On a sunny day in the loveliest of suburbs, in a town called Fairview, housewife Mary Alice Young killed herself. Now she takes us into the lives of her family and neighbors. Her girlfriends are Susan, a known klutz who recently remarried the love of her life, Lynette who struggles with her family and career, Bree the owner of a catering business and the ex-model turned housewife Gabrielle...
Last Episode08x23 Finishing the Hat (2) Aired: May. 13, 2012
Susan tries to keep the sale of her house private until she can tell her friends; Katherine Mayfair returns with a job opportunity for Lynette. …
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- Season 1 episodes that have Stephen Sondheim song titles or lyric references as their show titles (Except where denoted): - 1.2: Pilot (No Sondheim Reference) - 1.2: Ah, But Underneath (Song…
[show]Season 1 episodes that have Stephen Sondheim song titles or lyric references as their show titles (Except where denoted): - 1.2: Pilot (No Sondheim Reference) - 1.2: Ah, But Underneath (Song title from the London production of Follies) - 1.3: Pretty Little Picture (Song title from A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum) - 1.4: Who's That Woman? (Song title from Follies) - 1.5: Come in, Stranger (No Sondheim Reference; Johnny Cash song) - 1.6: Running to Stand Still (No Sondheim Reference; U2 song) - 1.7: Anything You Can Do (No Sondheim Reference; Irving Berlin: Annie Get Your Gun) 1.8: Guilty (No Sondheim Reference; Randy Newman song) - 1.9: Suspicious Minds (No Sondheim Reference; Elvis Presley song) - 1:10: Come Back to Me (No Sondheim Reference. Burton Lane/Alan Jay Lerner: On a Clear Day You Can See Forever) - 1.11: Move On (Song title from Sunday in the Park With George) - 1. 12: Every Day a Little Death (Song title from A Little Night Music) - 1.13: Your Fault (Song title from Into the Woods) - 1.14: Love Is in the Air (Song title from A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum Cut) - 1.15: Impossible (Song title from A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum) - 1.6: The Ladies Who Lunch (Song title from Company) - 1.17 There Won't Be Trumpets (Song title from Anyone Can Whistle. Cut and later reinstated) - 1.18: Children Will Listen (Song title from Into the Woods) - 1.19: Live Alone and Like It (Song title from Dick Tracy Film) - 1.20: Fear No More (Song title from The Frogs) - 1.21: Sunday in the Park with George (Song title from Sunday in the Park with George) - 1.22: Goodbye for Now (Instrumental from Reds movie Lyrics added later) - 1.23: One Wonderful Day (Song title from Saturday Night).
- Miranda Richardson turned down a significant guest part in the second season of the show.
- Teri Hatcher is the first person to win the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series for a show that has not yet completed its first season.