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.

The Starter Wife News
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
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
Take a look at the latest episode of this USA Network series starring Debra Messing.
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.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 2 The Starter Wife: The French Disconnection Clips
Take a few glimpses into the latest episode from this USA Network series.
EXCLUSIVE: Steamy New The Starter Wife: Das Booty Call Clip
Take a sneak peek at the upcoming episode of this hit USA series.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Hair-raising The Starter Wife 'Mollywood' Clip
Take a look at the latest from Debra Messing's new USA Network series.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: New The Starter Wife 'The Remains of the Snow Day' Clip
Here's a sneak peek into Friday's new episode of this USA Network series.
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
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
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
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
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
Hart Bochner and Timothy Olyphant join respective series'.
The Starter Wife Details
  • First Aired
    2007

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