Army Wives: Farewell Special Airs March 16th

army wives specialLifetime is ready to say goodbye to Army Wives. The cable channel cancelled the drama last year and has now announced that they’ll air a farewell retrospective special on Sunday, March 16th.

Those taking part include actors Kim Delaney, Sally Pressman, Brigid Brannagh, Wendy Davis, Sterling K. Brown, Brian McNamara, Terry Serpico, Drew Fuller and Jeremy Davidson.

Here are the details:


LOS ANGELES, CA (February 12, 2014) – After seven tours of duty, Lifetime celebrates the legacy of its longest-running series with the two-hour special, Army Wives: A Final Salute, premiering Sunday, March 16, at 9pm ET/PT. The retrospective provides a look back at the program with members of the cast and production team as they come together for a final heartfelt goodbye to Army Wives.

Army Wives: A Final Salute features interviews with original cast members, including Kim Delaney, Sally Pressman, Brigid Brannagh, Wendy Davis, Sterling K. Brown, Brian McNamara, Terry Serpico, Drew Fuller and Jeremy Davidson, who reunite to offer exclusive insight in to the show and their characters. Executive producer Jeff Melvoin and author Tanya Biank, whose book the drama is based upon, also join in to reminisce about their experience on Army Wives. The special also features commentary from real-life military wives.

Army Wives followed the struggles, dreams and friendships of a diverse group of women living with their spouses and families on an active Army post. The series starred Catherine Bell, Kim Delaney, Sally Pressman, Wendy Davis, Brigid Brannagh, Kelli Williams, Brian McNamara, Sterling K. Brown, Jeremy Davidson, Brooke Shields, Ashanti, Torrey DeVitto, Elle McLemore, Jesse McCartney, Terry Serpico, Drew Fuller, Alyssa Diaz, J.J. Soria, Joshua Henry and Burgess Jenkins, among others. Army Wives was produced by ABC Studios, with Mark Gordon and Jeff Melvoin as executive producers. The series was created by Katherine Fugate and based on the book Army Wives: The Unwritten Code of Military Marriage by Tanya Biank, who served as a consultant.

What do you think? Will you be tuning in for this Army Wives special?

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  1. Liz says

    I didn’t get to watch the episode that aired on march 16 didn’t even know about it where can I go to watch it online?

  2. Bobbie C. says

    I lived the life of a military brat and a military wife. Army Wives did a wonderful and realistic job of protraying life as a military dependant. I will miss watching this great series. Thank you to the cast and crew for protraying our way of life with all of it’s ups and downs, and reminding me of the beautiful memories of my own life. I am sorry to see that it is ending. This salute was wonderful. I would also like to know why Catherine Bell did not participate.

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