A popular prime-time CBS drama has added a Tony Award winner to the cast. The network announced today that Sara Ramirez will be a series regular on “Madam Secretary.”
“Ramirez will play Kat Sandoval, a brilliant political strategist, legendary in D.C. for her talent and for abruptly dropping out of politics until Elizabeth manages to coax her back into the State Department,” CBS said in today’s announcement.
Ramirez won a Tony for best featured actress in a musical for her portrayal of the original Lady of the Lake in the 2005 Broadway musical “Spamalot.” She may be best known for playing Dr. Callie Torres on the ABC series “Grey’s Anatomy.”
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