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Emmy and Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth will succeed John Lithgow as a star on the upcoming second season of NBC’s anthology comedy series Trial & Error.
She will play a central new character accused of murder in a season-long arc, similar to Lithgow’s Larry Henderson in Season 1.
Chenoweth will play Lavinia Peck-Foster, the first lady of East Peck, a larger-than-life grand dame — at least in her own mind. She is an eccentric heiress known for her flamboyant outfits, large…