Susan Lucci’s ‘Devious Maids’ Premiere Date Set

    on Thursday, April 11, 2013 @ 8:11 PM
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    Investigation Discovery
    Investigation Discovery

    Ever since word broke that “” creator, , was working on “,” a series that stars “’s” (ex-Erica Kane), fans have been chomping at the bit for more information and an airdate. Well wait no longer: The full cast, synopsis and premiere date for the Lifetime series has officially been released!

    Premiering Sunday, June 23, on Lifetime, the drama series follows (“”), (“”),  (“”),  (“Livin’ Loud”) and (“”) as five ambitious maids who, while working for the rich and famous in Beverly Hills (including Lucci as Genevieve Delatour), dream of wealthy lives of their own. This makes for one heck of an upstairs-downstairs scenario, which is complicated by murder and mayhem — just like on “Desperate Housewives,” and just like on daytime soaps!

    “Class warfare has never been as fun and dirty as it is in the Tony enclave, where the staff is as clever, witty, outrageous and downright devilish as their employers,” states an official press release. “Whoever holds the dirt holds the power, and before the season is over, illicit affairs will be revealed and deep dark secrets exposed as we learn the sordid details behind a shocking murder of a beloved housemaid.”

    ABC
    ABC

    The series, which is inspired by the hit telenovela, “Ellas son la Alegría del Hogar,” is produced by Cherry, along with “Housewives’” star (ex-Isabella Williams, “”), (“Housewives”), (“”), (“”), , and Televisa USA’s and .

    It also stars Matt Cedeno (ex-Brandon Walker, “”), (ex-Lisa Niles, “”), (“American Horror Story”), (“”), (“”), (“”), (“”), (“”), and (“”).