Piper Perabo as Julia George in ‘Notorious’ is her juiciest role to date. HollywoodLife.com talked EXCLUSIVELY to Piper about what to expect this season, and she reveals it’s going to get really crazy. Plus, what’s the real situation between Julia and Jake? Here is what’s going down!
“What I think we establish in the pilot is this alliance between Julia and Jake Gregorian,” Piper, 39, told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY at PaleyFest 2016. “What’s going to happen is we’re going to test all the boundaries of their relationship. So it’s going to get real dicey, real quick.”
Piper plays Julia George, who is the best producer in all of TV news. Because of her close friendship with Jake Gregorian (Daniel Sunjata), a high-profiled attorney. When they work together, they make sensational headlines and great TV.
After watching the pilot episode, there’s no doubt about it, Julia has officially joined the club of TV’s badass women. We asked Piper what attracted her to the role of Julia George.
“You know, the last show I did [I] I played a rookie,” she said. “So after 5 years of playing a rookie, I wanted to play a boss.”
Oh, she’s a boss. Julia doesn’t hold back and will go to great lengths to get a great story. However, she’s going to have her work cut out for her on Notorious. When one of Daniel’s clients, Oscar Keaton (Kevin Zegers), is accused of murder, the drama escalates to a crazy new level. Notorious airs Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. The show has Scandal’s time slot since Scandal moved to midseason because of Kerry Washington’s pregnancy. Stay tuned for a full recap and post-show interview after the premiere of Notorious!
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