Cicely Tyson is reprising her position as Annalise Keating’s (Viola Davis) well-intentioned however homicidal mom, Ophelia Harkness, when How To Get Away with Murder returns for the second half of its sixth and remaining season on April 2. Anne-Marie Johnson can also be becoming a member of the drama as Michaela’s (Aja Naomi King) high-profile protection lawyer, Kenda Strauss, Deadline stories.
Tyson, who hasn’t skipped an expert beat on the tender age of 95, lately loved stints on OWN’s Cherish the Day, from Ava DuVernay, and the Tyler Perry‘s Netflix film A Fall from Grace. The final time viewers noticed Tyson’s Ophelia on HTGAWM, she was battling dementia. The recurring position has earned Tyson, who’s one Grammy away from turning into an EGOT, three Emmy nods.
As for Johnson, who’s greatest identified for her activates In Living Color, In the Heat of the Night and That’s So Raven, she additionally co-starred on Cherish the Day and has appeared on a variety of Shonda Rhimes reveals together with Grey’s Anatomy. Michaela, who has been accused of murdering her ex-boo Asher (Matt McGorry), goes to want Johnson’s character to beat the rap. Though we do not know who killed Asher, we do not suppose it is Michaela — proper?
How To Get Away with Homicide Season 6 returns Thursday April 2 at 10/9c on ABC.