christine Cagney at the time, Tyne Daly (72, "Just in case Amy") was seen as Mary Beth Lacy.
The filming of the pilot episode of the reboot has already begun. Sarah Drew tweeted: "Day 1 of #cagneyandlacey is done! I'm so grateful to my family at @GreysABC that they've pulled out all the stops for me to do this great pilot episode so I'm so grateful!" Drew also announced a social media break to fully concentrate on her new role and saying goodbye to Gray's Anatomy.