Years after making his guest appearance on The Golden Girls that Marc Cherry got his start as a writer on, Mark Moses would go on to star in a supporting role as a series regular for a couple of seasons on Cherry's hit series Desperate Housewives. He played Paul Young, the husband and widower of that show's deceased narrator Mary Alice Young.
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Dorothy (Bea Arthur) and Sophia (Estelle Getty) wear costumes to look like Sonny Bono and Cher. Sonny Bono makes a guest appearance as himself in the episode nine of season six, "Mrs. George Deveraux."