Nicollette Sheridan Revives 'Desperate Housewives' Court Battle

Nicollette Sheridan will be headed back to court with the executives of Desperate Housewives after a judge allowed her request for a retrial.

'Desperate Housewives' Case: Supreme Court Denies Nicollette Sheridan's Appeal

Former "Desperate Housewives" star Nicollette Sheridan was dealt a blow in her ongoing legal battle against her former employers Touchstone Pictures, after the California Supreme Court denied the actress' petition for an appeal in the case. Read More...

Exclusive: Dallas, Desperate Housewives' Brenda Strong Heads to Scandal

Another ABC vet is coming to Scandal ! Desperate Housewives alum Brenda Strong has landed guest-starring role on the Shonda Rhimes ' political fixer drama, has learned exclusively. Strong, best known for being the voice of Wisteria Lane and for her recent turn on the Dallas reboot, will play...

Desperate Housewives' Steven Culp Joins Grey's Anatomy

There's a new doctor in town. Desperate Housewives ' Steven Culp has landed a recurring role on Grey's Anatomy , Deadline reports. The actor will play "top dog" Dr. Parker on the ABC medical drama.

Nicollette Sheridan's 'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Court Shoots Down Wrongful Termination Claim

Nicollette Sheridan was dealt a setback in her ongoing legal battle against her former employers at "Desperate Housewives" when an appeals court shot down her wrongful termination claim against Touchstone Television Productions.

Desperate Housewives Actress Lupe Ontiveros Dies at 69

Lupe Ontiveros , who starred in Selena and The Goonies and had a recurring role on Desperate Housewives , died of liver cancer Thursday evening, CNN reports . She was 69.

First Look: Teri Hatcher Goes From Housewife To Hippie

Just over a month since escaping Desperate Housewives ' Wisteria Lane, Teri Hatcher is setting down new roots as the estranged mom of teen designer Jane Quimby ( Erica Dasher ) on ABC Family's Jane by Design . "She's very different than Susan," says exec producer April Blair . "She's a bit of a free spirt who hasn't exactly grown up." That should prove...

Top Moments: A Grey's Death and Housewives' Last Trip Down the Lane

Our top moments of the week: 14. Sweetest First Impression: A handful of suitors make bold, weird entrances (arriving via helicopter, carrying an ostrich egg, dressing like a grandma) on the season premiere of The Bachelorette , but Doug takes a sweet approach. The single dad presents single mom Emily with a handwritten note from his son explaining how he's the best dad in the world and why Emily should like him. Not only does it earn him the first impression rose, but women all across America simultaneously swooned. 13. Best Advice: When James learns that his sex tape with Chloe is about to leak on Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 , he decides to...

Life After 'Desperate Housewives': What's Next For the Cast

  Millions of viewers tuned in to say goodbye to the  Desperate Housewives  on Sunday, May 13 after eight seasons. Although there must have been lots of tears, ( Felicity Huffman   predicted  she would be "crying in Eva's arms" watching the finale) series endings also mean good things for cast and crew members, including family time and new projects.  Eva Longoria  (Gabrielle): The curtain has closed on Wisteria Lane, but the actress, producer and activist Longoria will remain busy. Fulfilling her role, in what  she expressed  to  The Hollywood Reporter  as "The most important election in my lifetime," as one of  President Obama’s national co-chairs . In the Obama for America movement, she will be traveling to swing states specifically engaging Latin Americans and women to support Obama for re-election. "So when the election comes, it’s going to be a pretty clear choice if you’re a woman, if you’re Latino – it’s going to be very clear who’s on your side." Longoria has also begun to focus more on some producing projects. One of them is producing NBC’s upcoming dating series,  Ready for Love , as well as co-producing with Housewives creator  Marc Cherry  on the soapy drama pilot,  Devious Maids , for ABC. She has also  placed a legal drama  with The CW. Read More...

TV ratings: 'Desperate Housewives' finale helps ABC win Sunday

Fast National ratings for Sunday, May 13, 2012"Desperate Housewives" got a series-finale boost in Sunday's ratings, drawing its biggest audience in more than a year. It and "Once Upon a Time's" first-season finale helped ABC beat out CBS and the "Survivor: One World" finale for the night. ABC averaged 9.5 million viewers and a 5.8 rating/10 share in households for the evening. That was just enough to beat out CBS (9.4 million, 5.6/10). NBC came in third with 5.5 million viewers and a 3.5/6, while FOX (3.6 million, 2.2/4) trailed.ABC's lead among adults 18-49 was a little wider: It averaged a 2.8 rating in the demographic to CBS' 2.3. FOX, 1.7, finished third, while NBC posted a 1.3....