‘Desperate Housewives’: Final Season Promises Killer Cover-Up

Sunday is the premiere of the final season of “Desperate Housewives.” What began as a daring, subversive show has become as mainstream as the minivan soccer mom culture that it satirizes. The women of Wisteria Lane have been through marriages, divorces, affairs, and drinking problems. They have also managed to survive the endless stream of […]

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Marcia Cross on End of ‘Desperate Housewives’: ‘I Knew It Was Coming’

Just hours after ABC announced that this will be the final season of “Desperate Housewives,” several of the show’s stars, including Marcia Cross, Felicity Huffman, Brenda Strong and James Denton, appeared at ABC’s All-Star cocktail party for the Television Critics Association press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. TV critics descended on the “Housewives” Sunday night, […]

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‘Desperate’ New Love Interest: Bree Enjoys A Slice of Cake

“Desperate Housewives” Bree Van Der Kamp (Marcia Cross) recently kissed her younger blue collar boyfriend Keith (Brian Austin Green) goodbye. But she will not be lonely for long. According to Deadline, the deliciously named Jonathan Cake has been cast as her new love interest, Aaron is described as a “sexy, college-educated police detective with strong […]

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‘Desperate Housewives’ Season Premiere Recap: Mysteria Lane

‘Desperate Housewives‘ season premieres always lay out the season-long arcs: the annual villain, the new romances, the scandals.  A couple years ago, the show jumped forward four years.  This season’s key storylines revisit the show’s earlier, most successful, seasons. Paul Young, (Mark Moses)  Mary Alice’s husband, returned to Wisteria Lane in the season finale.  Last […]

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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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