premiere, one of the sexiest, most iconic guilty pleasures in TV history.
VH1 reminisced with America’s dream husband Mike Delfino (James Denton) and lovable loon Katherine Mayfair (Dana Delany) about the series and what made it so juicy, on and off set.
The actress tells VH1 another scenario she had dreamed up for Katherine’s happily ever after: “I really thought that Bree and Katherine should be together. I felt like they were two sides of the same coin and there was a lot of shipping going on about those two and I think it would of worked. James Denton actually made Teri Hatcher blush after the iconic bush scene.
I think it would of been one of those relationships with women in their older years going ’Oh it was you all along! When we saw the naked, accident-prone Susan (Hatcher) fall into the bushes only to be caught by her love interest Mike (Denton), we were immediately hooked.
The combination of these attributes with his scientific passion gave him the qualities of a great scientific leader.
Born in Yorkshire in 1923, Denton was educated at Doncaster Grammar School and St John's College, Cambridge, where he read Physics. Hill in the Biophysics Research Unit at University College London in 1946.
Denton tells us the episode three scene holds a special place in his heart as well: “Believe it or not, that’s not why it was my favorite episode.
He had just finished a shift at Southsea Police Station, near Portsmouth, Hants, when the collision happened at 3am on July 13.
Eric James Denton, marine biologist: born Bentley, Yorkshire 30 September 1923; staff, Biophysics Research Unit, University College London 1946-48, Fellow 1965; Lecturer in Physiology, Aberdeen University 1948-56; physiologist, Marine Biological Association Laboratory, Plymouth 1956-74, Director 1974-87, Research Fellow 1987-2005; FRS 1964; Royal Society Research Professor, Bristol University 1964-74, Honorary Professor 1975; member, Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution 1973-76; CBE 1974; Kt 1987; married 1946 Nancy Wright (two sons, one daughter); died St Just, Cornwall 2 January 2007.
Eric Denton was one of the most brilliant experimental marine biologists of the past century.
) and Denton reveal who was the biggest ladies’ man on set (was it Jesse Metcalfe or Josh Henderson?
) and scenes they shot that were too naughty to air.