'Desperate Housewives' creator Marc Cherry sounds off on series' conclusion, says no spin-off


Let's all raise a glass to the women of Wisteria Lane... though maybe not Bree. After seven seasons dominating most other comedies on television, ABC primetime soap "Desperate Housewives" is coming to an end. Following reports of a planned end date at the conclusion of Season 8, ABC used its day at the Television Critics Association summer press tour to make the news official. ABC head Paul Lee acknowledged that the series put this current iteration of the network "on the map," adding that he was very happy with the first two hours of the upcoming season, before letting creator (and exiting showrunner) Marc Cherry take the mic. "The only thing harder than creating a hit show is knowing when to end it," Cherry says of the decision, adding that he didn't want the series to be "unceremoniously booted off." Cherry also admitted that while he's reached out to all of the cast members,...



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