This fall, Molly Kagan attempts to move on again as the USA Network brings back The Starter Wife
, recipient of 10 Emmy Award nominations. Originally intended as a six-part miniseries, the program has been renewed as a regular series with the new episodes following Molly as she begins a new chapter in her life. But before the new season kicks off on Friday, October 10 at 10/9c, fans can catch up on Molly's post-divorce adventures and even find out how she was forced to rebuild her life and came to be the starter wife.
Today, the network will be airing a special marathon of The Starter Wife
miniseries to get viewers ready for the new season. The marathon begins at 9/8c with a two-hour pilot episode that introduces Molly, a 41-year-old wife and mother of 5-year-old daughter Jaden, who is abandoned by her husband and is forced to assert herself within the film community. The marathon continues with the rest of the episodes, ending the reruns at 2pm.
The Starter Wife
stars Debra Messing
as Molly Kagan, David Alan Basche as Kenny Kagan, a role previously portrayed by Peter Jacobson
on the miniseries, Brielle Barbusca as Jaden Kagan, a role previously portrayed by Bethany Whitmore on the miniseries, Chris Diamantopoulos
as Rodney, Danielle Nicolet as Liz Marsh, Hart Bochner as Zach and Judy Davis
as Joan McAllister.
As reported previously, fans have a lot to look forward to on the new episodes of The Starter Wife. Blake Berris
, known to daytime fans as Nick Fallon on NBC's Days of our Lives
, will be joining the cast of The Starter Wife
as he plays a recurring character named Corey. Additionally, Eddie Cibrian has also been recruited to play a detective investigating some suspicious events in Molly's life. Cibrian is set to appear on the show for the three-episode arc.
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
Source: USA Network
(Image courtesy of USA Network)