Vanessa Williams Gives ‘Desperate Housewives’ A ‘Shot in the Arm’

“It’s some of the best bitchy dialogue we’ve done on this show.” That’s the promise from ‘Desperate Housewives‘ creator Marc Cherry, who’s “thrilled as all get-out to have Vanessa Williams joining the cast.” Williams, 47, joins the show for Season 7, premiering tonight at 9/8c on ABC, as Renee Perry, the glamorous wife of a […]

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Hot ‘Desperate Housewives’ Video: Vanessa Williams Rides Into Town

There’s a foreboding whistle in the wind and the women of Wisteria Lane are literally seeing red as a new beauty played by Vanessa Williams (‘Ugly Betty’) rides into the cul de sac. In this sexy new promo for ‘Desperate Housewives‘ seventh season, premiering September 26, Lynette, Susan, Bree and Gabby one by one sense […]

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‘Desperate Housewives’ Reignites Old Feud! Plus, Recast News

When Vanessa Williams makes camp on Wisteria Lane this fall, she can count on seeing at least one familiar – if not friendly – face. It turns out that the ‘Ugly Betty’ alumna’s ‘Desperate Housewives‘ character – named Renee Filmore-Jones – is an old college acquaintance of Lynette’s, TV Guide Magazine reports. Back in the […]

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‘Housewives’ Support Producer in Nicollette Sheridan Dispute

Nicollette Sheridan has filed a lawsuit against ‘Desperate Housewives‘ creator Marc Cherry, saying he struck her across the face on the set and was then fired, according to TMZ. However, her former ‘Housewives’ co-stars Teri Hatcher, Marcia Cross, Eva Longoria and Felicity Huffman issued a joint statement pledging their support for Cherry (via PEOPLE). “It […]

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‘Desperate Housewives’ Shake-Up! Who’s Definitely a Goner?

Wisteria Lane’s welcome wagon could use a bit of grease. The three most recent additions to the ‘Desperate Housewives‘ ensemble might all be gone come next season, leaving the ABC dramedy to again lean on its core quartet of ladies: Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Eva Longoria Parker. Who is definitely, absopositivalutely leaving? […]

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