For seven seasons, fans tuned in to watch the lives of four army wives, one army husband, and their families. From 2007 to 2013, Army Wives earned many award nominations while picking up five ASCAP Awards and one Gracie Allen Award. While the show is based on the book Under the Sabers: The Unwritten Code of Army Wives, it does have a few differences. In any case, we’re more interested to see what the show’s cast members have been up to since the show went off air. Let’s find out, shall we?
49 year old actress Catherine Bell is known as Major Sarah MacKenzie from JAG and as Denise Sherwood from Army Wives. She began acting in 1991 and now primarily appears or stars in television movies, like Christmas in the Air and A Summer to Remember. Bell was married to Adam Beason from 1994 to 2011, she has two children.
The 56 year old actress is best known thanks to her starring role as Detective Diane Russell on NYPD Blue, for which she earned an Emmy Award. Early on, she played Jenny Gardner in All My Children. However later in her career, she landed lead roles in television dramas like Philly, CSI: Miami and Army Wives. Currently she has a recurring role on Chicago Fire as the mom of firefighter Kelly Severide, Jennifer Sheridan.
For all seven seasons of Army Wives, Sally Pressman portrayed Roxy LeBlanc. The actress and dancer got her start in the 2003 film Swordswallowers and Thin Men. Pressman’s most recent role was in the 2017 series 9JKL. She has a recurring role as Malkie on Younger alongside Hilary Duff.
Whether you know him as Chris Halliwell from Charmed or as Trevor LeBlanc from Army Wives, the point is, you know the actor and former model. His career after Army Wives hasn’t seen much success. He recently appeared in the 2017 film Beyond Brotherhood.
45 year old actress Brigid Brannagh began auditioning for roles when she was just 13. While her career has only brought her one-time roles, her portrayal as Pamela Moran on Army Wives lasted for six seasons. Brannagh last appeared in Grey’s Anatomy and Runaways.
Sterling K. Brown
If you forgot that Sterling K. Brown starred as Roland Burton on Army Wives then you clearly weren’t a fan. Or maybe you know him for his most recent and AMAZING role as Randall Pearson on This Is Us – he’s earned an Emmy, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Awards for this role. Brown also starred in The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story where he earned a Primetime Emmy Award. Brown is married to his college sweetheart and actress Ryan Michelle Bathe, they have two children together.
Let’s see Wendy Davis portrayed Colonel Joan Burton on Army Wives for all seven seasons. She earned three NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nominations for the role. The 51 year old has appeared in Castle, Criminal Minds, NCIS, and Major Crimes. Currently she stars in the Oprah Winfrey Network comedy-drama show Love Is.
2010 is when Erin Krakow entered the world of Hollywood. In fact, her role on Army Wives as Specialist Tanya Gabriel was her first one ever! Krakow portrayed Gabriel for 18 episodes. She has done a lot of television film work, recently she starred in Marrying Father Christmas.
Granted Paul Wesley is better known as Stefan Salvatore on The Vampire Diaries, but for six episodes he appeared on Army Wives as Logan Atwater. The Polish-American is not just an actor, he is also a director and producer. He is currently the lead in the CBS All Access TV series Tell Me a Story.
Next up is Kelli Williams, she is best known as Lindsay Dole on The Practice, psychologist and deception expert Dr. Gillian Foster on Lie to Me, and as Jackie Clark on Army Wives. She first started acting in 1989 and is going strong to this day.
The 32 year old actress is known for a few roles – Celia Ortega on As the World Turns, Jasmine on The Nine Lives of Chloe King, Gloria Cruz on Army Wives, Teresa on Ray Donovan, and Dariela Marzan on Zoo. Phew, that’s quite a list. Recently she appeared on Life Sentence and The Rookie.
Actress, musician and former fashion model Torrey DeVitto is up next. During the seventh and final season of Army Wives, DeVitto portrayed Maggie Hall. The 34 year old has also appeared on The Vampire Diaries, One Tree Hill and Pretty Little Liars. Currently she stars as Dr. Natalie Manning in Chicago Med.
Ryan Michelle Bathe
Since 2001, Ryan Michelle Bathe has been acting. She has appeared in shows like ER, Half & Half, Girlfriends, Brothers & Sisters, and How I Met Your Mother. In 2012, she had a recurring role opposite her real life husband Sterling K. Brown in Army Wives.
Maybe you know Jesse McCartney best as a singer and songwriter but the 31 year old acts too. In the seventh and final season of Army Wives, he had a main role as Tim Truman. In 2016, he appeared on the series Major Crimes. McCartney just released his new single “Better With You” in March 2018 in preparation for his new album.
From one singer-songwriter to another. However Ashanti is also a record producer, dancer and actress. In November 2012, she landed her first series regular role in season seven of Army Wives as Latasha Montclair. She released her sixth studio album in 2017.