LYNETTE TRIES TO TALK HER MOTHER, STELLA, OUT OF MARRYING FRANK
-- AN ABRASIVE AND OBNOXIOUS MAN -- BREE LEARNS SOME SHOCKING
NEWS ABOUT KEITH'S PAST, AND CARLOS BECOMES CONCERNED OVER
GABY'S OBSESSION WITH HER DOLL, ON ABC'S "DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES"
Larry Hagman Guest Stars as Frank
Polly Bergen Guest Stars as Lynette's Mother, Stella
Brian Austin Green Guest Stars as Keith
"I'm Still Here" - Lynette feels her mother, Stella (Polly Bergen), is marrying Frank (Larry Hagman) - an abrasive and obnoxious man - for all the wrong reasons and tries to talk her out of it. Meanwhile, Susan tries to befriend a curmudgeonly man during her dialysis sessions who has given up on ever finding a kidney donor, Bree runs into Keith's ex-girlfriend and learns some shocking news about his past, Carlos becomes concerned when he learns about Gaby's obsession with her doll, Bob and Lee hire a non-maternal Renee to decorate their newly adopted girl's bedroom, and Paul has other plans in store for Beth when he books a trip for the two of them at a remote cabin in the woods, on "Desperate Housewives," SUNDAY, JANUARY 16 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Desperate Housewives" stars Teri Hatcher as Susan Mayer, Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, Marcia Cross as Bree Hodge, Eva Longoria as Gabrielle Solis, Vanessa Williams as Renee Perry, Ricardo Antonio Chavira as Carlos Solis, Doug Savant as Tom Scavo, Kathryn Joosten as Karen McCluskey, Kevin Rahm as Lee McDermott, Tuc Watkins as Bob Hunter, Mark Moses as Paul Young, with Brenda Strong as Mary Alice Young and James Denton as Mike Delfino. Also starring Charlie Carver as Porter Scavo, Joshua Logan Moore as Parker Scavo, Darcy Rose Byrnes as Penny Scavo, Madison de la Garza as Juanita Solis and Mason Vale Cotton as MJ Delfino.
Guest starring are Emily Bergl as Beth Young, Brian Austin Green as Keith Watson, Polly Bergen as Stella Wingfield, Monica Garcia as nurse, Gregory Itzin as Dick, Max Carver as Preston Scavo, Larry Hagman as Frank, Rochelle Aytes as Amber James, Sayeed Shahidi as Charlie, Bill Zasadil as man, Derek Webster as Det. Harrison, Matthew Glave as Det. Foster, Mindy Sterling as Mitzi Kinsky, Tom Ramsey as gardener, Joe Gillette as Ethan, Isabella Acres as Jenny and Ava Rose Williams as scooter girl.
"I'm Still Here" was written by Josann McGibbon & Sara Parriott and directed by Lonny Price.
"Desperate Housewives" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with a 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to the airdate.
For more information on "Desperate Housewives," visit ABC.com