Who plays Cable’s mom Ellen McCrory on Bull this season?

Ellen McCrory on Bull
Jill Hennessy plays Ellen McCrory on Bull. Pic credit: CBS

After the death of Cable on Bull, his mom Ellen McCrory has become an important character on the show.

During the Bull season premiere, Cable, who was played by Annabelle Attanasio, died in a bridge accident. It was a tough episode for viewers, as her death was slowly revealed during the course of the episode.

Ellen McCrory, who is played by Jill Hennessy, joined the cast after her death, and is proving herself to be a great addition to the Michael Weatherly led show.

Who is Jill Hennessy?

Jill Hennessy has been on television for years. Before taking on the role of Cable’s mother, she starred in the show Crossing Jordan.

Her IMDb credits are also extensive, including appearances on the shows Madam Secretary, The Good Wife, Las Vegas, and Luck. She is certainly a veteran on CBS.

What happened on the latest episode?

Called Justice for Cable, Bull and the TAC team assisted in a civil suit against the bank that helped fund the terrorists that took out the New Jersey bridge where Cable died.

Actress Jill Hennessy played a big part in the October 15 episode, showing her range as an actress and doing well in her scenes with Michael Weatherly.

Bull airs Monday nights at 10/9c on CBS.

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