Desperate Housewives/One Wonderful Day

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One Wonderful Day
Season 1, Episode 23
Airdate May 22, 2005
Production Number 123
Written by John Pardee,
Joey Murphy,
Marc Cherry,
Tom Spezialy &
Kevin Murphy
Directed by Larry Shaw
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Desperate HousewivesSeason One
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One Wonderful Day is the twenty-third episode of the first season of Desperate Housewives.

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 Scavo), Harriet Sansom Harris (Felicia), Richard Burgi (Karl), Mehcad Brooks (Matthew Applewhite), Jolie Jenkins (Deirdre), Terry Bozeman (Dr. Craig), Ryan Carnes (Justin), John Newton (The Cable Guy), Brent Kinsman (Preston), Shane Kinsman (Porter), Alfre Woodard (Betty Applewhite), Zane Huett (Parker), Steve Tom (Judge), Gregory Wagrowski (Prosecutor), Tanner Maguire (Zach, aged 4), William Dennis Hunt (Realtor), Kevin E. West (Cop), Shirley Jordan (Nurse), Lee Whitaker (Box Boy)


Plot Overview

The reason why Mary Alice shot herself is finally revealed. We learn the while truth about Zach, Dana and Dierdra. A guilt-ridden Bree attempts to reconcile with Rex. Lynette and Tom's relationship takes a dramatic turn. Carlos learns the truth about Gabrielle's affair. Mike and Paul have their ultimate showdown. A surprise awaits Susan in her house. One of the residents of Wisteria Lane goes to that big suburb in the sky -- plus a cliffhanger that will leave you on the edge of your seat in this explosive season finale.


Arc Advancement





The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments


  • John: (to Carlos) Just so you know, you beat up the wrong guy. Didn't you think it was strange that you had the only lawn on Wisteria Lane that needed to be mowed three times a week?