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Valarie Pettiford Will Be Chi McBride's Wife On New CBS Drama 'The Golden Boy' + Recurring On 'Treme'

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act September 4, 2012 at 4:19PM

Star of stage, screen, and music, Valarie Pettiford will be appearing in recurring roles on two shows on two major networks this fall - on the third season of HBO’s Treme, and on CBS’s new drama series, The Golden Boy.
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Valarie Pettiford

Star of stage, screen, and music, Valarie Pettiford will be appearing in recurring roles on two shows on two major networks this fall - on the third season of HBO’s Treme, and on CBS’s new drama series, The Golden Boy.

No word on what her role in Treme will be, although it's said to be a

Co-starring Chi McBride, the CBS ensemble drama follows one cop's meteoric rise from officer, to detective, to police commissioner.

McBride will play a Detective named Don Owen, described as gruff; Don Owen gets a new partner in a young, ambitious cop who rises rapidly through the ranks after breaking up a major drug ring and becoming a local hero.

Pettiford will play McBride's wife.

She will next be seen on screen in the dramedy Note To Self, alongside Christian Keyes and Richard T. Jones.

Also, expect a new album titled Velvet Sky, which is being released in October.

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