Lifetime Enlists Army Wives


Lifetime Television ordered production of 13 episodes of Army Wives from The Mark Gordon Co. and Touchstone Television.

The drama series -- “about the struggles, dreams and friendships of a diverse group of women -- and one man -- living with their spouses and families on an active army post and the pressures and traditions of the military on those who are left behind while their partners serve their country” -- is set to debut in March.

Army Wives stars Kim Delaney (NYPD Blue), Sally Pressman (Shark), Brigid Brannagh (Over There), Brian McNamara (The O.C.), Sterling K. Brown (Starved), Wendy Davis (Commander in Chief), Drew Fuller (Charmed) and Catherine Bell (JAG).