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Desperate Housewives Exclusive: V's Charles Mesure is Vanessa Williams' New Beau

Charles Mesure is invading Wisteria Lane.

The former V mercenary is joining Desperate Housewives as a series regular, sources confirm to TVLine exclusively.

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Mesure will play Ben, a sexy, charming, and occasionally ruthless contractor who has the kind of grit and drive that comes from being a self-made man.

Oh, and he’s also the new love interest for Vanessa Williams’ Renee.

Housewives’ eighth season kicks off Sunday, Sept. 25.