The Starter Wife

(2007)

The Starter Wife Synopsis

The Starter Wife, based on the best-selling novel by Gigi Levangie Grazer, chronicles the events of one woman's life following her divorce after years of marriage to a Hollywood studio executive. Debra Messing (Will & Grace, Ned and Stacy) stars in the six-hour mini-series. Sara Parriott and Josann McGibbon (Runaway Bride, 3 Men and a Little Lady) wrote the screenplay, and the Emmy-nominated Jon Avnet (Uprising, The Burning Bed, Fried Green Tomatoes) has directed and produced the event. The premiere is a two-hour event, followed by four weekly hour-long episodes.

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USA Network Cancels The Starter Wife

USA Network Cancels The Starter Wife

The network pulls the plug on the new Debra Messing series.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife: Woman Under the Influence Clip

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife: Woman Under the Influence Clip

Take a glimpse into the season finale of Debra Messing's USA Network series.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife: Her Old Man & the Sea Clip

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife: Her Old Man & the Sea Clip

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Hair-Raising New The Starter Wife: Look Who's Stalking Clip

Take a look at how Debra Messing has to deal with a stalker in this new episode.
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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 2 The Starter Wife: The French Disconnection Clips

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EXCLUSIVE: Steamy New The Starter Wife: Das Booty Call Clip

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Hair-raising The Starter Wife 'Mollywood' Clip

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife 'The Remains of the Snow Day' Clip

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife 'The Remains of the Snow Day' Clip

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Debra Messing and David Alan Baesche Talk The Starter Wife

Debra Messing and David Alan Baesche Talk The Starter Wife

The actress and new addition to the mini-series-turned-series talk about the new show.
SET VISIT: We Stroll the the World of The Starter Wife - Part III

SET VISIT: We Stroll the the World of The Starter Wife - Part III

Here's our last installment of an interview-filled day on the set of this new USA Network series.
SET VISIT: We Stroll the the World of The Starter Wife - Part II

SET VISIT: We Stroll the the World of The Starter Wife - Part II

Here's the second part of my day where we talk to James Black and real-life couple David Alan Basche and Alysia Reiner.
SET VISIT: We Stroll Through the World of The Starter Wife - Part I

SET VISIT: We Stroll Through the World of The Starter Wife - Part I

We go on the set of this new USA Network series to chat with Debra Messing, the series creators and many more.
CONTEST: Win a Huge Prize Pack from The Starter Wife

CONTEST: Win a Huge Prize Pack from The Starter Wife

One lucky winner will take home over $1,000 worth of goodies and we're giving away t-shirts as well.
New Cast for The Starter Wife and Damages

New Cast for The Starter Wife and Damages

Hart Bochner and Timothy Olyphant join respective series'.
The Starter Wife Details
  • First Aired
    2007

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