Lifetime’s “Prison Wives Club” set for late October

The 8 x 60-minute series, which follows the lives of four women who fall in love with and marry men behind bars, launches in the U.S. on October 28.
September 25, 2014

Lifetime will premiere Prison Wives Club, a Core Media Group-made docuseries about four women who fall in love with and marry men behind bars, on October 28.

The 8 x 60-minute series follows the live of Kate, Jhemini, Ana and LaQuisha, following their decision to fall in love with and marry convicted felons serving prison sentences ranging from 10 years to life. The quartet forms a support group as they deal with everyday life.

Jennifer O’Connell (Bethenny Ever After) and Paulina Williams (Love In The City) serve as executive producers for the show, while Jenny Ramirez, Tim Sullivan, Glenn Stickley and Rajan Shandil are Prison Wives Club co-executive producers for Core Media Group. Eli Lehrer, Mary Donahue and Colleen Conway Grogan are exec producers for Lifetime.

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