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Kathryn Joosten l Kathryn Joosten, ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘West Wing’ star, dies at 72

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Kathryn Joosten, the Emmy-winning actress best known as the irascible Karen McCluskey on Desperate Housewives and President Bartlet’s trusty secretary Mrs. Landingham on The West Wing, died Friday, June 1, of lung cancer. She was 72.

Joosten’s memorable roles on the two Emmy-winning dramas — she played the no-nonsense Dolores Landingham on Wing for three seasons and… Continue reading Kathryn Joosten, ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘West Wing’ star, dies at 72

Splash News

By Jen Heger – Radar Legal Editor

Former Desperate Housewives star, Nicollette Sheridan took the stand on Thursday in connection with a wrongful termination and battery lawsuit the actress filed against ABC, and the show’s creator, Marc Cherry, and re-enacted for jurors the occasion that Cherry allegedly hit her, radio detection and rangingOnline.com is reporting.

As previously reported, Sheridan, 48, claims in her lawsuit that she was fired from… Continue reading Nicollette Sheridan Testifies In Desperate Housewives Lawsuit 'I'm Not Accustomed To Being Hit'

DEATH ON WISTERIA LANE NEWS

… Rumor has it that a major character from ABC’s Desperate Housewives is being killed off in a March episode! Will it be the older sexy lady or the sexy older lady? Or perhaps it will be that handsome older guy who caused trouble with one of the sexy older ladies? Place your bets in the comments section below! [EW]

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… Ben Stiller will star, direct… Continue reading News Briefs: Desperate Housewives is Killing a Major Character

Death watch on Wisteria Lane!

EW has learned exclusively that a major character will meet her (or his) demise in an episode of Desperate Housewives that’s currently shooting in Burbank, CA.

The cast just learned about the shocking death this week. ABC won’t spill details — we don’t know if its one of ladies or one of the husbands — but the pivotal passing will air in March.

Though the actor obviously won’t appear… Continue reading ‘Desperate Housewives’ scoop: Major character dies!

Desperate Housewives 510 ‘Desperate Housewives’ creator: ‘I’m never sending these gals to Dubai’

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The beginning of the end for Desperate Housewives officially began today in Pasadena, as the five female stars – and three of their men — met with the nation’s critics for the last time.

No one gave up many set secrets; in fact, it took Teri Hatcher (Susan) at least 30 minutes before she chimed in on the conversation. But then, it turned out to… Continue reading ‘Desperate Housewives’ creator: ‘I’m never sending these gals to Dubai’