SEASON 1 (October 3, 2004 - May 22, 2005)
The main cast for the first season included Teri Hatcher as Susan Mayer, Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, Marcia Cross as Bree Van de Kamp, Eva Longoria as Gabrielle Solis, Nicollette Sheridan as Edie Britt, Steven Culp as Rex Van de Kamp, Ricardo Antonio Chavira as Carlos Solis, Mark Moses as Paul Young, Andrea Bowen as Julie Mayer, Jesse Metcalfe as John Rowland, Cody Kasch as Zach Young, Brenda Strong as Mary Alice Young and James Denton as Mike Delfino.
EPISODE 1: "PILOT"
On Sunday October 3, 2004, "Desperate Housewives" aired its very first episode, entitled "Pilot", which would breathe back some life into ABC and mark the beginning of a series captivating audiences all over the world for eight years straight. The episode was written by creator Marc Cherry and directed by Charles McDougall.
After Mary Alice Young commits suicide for seemingly no reason, her best friends wonder what could've driven her to this: Bree Van de Kamp, a woman hoping to be the perfect housewife; Gabrielle Solis, a successful model who gave up her career for her husband and is now doomed for an existence in the suburbs; Lynette Scavo, mother of four children without any help from her husband; and Susan Mayer, a clumsy housewife looking for love.
Guest stars include Christine Estabrook as Martha Huber, Doug Savant as Tom Scavo, Joy Lauren as Danielle Van de Kamp, Shawn Pyfrom as Andrew Van de Kamp, Brent and Shane Kinsman as the Scavo twins, Zane Huett as Parker Scavo and Nike Doukas as Natalie Klein.
Let the reviewing begin