star Christine Baranski was doing something far less merry in the days leading up to Christmas last year: She was reading the death of her character's best friend and longtime firm partner, Will Gardner (Josh Charles)."I'd get to a certain point and I'd put it down because I knew what was coming — that this was script.PHOTOS: 2013 Emmys red carpet "I just want to clarify because I think it's an important distinction," Charles said during the panel discussion after the episode aired. My contract was up, and it was time to be thinking about the people close to me.
Altman and Bilyeu married in Aspen, Colo., in April after getting engaged in 2013. " "My mom and I are very close and I was her mini-me -- I walked, talked and dressed just like her and I can't wait to have my own mini-me, my own build-in bestie," she added. He is going to spoil her rotten." Altman has starred on since Season 4, with Bilyeu also appearing in Season 8.Charles, 42, and Flack, 31, married in September 2013 at a private residence in Manhattan after years of dating.PHOTOS: Stars and their dads In March, Charles exited his role as Will Gardner on CBS hit drama in a shocking twist when his beloved character was shot and killed by his client (Hunter Parrish) in court. I actually had an emotional inability to just read any further and then finally one day right Christmas, I read it all the way," Baranski tells "I couldn't even see the page, my eyes were just so filled with tears.Josh Charles and his good wife are heading towards parenthood.