Their latest obstacle? Divorce. During the Feb. 20 episode, “D.I.V.O.R.C.E.,” Barb (Jeanne Tripplehorn) and Bill (Bill Paxton) announce their formal split as a part of Barb’s gender-barrier-breaking pursuit of attaining priesthood status.
Ben (Douglas Smith), as you might imagine, doesn’t handle this very well. Of all the grown Henrickson kids, he’s always been the most supportive of polygamy and their faith’s strict rules. And in this exclusive preview clip from HBO, he offers his parents some Internet print-outs on how to salvage their marriage.
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