EPISODE 2: "AH, BUT UNDERNEATH"
On Sunday October 10, 2004, "Desperate Housewives" aired its second episode, entitled "Ah, But Underneath". The episode was written by creator Marc Cherry and directed by Larry Shaw.
The housewives discuss about what to do with the blackmail note sent to Mary Alice, as Paul tries to cover his tracks. Bree and Rex go into marriage counseling, while Gabrielle and John try to keep their affair under the radar. Susan and Edie compete for Mike's affection.
Guest stars include Christine Estabrook as Martha Huber, Sam Lloyd as Dr. Goldfine, Brent and Shane Kinsman as the Scavo twins and Zane Huett as Parker Scavo.