Exclusive: NBC's Chicago Fire Spin-Off Drops Melissa Sagemiller, Eyes Jesse Lee Soffer

There’s a shake-up underway at Chicago PD.

NBC’s Chicago Fire spin-off has parted ways with leading lady Melissa Sagemiller, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Additionally, Jesse Lee Soffer — last seen on Fox’s short-lived Mob Doctor — in in talks to join the cast as a series regular.

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Sagemiller’s character, CPD Detective Willhite, first appeared in Chicago Fire‘s penultimate Season 1 episode (aka Chicago PD‘s pilot).

Soffer’s new character, meanwhile, is still being sketched out.

Thoughts? Sorry to see Sagemiller go?

Source: TV Line


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