Armywives Simmers Ladies
Brigid Branagh as Pamela Moran
Born in San Francisco, California, Brannagh is of Irish ancestry. She is a frequent guest star on various televisionprograms, including a recurring role on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,playing serial felon Tammy Felton in the first and second seasons. She starred in Kindred: The Embraced and Over There. She also had the recurring role of Virginia Bryce, Wesley Wyndam-Pryce's girlfriend, during the second season of Angel.
Brannagh left the Lifetime series Army Wives, playing Pamela Moran in Spring 2012 part way through Season 6.
Shejoined the cast of the upcoming ABC drama series Gilded Lillys as Elizabeth, the matriarch of the Lily family. The show began filming in March 2012 in Boston after being ordered in Late January. Gilded Lillys was created and produced by Shonda Rhimes.
Wendy Davis as Joan Burton
Originally from Joppatowne Maryland, Wendy caught the acting bug in college while attending Howard University in Washing DC, where she earned a B.A. in theater. Upon graduation, Davis landed guest-starring roles on many television series, but her fir... More on Wendy Davis
Raised on the streets of Chicago’s South Side, Colonel Joan Burton overcame a troubled youth by running track and joining ROTC. Through grit and determination, Joan defied expectations and rose through the ranks, becoming Fort Marshall’s first African American female colonel.
Armywives Simmers Men
Brian McNamara as General Michael James Holden
Michael has been married to Claudia Joy Holden for 25 years. They met while Claudia Joy was studying at Harvard University and after Michael had graduated from West Point. He and Claudia Joy have known the Sherwoods for a long time; he and Frank first met while based at Fort Carson and were reunited twice, at Fort Bliss and now Fort Marshall. Their children grew up together and have known each since elementary school.
Michael and Claudia Joy have two teenage daughters, Amanda Joy and Emmalin Jane. Amanda was born while he was in Kuwait during the Gulf War. Amanda was killed in a bombing that took place during the first season's finale.
Claudia Joy and Michael are the godparents of Joan and Roland Burton's daughter, Sara Elizabeth, and to Frank and Denise Sherwood's daughter Molly Victoria.
He enjoys fishing and hunting.