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
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Series Fun Facts
- Nicolette Sheridan starred in Desperate Housewives and Knott's Landing, both soap operas about the lurid lives of families in the suburbs.
- Teri Hatcher broke two ribs filming the scene where she stumbles into a wedding cake and insisted they didn't stop production.
- Michelle Rodriguez turned down a part in "Desperate Housewives" to do Lost. When Ellen DeGeneres asked her why on her chat show, Rodriguez joked: "Because if you're not a housewife, then…
[show]Michelle Rodriguez turned down a part in "Desperate Housewives" to do Lost. When Ellen DeGeneres asked her why on her chat show, Rodriguez joked: "Because if you're not a housewife, then what's the point?"