Former Cheers and Frasier actress Bebe Neuwirth will be trading comedy for a more serious role by joining the cast of new drama LAW + ORDER: TRIAL BY JURY.

The EMMY-winning actress will play a tough New York prosecutor in the show, which is set to debut next year (05).

She joins actor Jerry Orbach, who's moving over from the original LAW + ORDER series.

26/09/2004 15:07