The Starter Wife
- 2 Seasons
The Starter Wife is a television mini series based on a novel with the same name. This television series falls into the genres of romance, comedy, and drama, and it has an approximate running time of about 1 hour per episode. The Starter Wife primarily airs on the USA network, and it has been rated as 13. Also, this television series was directed by Jon Avnet, and it was written by Gigi Levangie, Josann McGibbon, and Sara Parriott. Furthermore, The Starter Wife was produced by Jon Avnet, Stephanie Davis, Jeffrey M. Hayes, Howard Klein, Gigi Levangie, Josann McGibbon, Marsha Oglesby, Sara Parriott, Brett Popplewell, Paul D. Goldman, and Peter Lauritson, and it stars many well known actor's and actresses such as Judy Davis, Chris Diamantopoulos, Peter Jacobson, Stephen Moyer, Anika Noni Rose, Novella Nelson, Aden Young, Joe Mantegna, Debra Messing, Bethany Whitmore, Brielle Barbusca, Mirand Otto, and Trilby Glover. This mini television series is mainly focused around a woman by the name of Molly Kegan. Molly is a 41-year-old woman, who has a 5-year-old daughter named Jaden. Molly is married to a man named Kenny Kegan. Kenny is the president of production at the well known and popular Durango Pictures, and he has become somewhat of a film mogul to the world around him. Unfortunately, Kenny begins seeing another woman and decides to leave his wife to be with this much younger woman. This young woman's name is Shoshanna, who is half the age of Molly. Shoshanna is an inspiring pop music singer looking to reach stardom. Meanwhile, Molly has to endure this divorce with Kenny, and learn how to find her own role in the film industry, as well as try to redefine herself as a divorced woman. To make things harder for Molly, the community around her seems to want nothing to do with her since the divorce. However, Kenny's life is going to crumble soon when Shoshanna leaves him after he looses his job. He finds out that Shoshanna was only using him to move up her career.