Desperate Housewives/A Weekend in the Country

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A Weekend in the Country
Season 3, Episode 3
Airdate October 5, 2006
Production Number 30350
Written by Bob Daily
Directed by Wendey Stanzler
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A Weekend in the Country is the third episode of the third season of Desperate Housewives, and the fiftieth episode overall.

Starring: Teri Hatcher (Susan), Felicity Huffman (Lynette), Marcia Cross (Bree), Eva Longoria (Gaby), Nicollette Sheridan (Edie), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (Carlos), Andrea Bowen (Julie), Doug Savant (Tom), Kyle MacLachlan (Orson), Brenda Strong (Mary Alice), James Denton (Mike)

Also Starring: Shawn Pyfrom (Andrew), Joy Lauren (Danielle), Josh Henderson (Austin), Brent Kinsman (Preston), Shane Kinsman (Porter), Zane Huett (Parker)

Guest Starring: (in credits order) Dougray Scott (Ian), Kiersten Warren (Nora), Michelle Pierce (Tammy Sinclair), Jesse Metcalfe (John), Christine Clayburg (TV Reporter), Ralph Cole, Jr. (Transsexual), Bryna Weiss (Woman)


Plot Overview

Bree's honeymoon plans are scuttled when a TV news program reveals Andrew's whereabouts. Lynette is forced to back out of a spa weekend with Gaby when Tom's back goes on a camping trip with the kids. To make matters worse, Lynette is forced to drive to the campsite with her least favorite person in the world -- Nora. Gaby runs into an old acquaintance at the spa and winds up in a compromising position. Susan and Ian have an awkward start to their weekend trip, and Edie gets a surprise when she visits Mike's hospital room.


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