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Actress Nicollette Sheridan says she is ready to leave the U.S. TV series Desperate Housewives behind. Sheridan, whose character Edie Britt makes her final Housewives appearance Sunday night, told TV Guide the ABC drama has been slowly becoming more complacent during its five seasons on the air, MSNBC reported. When the show started it was such a different beast. It was exciting and dangerous and funny and edgy and bizarre, said Sheridan, whose character is being killed off in the popular...
Nicollette Sheridan's publicist has confirmed the British-born television actress is leaving the U.S. series Desperate Housewives. Sheridan, 45, plays Edie Britt on the popular TV comedy/drama. She had a great time on the show and is looking forward to her next project, her representative told People magazine. Her final episode doesn't air until April. The publicist didn't specify what the former Knots Landing actress plans to do next. The Season 5 finale of Housewives is set air in May.
By GREG HERNANDEZ Neal McDonough fans who miss seeing the former "Boomtown" star on television each week can celebrate: Neal has joined the cast of ABC's "Desperate Housewives" as Nicollette Sheridan's new love interest. "It's like Disneyland, it's the happiest place on Earth," he said of the "Housewives" set. "Nicollette is terrific, she's great. It's just this great cast." Neal had not done a steady television gig since the cancellation of NBC's "Medical Investigation" in 2005. Instead,...
By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The ABC network is letting trampy, vampy Edie Britt out to play this month on "Desperate Housewives," betting that the popular supporting character will give the top-rated show an added boost for Nielsen's November "sweeps" survey. The bad girl of Wisteria Lane, played by actress Nicollette Sheridan, was never meant to be central player on the darkly comic prime-time soap, which centers on the intrigues of four women who live on a seemingly...
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.