Desperate Housewives/Pretty Little Picture

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Pretty Little Picture
Season 1, Episode 3
Airdate October 17, 2004
Production Number 103
Written by Oliver Goldstick
Directed by Arlene Sanford
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Pretty Little Picture is the third episode of the first season of Desperate Housewives, and the third episode overall.

Starring: Teri Hatcher (Susan), Felicity Huffman (Lynette), Marcia Cross (Bree), Eva Longoria (Gaby), Nicollette Sheridan (Edie), Steven Culp (Rex), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (Carlos), Mark Moses (Paul), Andrea Bowen (Julie), Jesse Metcalfe (John), Cody Kasch (Zach), Brenda Strong (Mary Alice), James Denton (Mike)

Guest Starring: (in credits order) Doug Savant (Tom), Sam Lloyd (Dr. Albert Goldfine), Richard Burgi (Karl Mayer), Anne Dudek (Brandi), Emily Christine (Ashley Bukowski), Nealla Gordon (Mrs. Bukowski), Lucille Soong (Yao Lin), Brent Kinsman (Preston), Shane Kinsman (Porter), Zane Huett (Parker), Keith Pillow (Newscaster)


Plot Overview

Susan convinces the other women that they should continue with a dinner party that Mary Alice had been planning prior to her suicide. Bree -- always the consummate hostess -- agrees to hold the party at her house. Later, when Susan's ex-husband stops by, it leads to an argument and Susan standing naked on her front lawn. Meanwhile, Gabrielle finds herself blackmailed by the most unlikely of extortionists.


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