Everyone's lives on Wisteria Lane are forever changed when Carolyn Bigsby holds shoppers hostage at a local supermarket after finding out that her husband, the store manager, was involved with the mystery dead woman. Meanwhile, Gabrielle and Carlos finish dividing their assets: Gabrielle gets the house, and Carlos gets everything in it. Susan is preparing to go to Paris with Ian, but cancels when when learns that Julie is one of the hostages along with Austin who was caught shoplifting, as well as the cynical Edie, and Lynette and Nora whom are still feuding over Tom. Also a new guy move into Whisteria Lane into Paul Young's old house; a middle-aged man named Art Shepherd who also ends up being one of the hostages at the mercy of he psycho Carolyn Bigsby.
Did You Know?
Laurie Metcalf who plays Mrs. Bigsby is reunited with two of her boyfriends from Roseanne in this episode. Mr. Bigsby played by Brian Kerwin was Gary on Roseanne and Matt Roth who plays Art Shephard was Fisher, Jackie's abusive boyfriend. See more
When Lynette is arguing with Carolyn and Carolyn is about to shoot her, the blood on Lynette's face and position of hair above her left ear, changes between shots. See more
"Release Julie and I will take her place. I repeat, release Julie. I will be a model hostage... "
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