Housewives React to Final Season News with Tears, Hope, and Thoughts on Show's Legacy

For once, the tears caught esteemed actress Felicity Huffman by surprise.

Having often produced waterworks throughout her Emmy-winning seven-year run as Desperate Housewives‘ Lynette, Huffman tried to put on her game face when apprised that the coming season would be the ABC drama’s last. But ultimately, the weight of the loss crept up on her. READ MORE

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Desperate Housewives Exclusive: The Ladies Are Staying — But For How Long?!

After months of negotiations, the four stars of ABC’s Desperate Housewives — Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Eva Longoria — are finalizing eight-figure deals to stay put on Wisteria Lane.

The new pacts, which are for one year with an option for a second, pave the way for ABC to renew the show for an eighth season — though it is unclear if that will happen right away or closer to the May upfronts.

The quartet’s new base salary would be around …READ MORE