Desperate Housewives

3 October, 2004
Comedy, Drama
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Multiple Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award winner.
The setting of the Desperate Housewives is the street of Wisteria Lane in Fairview, a fictional American town. The popular TV-show follows the lives of a group of women, seen through the eyes of their dead neighbour. The female friends work through family life, while facing the crimes, secrets and mysteries of their "perfect" suburban neighbourhood.
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Actor: Gabrielle Solis (Eva Longoria) / Lynette Scavo (Felicity Huffman) / Bree Hodge (Marcia Cross) / Edie Britt (Nicollette Sheridan) / Andrew Van De Kamp (Shawn Pyfrom ) / Susan Mayer (Teri Hatcher) / Mike Delfino (James Denton) / Tom Scavo (Doug Savant) / Orson Hodge (Kyle MacLachlan)



8 Stars Who Turned Down Famous Roles!

Friday 9:05 PM, 07/02/2014
Gravity was one of 2013's biggest movies with Sandra Bullock as the lead role. Angelina Jolie was offered the role at first, but wanted to do other stuff instead.
Lindsay Lohan had the chance to play the stripper Jade in the Hangover movies, but she turned it down because she thought the script had no potential. Bad choice!
Jake Gyllenhaal had the chance to get the male lead role in Avatar as Jake Sully, which later on became the highest grossing movie of all time. He said no, and the part went to Sam Worthington instead.
Rachel McAdams was offered the lead role in The Devil Wears Prada, but turned it down because she wanted to do more serious work. Anne Hathaway got the part instead, which we think she did great!
John Travolta was offered to play the lead role in Forrest Gump in 1994. He turned it down and has later on revealed he regrets his decision.
Gwyneth Paltrow was director James Cameron's first choice to play Rose DeWitt Bukater in Titanic, but she turned it down and the part went to Kate Winslet instead.
Katie Holmes initially offered the role as Buffy in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, but Katie chose to finish high school instead of taking it.
What if Sarah Jessica Parker never got the part as Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City? Or if someone else would've been Buffy in Buffy the Vampire Slayer? Well, that could've been the case, if the stars that originally were offered the roles would've taken them. Click on the pics and read about the stars that turned down big roles!
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Teri Hatcher Says She Wants Desperate Housewives The Movie!

Tuesday 11:39 AM, 16/07/2013
Teri Hatcher, also known as Susan Mayer/Delfino from Desperate Housewives is keen to reprise her role on the big screen. Teri insists the sh...READ MORE ▶
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Eva Longoria Reveals That She Misses Desperate Housewives!

Friday 10:10 AM, 29/03/2013
When we first got to know Eva Longoria, she came to our hearts as the unforgettable character Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives. The stunning...READ MORE ▶
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Carrie Bradshaw And James Bond Are The World's Best Dressed Characters!

Thursday 11:49 PM, 07/03/2013
Barney Stinson, Neil Patrick Harris, is at the top of the list. Gabrielle Solis (portrayed by Eva Longoria) has inspired many women. Zooey Deschanel's character Jess Day makes people wanna dress up like her. Sarah Jessica Parker's Carrie Bradshaw is a real fashion icon. Many men are inspired by Chuck Bass, played by Ed Westwick.
Have you ever wanted to dress up like Carrie Bradshaw, or just walk around casually in your tuxedo like James Bond? You're definitely not a...READ MORE ▶
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Eva Longoria Opens Up About The Rumored DH-Feud!

Saturday 8:05 AM, 12/05/2012
The end is near for our dear friend on Wisteria Lane and in the two-hour grand finale tomorrow night, we'll be witness the end of the very last episode of Desperate Housewives. We're so sad about this, but all good things eventually have come to an end.

Eva Longoria stopped by The Late Show With David Letterman to open up about the memorable journey and the rumored feud between herself and her co-stars.

Make sure you'll watch tomorrow night when DH will wrap up its eight and final season. We can guarantee that not one eye will be dry when it's time to say goodbye to Eva Longoria, Felicity Huffman, Teri Hatcher and Marcia Cross after 8 years of drama!
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Marcia Cross: This Housewife is On Fire!

Monday 10:52 AM, 14/11/2011
'Desperate Housewives' star Marcia Cross knows how to rock her fiery red locks! Here she wore matching jacket and boots to go with it. Lookin' good, Marcia!
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