Virginia Madsen has been tapped to play a recurring role in ‘The Event’ on NBC. The 49-year-old actress will play Catherine Lewis, the widow of a U.S. senator from Alaska. In her role, she’ll be Harvard educated and working to take over her husband’s senate post and carry out his legacy at any cost.
You can watch full episodes of ‘The Event’ here. The new season starts on February 28, 2010.