The "normal" suburban life for a group of close-knit housewives takes a dark turn when one of their closest friends mysteriously commits suicide. Now while trying to deal with their own hectic problems and romantic lives, each year brings on a new mystery and more dark and twisted events to come. Life behind closed doors is about to be revealed as suburban life takes a funny and dark turn.Written by
Felicity Huffman admits in interviews she hates the name "Lynette Scavo". "It sounds like something you have to scrape off your knee". See more »
Gabrielle Solis is meant to be a former fashion runway model. Although she makes for a convincing print model, Eva Longoria is far too short to be a runway model (she's 5 feet 1 inch tall). Runway models are usually at least 5' 8", with Kate Moss barely scraping by at 5' 7". See more »
Do you believe in evil, Edie?
Of course I believe in evil - I work in real estate.
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The credits contain references to famous pieces of art, including Adam and Eve by Lucas Cranach the Elder, The Arnolfini Portrait by Jan van Eyck, American Gothic by Grant Wood, and Andy Warhol's Campbell's soup can. Also alluded to are the lesser known Couple Arguing and Romantic Couple by Robert Dale (drawn in a comic book style similar to that of Roy Liechtenstein) and a 1940s "Am I Proud!" poster by Dick Williams (showing a woman holding cans). See more »