Donohoe packing for ‘Connecticut’ telepic

Co-starring with Whoopi

Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest.

In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with Nick Gillott producing and Norman Rosemont exec producing.

Donohoe’s film credits include “Liar Liar,” “Castaway,” “Dark Obsession” and “The Madness of King George.” She recently starred opposite Kelsey Grammer in Live Entertainment’s upcoming “The Adventures of Howard Spitz.”

Donohoe’s deal was brokered by David Yocum and Gail Nachlis of the William Morris Agency, her manager, Michael P. Levine of Levine Management, and Larry Rose and Barbara Silberbusch of Gang, Tyre, Ramer and Brown.

— Eric J. Olson

More Film

  • Michael Apted

    Michael Apted to Receive Directors Guild's Honorary Life Member Award

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • caa logo

    CAA Promotes Ten Trainees

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • Danielle Feinberg Coco Movie Lighting Design

    'Coco's' Special Lighting Illuminated by Inhouse Coding

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • Beanie Feldstein Lady Bird

    Scene Stealer: Beanie Feldstein Is the Best Friend We All Want In 'Lady Bird'

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • Regina Hall Shaft

    Regina Hall to Co-Star in 'Shaft' Sequel With Samuel L. Jackson (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Rockets Toward $425 Million Global Launch Weekend

    Amanda Donohoe, who played C.J. Lamb for two seasons on NBC’s “L.A. Law,” has been cast in the Disney/ABC telepic “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.” Pic is currently shooting in Budapest. In the film, which stars Whoopi Goldberg, Donohoe will portray Queen Guinevere. Roger Young (“Murder in Mississippi,” “Kiss the Sky”) directs with […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content