Newswire: The Good Wife’s stars can’t be bothered to film in the same room these days

Late Friday night, as the nation was preparing to learn whether Don Draper was D.B. Cooper and be disappointed either way, another television mystery was solved. And as with most great television mysteries, the answer only raised more questions. TVLine broke the news fans of The Good Wife yearned to know even as they feared the answer: Julianna Margulies and her departing co-star, Archie Panjabi, weren’t even in the same room when they shot their final scene together. Why? No one knows, but probably because they hate each other.

Some background, for the Good Wife agnostic: The relationship between Margulies’ character, Alicia Florrick, and Panjabi’s character, Kalinda Sharma, evolved from a prickly professional association to a genuine friendship, and their bond became vital to the show. During the show’s stellar fifth season, however, fans began debating an alarming trend: the lack of scenes between Alicia and …

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