Desperate Housewives Finale Proves Classically Desperate

Desperate Housewives is over. For longtime fans of the ABC comedy-drama, the two-hour finale flew by.

The first half concluded the preposterous murder trial against Bree (Marcia Cross). It was sad to see Bree led off to the death chamber manacled and in an unflattering orange jumper. Am I kidding? As narrator Mary Alice would say: Yesssssss

Laura Leighton & Doug Savant Have a Baby

Hollywood couple Laura Leighton and Doug Savant have welcomed a new baby into the family.

Their daughter, Lucy, was born on June 9 in Santa Monica, Calif. Leighton, 36, and Savant, 41, who stars in Desperate Housewives, also have a 4-year-old son, Jack.

The couple met as costars on the ’90s watercooler show Melrose Place and tied the knot in 1998. Though they met on the Fox drama, in which he played a gay social worker and she was a scheming call girl, they worked together for four years before becoming involved in 1997.

Nicole Kidman Gets Restraining Order

GRANTED: Nicole Kidman, 37, won her request for restraining orders against two freelance photographers Thursday after saying she had been a virtual prisoner in her Sydney home and feared for her safety because of them. The request followed the discovery of an electronic listening device outside her residence. Jamie Fawcett, 43, and Ben McDonald, 32, were ordered not to approach Kidman at her home or go within 60 ft. of her harbor-side home.