Desperate Housewives character to be killed off

Desperate HousewivesA resident of Wisteria Lane has an appointment with the Grim Reaper as one of the main characters in ABC‘s Desperate Housewives is set to be killed off, it has been reported.

Entertainment Weekly report that a major Desperate Housewives character will be killed off ahead of the show’s finale in May. The entertainment news-site reports the character will likely meet their end in March. As yet there are no more details as to which resident of Wisteria Lane is about to breath their last. Earlier this month Marc Cherry, while speaking to reporters, kept tight-lipped about the final episodes of Desperate Housewives and what they held install for the characters.

Desperate Housewives has, of coursed, killed off characters before with Mary Alice Young (Brenda Young) committing suicide in the very first episode and setting up the “mystery arc” for the entire first series; the reason for her death. Bree’s (Marcia Cross) first husband Rex (Steven Culp) was also killed off as well Wisteria Lane’s man-eater Edie Britt (Nicollette Sheridan) in the fifth season. Other characters to have been killed off along the way include Susan Mayer’s (Teri Hatcher) cheating first husband Karl (Richard Burgi).