Desperate Housewives: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 03
2004

Pilot

Looking down on her friends and family isn’t a way of life for Mary Alice Young. It’s a way of death. One day, in her perfect house, in the loveliest of suburbs, Ma…

2 Oct 10
2004

Ah, But Underneath

Mike’s dog pays the price when Edie crashes his dinner date with Susan. Meanwhile, Gabrielle realizes that her lawnboy is taking their fling to heart – and that Car…

3 Oct 17
2004

Pretty Little Picture

The women decide to go ahead with the big dinner party that the late Mary Alice Young had planned to host, despite the more-than-minor disturbances in their own lives. Adultero…

4 Oct 24
2004

Who's That Woman?

Cash-strapped Mrs. Huber figures out that Susan had something to do with Edie’s house fire and tries to blackmail her. Meanwhile, Carlos becomes suspicious that Gabrielle…

5 Oct 31
2004

Come In, Stranger

A break-in on Wisteria Lane leaves the neighbors feeling vulnerable, especially Susan, who reluctantly accepts a date with a persistent policeman after Mike appears indifferent…

6 Nov 07
2004

Running To Stand Still

Lynette locks horns with officious mom Maisy Gibbons at the twins’ school who is trying to produce a “politically correct” play about “Little Red Riding…

7 Nov 21
2004

Anything You Can Do

Susan and Edie decide to follow Mike and his houseguest Kendra on their night out together. Lynette becomes steadily more dependent on the twins’ ADD

8 Nov 28
2004

Guilty

In the aftermath of tragedy with Bree’s son Andrew running over Carlos’ mother Juanita Solis, the residents of Wisteria Lane take stock of their lives. Meanwhile, S…

9 Dec 12
2004

Suspicious Minds

Looking to give her life a purpose, Gabrielle decides to organize a glamorous Halston fashion show for charity highlighting the ladies of Wisteria Lane. Bree and Rex are at odd…

10 Dec 19
2004

Come Back To Me

Uber mom Maisy Gibbons returns, and her secret life intersects with Bree’s. Meanwhile Gabrielle’s predicament worsens as she gets a taste of her own medicine, court…

11 Jan 09
2005

Move On

Edie organizes a neighborhood search for the missing Mrs. Huber, just as the absent busybody’s sister Felicia Tilman arrives on Wisteria Lane. Meanwhile, Bree resigns her…

12 Jan 16
2005

Every Day A Little Death

The residents of Wisteria Lane finally learn Martha Huber’s fate. After learning that Mrs. Huber left behind a journal, Susan is forced to confess to Edie about her role…

13 Jan 23
2005

Your Fault

When Lynette’s father-in-law pays a visit to to the family, she unwittingly learns a family secret. Meanwhile, Susan is disturbed by Julie’s growing romance with Za…

14 Feb 13
2005

Love Is In The Air (a.k.a. What I Did For Love)

It’s Valentine’s Day on Wisteria Lane, and love is all around (sort of), as Susan looks forward to a romantic date with Mike, until she learns a surprising fact abo…

15 Feb 20
2005

Impossible

Mike Delfino is questioned about Mrs. Huber’s murder by police and is arrested. John’s friend, Justin attempts to blackmail Gabrielle with his knowledge of their af…

16 Mar 27
2005

The Ladies Who Lunch

Maisy Gibbons’ series of unfortunate events shock the residents of Wisteria Lane when she is finally caught and arrested for prostitution. This leaves unexpected conseque…

17 Apr 03
2005

There Won't Be Trumpets

The residents of Wisteria Lane all attend the unfortunate funeral of Juanita Solis as Carlos and Gabrielle fret over their financial and court issues. Lynette befriends a deaf…

18 Apr 10
2005

Children Will Listen

Susan’s mom pays an unannounced visit to Wisteria Lane after she and her boyfriend call it quits. Meanwhile, Gabrielle faces Carlos’ wrath after he learns about the…

19 Apr 17
2005

Live Alone And Like It (a.k.a. An Unexpected Song)

Lynette learns that no good deed goes unpunished when she momentarily befriends the mean Mrs. McClusky. Susan’s mother decides to try and jump start her and her daughter&…

20 May 01
2005

Fear No More

Gabrielle plans a big party to bid farewell to Carlos, who is about to head off to jail for eight months. Meanwhile George Williams resurfaces in Bree’s life, much to Rex…

21 May 08
2005

Sunday In The Park With George

Bree begins to feel guilty about her friendship with George while Rex’s health continues to depreciate. Lynette tries to spice things up with Tom who, she fears, is losin…

22 May 15
2005

Goodbye For Now

Susan and Mike decide to move in together, much to Edie’s displeasure. Meanwhile, Lynette takes steps to make sure Annabel doesn’t come between her and Tom. Also,…

23 May 22
2005

One Wonderful Day

Bree confides that she feels guilty because she and Rex were having a fight when he had his heart attack and that now he needs a pacemaker. Lynette’s marriage takes a dra…

About Desperate Housewives

In the town of Fairview there’s a street called Wisteria Lane; a peaceful cul-de-sac with manicured lawns and beautiful houses. It’s a place where you know all your neighbors and your neighbors know all about you. It’s the perfect suburban fantasy.

But, behind every picket fence there are secrets. And, in every seemingly happy home, you’ll find jealousy, lust, passion, and sometimes… murder.

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