Lifetime sets Devious Maids debut

It started life as a pilot for US network ABC.

But when it was passed over last year, Devious Maids found a new home at cable channel Lifetime.

The show, from Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry, has now been scheduled to make its debut on June 23.

Devious Maids

Devious Maids

Devious Maids follows a group of maids – played by Ana Ortiz, Dania Ramirez, Roselyn Sanchez, Edy Ganem and Judy Reyes – with ambitions and dreams of their own while working for the rich and famous in Beverly Hills.

Inspired by the Mexican telenovela Ellas son la Alegría del Hogar, it is produced by ABC Studios and executive produced by Cherry, Sabrina Wind, Eva Longoria, Paul McGuigan, Larry Shuman, David Lonner, John Mass and Televisa USA’s Paul Presburger and Michael Garcia.

Devious Maids

Devious Maids

Source: Lifetime