Desperate Housewives News!
Bob Newhart will begin a multi-episode stint on ABC's Desperate Housewives set to air in April. The 75-year-old actor-comedian will play Morty, the estranged boyfriend of Susan Mayer's mom, Sophie, played by guest star Lesley Ann Warren.
"I'm looking forward to being involved with one of the hottest shows on TV," Newhart said in a statement Wednesday.
In the episode, Teri Hatcher (news)'s single mom Susan will attempt to get Sophie and Morty back together to keep her mother from moving in with her and her daughter.