While Paul (Doug Davidson), Cricket (Lauralee Bell) and Michael (Christian LeBlanc) might have been happy to see bat shit crazy Isabella leave Genoa City behind, Eva Longoria recently revealed to the U.K's Tatler magazine her own mother wasn't so thrilled when Longoria booked ABC's primetime sudser Desperate Housewives, because that soap didn't come on during the daytime!
'I remember when I got Desperate Housewives, my mum was like, 'But it's not on during the day?' She was really upset about it. But I said, 'I think this is better Mum'.' READ MORE
They made me a series regular on Desperate Housewives next year, so that’s great and the timing works out perfectly,” he recently told AccessHollywood.com. “I’m doing the play for eight weeks and then when Desperate Housewives starts up again in mid-July, I go back to do that on a hopefully more [regular basis].
I’m a big fan of Vanessa’s work and I’m so excited that she’ll be moving into the neighborhood next season to cause trouble in all the ladies’ lives.
Now this sounds like something to check out. NBC has picked up the Jerry Bruckheimer drama Chase starring former All My Children star Kelli Giddish and Passions eye candy Jesse Metcalfe, according to Broadcasting & Cable. Chase is “a fast-paced drama amid a game of cat-and-mouse as a team of U.S. marshals hunts down America's most dangerous fugitives.”
Since leaving their respective soaps each has spent time in primetime. Metcalfe had a memorable stint on Desperate Housewives as Gaby’s (Eva Longoria) lawn boy lover, while Giddish starred in FOX’s quickly cancelled Past Life.