Desperate deal in the works

Several of the Desperate Housewives are reportedly close to inking a deal that could keep them on Wisteria Lane for two more seasons. According to, the contracts are each for one year with an option for a second. Each actress – Eva Longoria, Marcia Cross and Felicity Huffman (Teri Hatcher has already signed a deal) – would reportedly earn $325,000 per episode with bonuses that could send that figure to $375,000 per episode.