Devious Maids Season 1 Review “Pilot”

In the latest from “Desperate Housewives”-creator Marc Cherry, we get a look at how the other half lives in “Devious Maids”. Co-executive produced by the former star of that show, Eva Longoria, “Maids” is the first prominent show with a largely Latin cast since “Ugly Betty” and features one of that show’s stars, Ana Ortiz, as one of the most appealing of the leads, Marisol, whose son has been accused of a murder he did not commit. The opening scene, in which said murder takes place, is a grabber, and effectively sets the tone of the show, as, upon talking to the police after their maid is killed, her employer not-so-sensitively notes about all the blood left behind: “Who is going to clean all this up?” READ MORE...

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Jun 25, 2013 7:12PM EDT
I just saw the pilot and I must admit I am impressed. Since desperate housewives concluded I have been scraping to find new series to watch and nothing ever seemed to match up....until now. 5 stars for Eva Longoria. I'm sure the latin influence on the show was from her end and television needed this! In all honesty, 4 beautiful latina women of various age groups, working together in one show makes it even more exotic and appealing .
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