THE 19th WIFE Movie (Lifetime) Starring Chyler Leigh, Matt Czuchry & Patricia Wettig

The 19th wife

Watch a sneak peek and browse photos of the upcoming movie THE 19th WIFE which premieres Monday, September 13th at 9/8c on Lifetime. THE 19th WIFE stars Chyler Leigh (Grey’s Anatomy), Matt Czuchry (The Good Wife, Friday Night Lights) and Patricia Wettig (Brothers & Sisters) and is based of the New York Times bestseller of the same name.

THE 19th WIFE Synopsis: This sweeping epic is a compelling, thought-provoking film based on the acclaimed New York Times bestselling novel by David Ebershoff. “The 19th Wife” takes us inside the secret world of polygamy. Set in present day Mesadale, Utah, Becky Lynn, the “19th Wife” of Sawyer Scott, is accused of coldly murdering her husband. As the chilling murder mystery unfolds, the story flashes back to 1875, as Ann Eliza, the wife of Brigham Young, is expelled and branded an outcast for her rebelliousness. As she fights to bring down her husband and his church, Ann Eliza finds reason to fear for her life. As the present-day mystery reaches its shocking and dramatic conclusion, Anna Eliza’s struggles in 1875 end on a harrowing note.This controversial and tension packed film pulls back the veil of secrecy and the mystery of the inner workings of this American cult.

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