updated 05/11/2012 AT 1:20 PM ET
•originally published 05/13/2012 AT 8:45 PM ET
Sunday marks the end of road for the lovely ladies of Wisteria Lane. And what a road it’s been. After eight seasons of drama, debauchery, tears and hilarity, ABC s Desperate Housewives is coming to an end.
A lot has happened to the series’ lovely stars, but time has been kind to the ladies. Check out a the photos of the show’s core stars – Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Eva Longoria – when the series debuted (left) in 2004 and a new shot taken this year (right). They still look as sizzling as the day all the drama started.
While saying goodbye to Wisteria Lane isn’t easy, Hatcher tells PEOPLE that embodying the role of Susan Mayer was “an opportunity that anyone would have been lucky to be a part of. I am at the top of the grateful list.”
Here are a few thoughts from Hatcher and her fellow castmates about their years on the iconic show.