Kody Brown is being confronted with extra marital woes.

The patriarch and his 4 wives are returning for Season 16 of “Sister Wives” the place they’ll proceed to chronicle their ongoing household drama.

On Tuesday, TLC launched a teaser clip that exhibits the ladies quarantining individually from one another in the course of the coronavirus pandemic whereas the 52-year-old travels backwards and forwards between homes. According to the outlet, the brand new season will observe the household’s transfer to Flagstaff, Arizona.

“When it comes to the COVID virus, I’m not willing to gamble a family member’s life,” mentioned the Wyoming native, as quoted by Us Weekly. “I’m the only one that’s going from home to home.”

The wives felt in a different way.


(L-R) Plural wives Robyn Brown, Janelle Brown, Meri Brown and Christine Brown.
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“I don’t know if Kody even wants to see everybody all together again,” mentioned Christine. “Maybe he’s fine just living separately.”

The 49-year-old admitted that she wished to maneuver again to Utah.

“Why would I want to live on the same property with a dysfunctional marriage, where right over there he’s got a full functioning marriage?” she mentioned throughout a confessional interview. “Who would ever want to live like that?”

The outlet famous that Janelle, like the opposite wives, isn’t happy with Brown’s quarantine association.

“I’m at my wit’s end with this whole bulls—t stuff,” she mentioned.

Kody Brown (center) may be facing some martial woes with his plural wives.

Kody Brown (middle) could also be dealing with some martial woes with his plural wives.
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As for Brown, he’s upset with Robyn, who has seemingly taken cost in the course of the ordeal.

“It’s pissing me off [that the other wives are] looking to Robyn, like, for some kind of approval,” he mentioned. “I don’t have a head wife in this family.”

Robyn, 43, mentioned she felt like “the foundation that our family was built on is, like, crumbling.”

Wife Meri beforehand confessed that her plural marriage to Brown is “dead.”

“The relationship between he and I, it’s gone,” she mentioned in a “Sister Wives” episode again in February. “It’s dead. It’s over.”

Meri Brown said she won't give up on her union with Kody Brown.

Meri Brown mentioned she will not surrender on her union with Kody Brown.
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In March, the 50-year-old advised People magazine that her relationship with Brown has modified over the previous decade because the TLC actuality TV sequence premiered and that she was dedicated to working by their points.

“I think that all relationships, you know, have issues that they have to work through,” Meri defined. “And I think that’s just kind of where we’re at right now. For me personally, I’m not one that’s going to give up.”

“I’m just going to keep at it, you know?” she continued. “Ebb and flows in the relationship… I think that’s just kind of normal.”

In the sequence, Brown acknowledged he solely noticed Meri “once in a blue moon.”

Brown and Meri tied the knot in 1990. Three years later, the couple welcomed sister spouse Janelle into their plural marriage, adopted by Christine in 1994. Robyn joined the household as a fourth spouse in 2010.


Kody Brown and his wives live in Arizona.

Kody Brown and his wives live in Arizona.
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Brown was solely legally married to Meri. However, Meri agreed to divorce Brown so he may tie the knot with Robyn in 2014. That authorized change would enable Robyn’s three youngsters from a earlier marriage to entry the identical advantages as the remainder of Brown’s youngsters.

Brown mentioned he considers himself to be “spiritually” married to his 4 wives. The household shares a mixed 18 youngsters.

“Sister Wives” goals to point out how Brown and his household navigate life in a world that appears to shun their way of life. The sequence has been airing since 2010.

Being married to multiple particular person, or bigamy, is unlawful throughout the United States. The legislation in Mormon-heavy Utah is taken into account stricter due to a singular provision that bars married folks from residing with a second “spiritual spouse.”

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints deserted polygamy in 1890 and strictly prohibits it at the moment. The Browns take into account themselves to be fundamentalist Mormons.


'Sister Wives,' a reality TV series on TLC, aims to show how Kody Brown and his family navigate life in a world that seems to shun their lifestyle.  

‘Sister Wives,’ a actuality TV sequence on TLC, goals to point out how Kody Brown and his household navigate life in a world that appears to shun their way of life.  
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Back in 2019, Brown advised Fox News that the household has agreed on not contemplating a fifth spouse anytime quickly.

“We really took the fifth wife thing off the table a long time ago,” mentioned Brown. “And because we don’t want to snub the concept, we’ve always sort of been very casually dismissing it, and I think that’s one reason the question keeps coming up. But it’s technically been off the table as long as we’ve done the show.”

Season 16 of “Sister Wives” premieres on Sunday, November 21, at 10 p.m. ET. 

Fox News’ Melissa Roberto and The Associated Press contributed to this report.