'Sister Wives' Season 17 on TLC: Where is the cast now?
Let's take a look at what Kody Brown and his wives are up to before the latest season drops
TLC is back with Season 17 of its hit polygamous show 'Sister Wives'! People can watch the Brown family struggling, bonding, and coping with different problems. With Christine drifting apart from Kody's life, things are going to be a bit intense and different this time. The show will continue around Kody, his sister wives, children, and grandchildren. The latest season premieres on Sunday, September 11.
It was obvious to fans that Christine was going to leave one day as she was unhappy in her spiritual marriage to Kody. We have also learned from the previous season that the other sister wives were unhappy and dissatisfied in the marriage. However, this has led to many fans wonder where are the 'Sister Wives' cast members now and what they are up to. Keep reading to know.
Where are 'Sister Wives' cast members now?
The father of 18 and now husband of three moved with his family to Flagstaff, Arizona in 2020. The Browns now lead a slow lifestyle enjoying mountains' air. Kody hustles to keep his relationships constant with his wives and children. However, he often fails, but never stops making an effort. In November 2021, the reality star announced that he and his third wife, Christine, has parted their ways and was no more tied in the bond of spiritual marriage. He openly talked about the separation on Instagram. The post read, "Although we are moving forward on different paths, we will always remain comitted parents." A major chunk of his earnings comes from the show and 'Cameo', that he does for the fans.
Meri is Kody's first wife. They got married in 1990 and divorced in 2014 for Kody to legally marry his fourth wife. However, Meri and Kody are still tied in a spiritual marriage. The couple faced many ups and down in their marriage. In 'Sister Wives' Season 15 fans saw Meri and Kody try making things right between them through emotional therapy sessions. Back then, Meri also confessed that the romance in their marriage was dead. Beside cribbing about the same, the reality star walked another way to attain happiness. She has moved to Utah and is now headed to learning, growing, and adventure in her life. She owns Lizzie's Heritage Inn, an online clothing boutique, and is doing the podcast 'Fridays with Friends'.
Janelle is Kody's second wife. They got spiritually married in 1993. After Janelle openly confessed that their relationship was drifting apart, many wondered is she would be the potential second wife to separate from a polygamous marriage. Even though Janelle and Kody aren't a couple, they are good friends. Apart from disappointment and sadness from her marriage with Kody, she gained a true and best friend, Christine. Janelle is a real estate agent and has recently been working on her personalized health coaching business. Janelle also worka as an influencer for Plexus drinks.
Christine is Kody's third wife. Christine has been in the news a lot these days since she parted ways with Kody. The couple got spiritually married in 1994 and got separated in 2021 because of their mutual differences. Christine sold her stake in the Coyote Pass property and moved to Utah to live closer to her children. As of now, she is focussing on her mental growth, planning weekends, visiting parks, and spending quality time with her kids and grandkids. Apart from these things, she has a legal business, Brown Quest LLC, and LuLaRoe to earn a living.
Robyn is Kody's fourth wife. They got legally married in 2014. And to do so, Kody had to divorce his first wife Meri. Kody and Robyn have strongest relationship among all other sister wives. The couple's bond grew stronger during Covid. At that time, Kody spent most of his time with Robyn as they had small kids who needed more care than others. Well, this was the reason for Kody's conflict with other sister wives. Accepting the fact, Robyn always talked about how it was hard for her too to adjust to a polygamous marriage. Apart from designing and selling jewelry, Robyn also writes blogs and philosophies.
'Sister Wives' Season 17 is all set to premiere on September 11 at 10 pm ET on TLC.