ABC: Nicollette Sheridan leaving `Housewives'
Wed Feb 11, 11:05 pm ET In this July 17, 2008 photo, Nicollette Sheridan, from the show 'Desperate Housewives', is seen during the ABC panel at the Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif.(AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
LOS ANGELES – ABC says Nicollette Sheridan is leaving "Desperate Housewives."
The 45-year-old Sheridan plays vamp Edie Britt on the comedy-drama about domestic life on Wisteria Lane. The network did not say Wednesday when Sheridan's role would end.
Her departure was first made public by TV Guide magazine.
A call to Sheridan's publicist was not immediately returned.
"Desperate Housewives," a top 20 show and one of ABC's most successful series, stars Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Eva Longoria Parker. ABC: Nicollette Sheridan leaving `Housewives'