Back on a few dramas that are produced on the set of Desperate Housewives.
It’s been over six years since the last episode of Desperate Housewives was released. This does not, however, mean that we forgot the residents of Wisteria Lane. It must be said that it has still not delivered all that we could see, as it is : crimes, love stories, friendships or betrayals. So you can imagine but with so many dramas to the screen, some also had to animate the life on the set. As for the cult series Buffy against the vampires who has experienced homophobia, bullying and its actors in war, not everything was pink to Wisteria Lane.
Friends for life ? Certainly not…
Nicollette Sheridan files a complaint against the creator of the series
said Nicollette Marc Cherry. No, we kidding.
Although there have been rivalries between Edie Britt and the other housewives, Nicollette Sheridan was very friend with the cast of the series. Things have unfortunately changed when the actress has sued Marc Cherry, the creator of the series, after he has made his character parte to the fifth season. Nicollette also said that the creator of Desperate Housewives has been hurt on the shooting. Marc Cherry has responded by confirming him have only shown how to play the scene where her husband had hurt her. He added that the actress was not easy and she called Teri Hatcher (Susan Meyer) : “the most evil woman in the world”. This is also why it is part of actors who are so screwed up that their character had to be wound up. Alert drama.
The war between Teri Hatcher and the other actresses
Eva would have loved to hit Teri in this scene in place of Vanessa Williams…
As stated in the previous paragraph, Teri Hatcher was not really appreciated by her co-stars. For years, everyone was speculating on the relationship that existed between the performer for Susan and the other housewives. According to several rumors, Eva Longoria (Gabrielle Solis) and Marcia Cross (Bree Van De Kamp) have threatened the team of the magazine Vanity Fair to leave if Teri Hatcher was in the centre of the photo. Ouch.
The character of Susan was in danger of disappearing because of trouble on the set
The tensions between the actresses were so intense that Susan Meyer was in danger of disappearing after the fifth season of the series. Marc Cherry has in fact planned to kill the character of Teri Hatcher so that the life on the set more bearable.
Neal McDonough and religion
When real life takes precedence over fiction.
Neal McDonough has one of those faces that we don’t forget. The actor has appeared in numerous series during his career, including Desperate Housewives , where he played the role of Dave Williams. Remember, it is the husband’s evil Edie Britt (Nicollette Sheridan). In real life, the actor who is a practicing catholic puts his faith above everything. According to the media Deadline, it would have refused to shoot scenes in bed with his colleague. He was then fired from his other series Scoundrels because of his beliefs.
Therapy on the set
Although there have been a lot of drama and tensions on the set of the series, Eva Longoria, Marcia Cross and Felicity Huffman were as close in real life as their characters. In 2010, Eva fled to the home of her second family to Wisteria Lane when her divorce with Tony Parker. According to Charlotte Triggs, a source close to the cast who spoke to People Magazine, Felicity Huffman, was a psychologist on the shoot and helped a lot Eva.