'Desperate Housewives' Debuts on ABC

ABC television airs a new primetime soap, Desperate Housewives, this Sunday. The show's premiere comes as the network struggles to introduce new dramas to its primetime schedule. Last year's new dramas were all cancelled by the end of the season. Variety TV critic Brian Lowry has a review.



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