It’s Wisteria Lane over again of us! Most of the Determined Housewivessolid reunited in a digital means on Stars within the Home, a every day on-line mini-show hosted by SiriusXM’s Seth Rudetskyand James Wesley, on Sunday, April 12. They did this for a superb function as their look was designed to assist elevate donations for the Actor’s Fund’s Coronavirus efforts. Eva Longoria, Marcia Cross, Vanessa Williams, Dana Delaneyand Brenda Sturdyhave been all current as they gabbed about their favourite moments on the present, which premiered means again in 2004!
Three of the present’s most memorable costars didn’t take part of their enjoyable reunion: Teri Hatcher, 55, Nicollette Sheridan, 56, and Felicity Huffman, 57, however Felicity — who performed housewife Lynette Scavo — positively got here up in dialog! “Lynette’s storyline when she had most cancers was…performed so nicely,” host James stated, chopping to a clip from the season 4 premiere when Felicity’s character lastly admits to her buddies that she’s sick. The storyline was one of many collection’ most memorable, notably on account of Felicity’s unbelievable efficiency, which the women fondly remembered. “I’m going to cry!” Brenda, who narrated the present because the late Mary Alice Younger, exclaimed.
Marcia Cross, who performed perfectionist Bree Van de Kamp, was fast to reward her buddies’ immense expertise. “I simply really feel like Felicity Huffman is a flipping genius. An unbelievable actress!” she stated of Felicity, who earned two Emmy nominations for her function on Determined Housewives. “I really bear in mind doing that scene as soon as it got here up — I overlook all the pieces till I’m watching,” she added.
Eva, who performed Gabrielle Solis, additionally mirrored on the emotional scene. “I do not forget that storyline, and it was laborious as a result of we have been a real dramedy — we have been at all times a joke, after which that gravity would take you without warning and that’s what I cherished in regards to the present is we bought to do two issues,” she stated. “When Felicity had this storyline, she sunk her enamel into it — she had so many questions…she’s the acteur,” she continued, remembering one other scene the pair had labored on. “I get goosebumps remembering this scene within the hospital throughout that most cancers storyline and — oh my god — I’d simply be watching her and I’d overlook my strains as a result of she was so wonderful…Felicity and I’ve such a powerful connection…we’ve all created these lasting friendships,” Eva sweetly added.
It will not be that a lot of a shock that Felicity didn’t seem given the yr she has had. She served 11 days in jail in October 2019 on the Federal Correctional Establishment in Dublin, California, for her involvement within the faculty admissions scandal. The sentence got here after she plead responsible in Could 2019 to paying disgraced admissions advisor Rick Singer$15,000 to have a proctor change her daughter Sophia’s SAT solutions after she took the check.
In the meantime her different daughter Georgia, 17, (who Felicity shares along with her husband of 22 years William H. Macy, 70) revealed her personal faculty plans in December 2019 following her mom’s jail sentence. Georgia modified her social media account bio to “Vassar 2024,” the Poughkeepsie, New York faculty she will probably be attending within the fall of 2020.
Felicity was recognized for being a well-respected actress in Hollywoodfor years earlier than the faculty scandal broke. She remained on the ABC collection for all of its eight seasons and picked up a Primetime Emmy Award in 2005. Felicity additionally scored an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe Award for her work within the movie Transamerica.