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Desperate Housewives

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Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2004 - 20128 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Hulu Tags: Friendship Country: America

Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. Executive producer Cherry served as showrunner. Other executive producers since the fourth season included Bob Daily, George W. Perkins, John Pardee, Joey Murphy, David Grossman, and Larry Shaw.The main setting of the show was Wisteria Lane, a street in the fictional American town of 'Fairview' in the fictional 'Eagle State'. The show followed the lives of a group of women as seen through the eyes of a dead neighbor who committed suicide in the very first episode. The storyline covers thirteen years of the women's lives over eight seasons, set between the years 2004–2008, and later 2013–2017. They worked through domestic struggles and family life, while facing the secrets, crimes and mysteries hidden behind the doors of their — at the surface — beautiful and seemingly perfect suburban neighborhood.The show featured an ensemble cast, headed by Teri Hatcher as Susan Mayer, Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, Marcia Cross as Bree Van de Kamp, and Eva Longoria as Gabrielle Solis. Brenda Strong narrated the show as the deceased Mary Alice Young, appearing sporadically in flashbacks or dream sequences.Desperate Housewives featuring Felicity Huffman and Eva Longoria has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama show with 180 episodes over 8 seasons. Desperate Housewives is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 66% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (106,520 votes).

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180 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

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180 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#124 Ranked in TV on Hulu

Desperate Housewives has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 66% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (106,520 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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