Arrested Development star Jeffrey Tambor is set to make a cameo appearance on The Good Wife.

The 69-year-old actor has landed the part of a judge in a highly controversial death case, according to The Huffington Post.

Tambor joins an elite group of actors who have portrayed judges on the popular show, including Denis O'Hare, Ana Gasteyer, Bebe Neuwirth, Jerry Stiller and David Paymer.

Tambor will feature in The Good Wife's season premiere, which airs on Sunday, September 29 at 9pm ET.

Jeffrey recently starred in The Hangover Part III as Alan's dad, Sid Garner.