THE LADIES ENVY BREE'S SUCCESS, ON ABC'S "DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES"
"Back in Business" � Jealousy rears it's ugly head on ABC's "Desperate Housewives," SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET). Bree's new cookbook and entrepreneurial success has the women of Wisteria Lane feeling envious; Lynette's longing for a taste of her breadwinning days as an ad-exec leads her to lend an unsolicited hand to Bree's marketing plan; and MJ's drawing of a family portrait has left Mike feeling like he's not a presence in his son's life. Meanwhile, Gaby hatches a plan to have more sex with Carlos, Susan teaches a reluctant MJ how to fall, and Dave's motives for moving to the neighborhood continue to take shape.
"Desperate Housewives" stars Teri Hatcher as Susan Mayer, Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, Marcia Cross as Bree Hodge, Eva Longoria Parker as Gabrielle Solis, Nicollette Sheridan as Edie Britt, Ricardo Antonio Chavira as Carlos Solis, Doug Savant as Tom Scavo, Kyle MacLachlan as Orson Hodge, Dana Delany as Katherine Mayfair, Neal McDonough as Dave, Shawn Pyfrom as Andrew Van De Kamp, Brenda Strong as Mary Alice Young, James Denton as Mike Delfino, Charlie Carver as Porter Scavo, Max Carver as Preston Scavo, Joshua Moore as Parker Scavo and Kendall Applegate as Penny Scavo.
Guest stars include Gale Harold as Jackson, Mary Pat Gleason as Ms. Elenora Butters and Charlie Babcock as Stu. "Back in Business" was directed by Scott Ellis and written by John Pardee and Joey Murphy.
"Desperate Housewives" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish audio via SAP. This program carries a TV-14,D,L,S parental guideline.
This episode of "Desperate Housewives" will be available on ABC.com the day after airing on the network for users to watch online.