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. …
Desperate Housewives: Season 1, Episode #4 - Who's That Woman?
Cash-strapped Mrs. Huber figures out that Susan had something to do with Edie's house fire and tries to…
Desperate Housewives: Season 1, Episode #5 - Come In, Stranger
A break-in on Wisteria Lane leaves the neighbors feeling vulnerable, especially Susan, who reluctantly accepts…
Desperate Housewives: Hulu Exclusive: Desperate Housewives
Hulu speaks to the new housewife on Wisteria Lane, Drea De Matteo.
Series Fun Facts
- At least seven of the actors (possibly more) who appear on _"Mad Men" (2007)_ have appeared on Desperate Housewives at one time or another. They are Kevin Rahm, John Slattery, Mark Moses,
[show]At least seven of the actors (possibly more) who appear on _"Mad Men" (2007)_ have appeared on Desperate Housewives at one time or another. They are Kevin Rahm, John Slattery, Mark Moses, Julie McNiven, Anne Dudek, Joel Murray, and Christine Estabrook.
- Jeanne Tripplehorn and Alex Kingston auditioned for the show.
- SPOILER: Kathryn Joosten said in an interview that when Marc Cherry approached with the idea of having her character had cancer, she agreed as long as the plot was realistic and not sweetened.