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Desperate Housewives: Season 1 (2004-2005)






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Air date: Oct 3, 2004
Air date: Oct 10, 2004
Air date: Oct 17, 2004
Air date: Oct 24, 2004
Air date: Oct 31, 2004
Air date: Nov 7, 2004
Air date: Nov 21, 2004
Air date: Nov 28, 2004
Air date: Dec 12, 2004
Air date: Dec 19, 2004
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Series 1 of the series about life on suburban Wisteria Lane revolves around the mysterious suicide of resident Mary Alice Young (Brenda Strong). As her friends grapple with the mystery of her death, they also deal with their own issues: Susan (Teri Hatcher) competes with neighbor Edie (Nicollette Sheridan) for the affections of new resident Mike (James Denton); Gabrielle (Eva Longoria) tries to hide her affair with gardener John (Jesse Metcalfe) from her husband Carlos (Ricardo Antonio Chavira); … More


Felicity Huffman
as Lynette Scavo
Dougray Scott
as Ian Hainsworth
Kathryn Harrold
as Helen Rowland
Anne Dudek
as Brandi
Teri Hatcher
as Susan Mayer
Sam Lloyd
as Dr. Albert Goldfine
Nathan Fillion
as Dr. Adam Mayfair
Christine Estabrook
as Mrs. Martha Huber
Marcia Cross
as Bree Van De Kamp
Ian Hoag
as Beefy Middleaged Wom...
Emily Christine
as Ashley Bukowski
Betty Murphy
as Mrs. Fome
Eva Longoria
as Gabrielle Solis
Shawn Doyle
as Mr. Hartley
Doug Savant
as Tom Scavo
Brenda Strong
as Mary Alice Young
Bob Newhart
as Morty Flickman
Mari Weiss
as Mrs. Mcready
Rochelle Robinson
as Tug's Mother
Mark Moses
as Paul Young
Gregg L. Daniel
as Dr. Sicher
Alfre Woodard
as Betty Applewhite
Dagney Kerr
as Nurse Heissel
Harry Murphy
as Mr. Lenz
Paul Rae
as Hector
Lorna Raver
as Judge Sullivan
Nike Douglas
as Natalie Klein
Cody Kasch
as Zach Young
Mary Pat Gleason
as Ms. Butters
Nick Chinlund
as Detective Sullivan
Phil Reeves
as Mickey Gibb
Hamilton Camp
as Brian Linder
Albie Selznick
as Dennis Stevens
Andrea Bowen
as Julie Mayer
Aria Wallace
as Lily Stevens
Lesley Ann Warren
as Sophie Bremmer
Lily Tomlin
as Roberta Simmons
Steven Culp
as Rex Van De Kamp
Brett Cullen
as Det. Burnett, Detect...
Mark L. Taylor
as Mr. Steinberg
Stacey Travis
as Jordana Geist
Lisa Darr
as Tammy Brennan
John Lacy
as Detective Beckerman
Trisha Simmons
as Principal Star
Dana Delany
as Katherine Mayfair
James Denton
as Mike Delfino
Jesse Metcalfe
as John Rowland
Kyle MacLachlan
as Orson Hodge
Justine Bateman
as Ellie Leonard
Ryan O'Neal
as Rodney Scavo
Jason Gedrick
as Rick Coletti
Mark Harelik
as Bob Rowland
Steven Eckholdt
as Officer Thompson
Jeffrey Nordling
as Nick Bolen
Richard Burgi
as Karl Mayer
Marlee Matlin
as Alisa Stevens, Aliss...
Lupe Ontiveros
as Juanita, Juanita Sol...
Melinda McGraw
as Annabel, Annabel Fos...
Jon Polito
as Charles Skouras, The...
Zane Huett
as Parker Scavo
Gary Cole
as Wayne Davis
Roger Bart
as George Williams
Karen Austin
as Lois McDaniel
Shawn Pyfrom
as Andrew Van De Camp, ...
Joy Lauren
as Danielle Van De Camp...
Paul Raw
as Ice Cream Vendor
Laurie Metcalf
as Carolyn Bigsby
Rob Brownstein
as Rex's Lawyer
Mary-Pat Green
as Nurse Abigail
Mehcad Brooks
as Matthew Applewhite
Bonnie Burroughs
as Bree's Lawyer
Joely Fisher
as Nina Fletcher
Brent Kinsman
as Preston Scavo
Valerie Mahaffey
as Alma Hodge
Shane Kinsman
as Porter Scavo
Freda Foh Shen
as Dr. Chang
Sharon Lawrence
as Maisy Gibbons
Paul Dooley
as Addison Prudy
Gale Harold
as Jackson Braddock
Jill Brennan
as Tisha Atherton
Gail O'Grady
as Anne Schilling
Maria Cominis
as Mona Clark
Shirley Knight
as Phyllis Van De Kamp
John Slattery
as Victor Lang
Mike Farrell
as Milton Lang
Josh Henderson
as Austin Britt
Ernie Hudson
as Det. Ridley
Nashawn Kearse
as Caleb Applewhite
Polly Bergen
as Stella Wingfield
Currie Graham
as Ed Ferrara
Drea de Matteo
as Angie Bolen
Jonathan Cake
as Det. Chuck Vance
Jay Harrington
as Dr. Ron McCreadie
Kiersten Warren
as Nora Huntington
Jeff Doucette
as Father Crowley
Jake Cherry
as Travers McLain
Lee Garlington
as Alberta Holstein
Lee Tergesen
as Peter McMillan
Lyndsy Fonseca
as Dylan Mayfair
Kathleen York
as Moniqie Polier
Dakin Matthews
as Rev. Sykes
Edward Edwards
as Jim Peterson
Melinda Page Hamilto...
as Sister Mary Bernard
Kevin Rahm
as Lee McDermott
Harriet Sansom Harri...
as Felicia Tillman
Tuc Watkins
as Bob Hunter
Pat Crawford Brown
as Ida Greenberg
Dixie Carter
as Gloria Hodge
Kathryn Joosten
as Karen McCluskey
Shannon O'Hurley
as Mrs. Truesdale
Darcy Rose Byrnes
as Penny Scavo
Beau Mirchoff
as Danny Bolen
Charles Mesure
as Ben Faulkner
Chris J. Johnson
as Harlan Copp
Rachel G. Fox
as Kayla Huntington
Alan Baltes
as Dr. Levine
Todd Grinnell
as Dr. Alex Cominis
Joshua Moore
as Parker Scavo
Kendall Applegate
as Penny Scavo
Elizabeth Storm
as Janie Peterson
Max Carver
as Preston Scavo
Charlie Carver
as Porter Scavo
Mason Cotton
as MJ Delfino
Madison De La Garza
as Juanita Solis
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It was a dark but satisfying finish to a year of mysterious events on Wisteria Lane, a finish that successfully tied up the loose ends established way back in the pilot episode.

Full Review… | May 22, 2015
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