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Nicollette Sheridan

Nicollette Sheridan

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Colette Sheridan

Birth Date :

November 21, 1963

Birth Place :

Worthing, Sussex, England, UK

Spouse :

Harry Hamlin (actor, 7-Sep-91 - 1993)

Claim to fame :

As Edie Britt on ABC's "Desperate Housewives" (2004)

Biography


Born to actress Sally Sheridan, Nicollette Sheridan is familiar to act. She got her acting debut in the 1984 small screen series "Paper Dolls" where she starred as Taryn Blake. Two years later, she landed on the primetime long-running drama "Knots Landing" (1986-1993) where she starred as Paige Matheson. The role that she played in "Knots Landing" has made her received Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Lead Actress: Prime Time in 1990 and the Outstanding Heroine: Prime Time category in 1991.

Her love life was like a fairy tale for young Nicollette as she ever had a six-years romance with actor Leif Garret when she was only 15. And in 1991, the soap opera diva tied the knot with actor Harry Hamlin. Unfortunately, the marriage only lasted for three years. She afterwards found a new love in a Swedish actor named Niklas Soderblom to whom she happily engaged by winter 2004. Sadly, this relationship came to its end by October 2005 as the couple decided to split after being together for a year and a half.

Latest News


Nicollette Sheridan Is Back Fighting 'Desperate Housewives' in Court

January 30, 2014 15:43:55 GMT

is not over on fighting against the unfair termination she allegedly received on "". The 50-year-old actress, who played Edie Britt on the ABC series between 2004 and 2009, filed new court papers through her lawyers last week after Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Stern overturned his decision.
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Nicollette Sheridan's Appeal Against 'Desperate Housewives' Denied

November 18, 2012 15:31:05 GMT

After more than two years of fighting "" in court, faces yet another dead end. The actress has been denied an appeal against ABC and Touchstone Television over her termination from the ABC show.
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Nicollette Sheridan's Lawyer Insists 'Desperate Housewives' Retrial Is Not Called Off

June 04, 2012 02:31:03 GMT

is going to move forward with her lawsuit against "" producer Touchstone Television despite the latest ruling that bumped the planned September 10 retrial indefinitely. After the California Court of Appeals ruled on Friday, June 1 that the key claim in the case likely should have been resolved in favor of Touchstone, the actress' lawyer is adamant that it doesn't mean the retrial is called off.
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'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Nicollette Sheridan Will Retry Case After Judge Declares Mistrial

March 20, 2012 01:36:16 GMT

Judge Elizabeth Allen White declared a mistrial in 's wrongful termination lawsuit against ABC on Monday, March 19. The Superior Court Judge dismissed the jury after it deadlocked 8-4 in favor of claim by the former "" actress following three days of deliberations, leaving the case without a verdict.
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'Desperate Housewives' Jury Still Hasn't Reached Verdict, Lawyers Say There's No Settlement

March 17, 2012 02:16:08 GMT

The jury in 's wrongful termination lawsuit against ABC is "hopelessly deadlocked." On Friday, March 16, the jurors still haven't reached a verdict after two days of deliberations with the foreman of the jury hinting they are split 8-4.
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'Desperate Housewives' Jury Deadlocked in Nicollette Sheridan's Wrongful Termination Suit

March 16, 2012 01:28:26 GMT

and ABC have to wait at least one more day to hear the verdict in the former "" star's wrongful termination lawsuit. After the case went to jury on Wednesday, March 14, the jury announced on Thursday that it has not reached a verdict.
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'Desperate Housewives' Trial: ABC Accused of Covering Up Real Reason Behind Sheridan's Firing

March 13, 2012 06:38:50 GMT

A mystery witness was revealed in "" trial on Monday, March 12. 's attorney said that Michael Reinhart, a construction coordinator on the show, told him he received an email which suggests that ABC, Disney and series creator Marc Cherry conspired to cover up the real reason why the actress was fired from the show in 2009.
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'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Nicollette Sheridan's Firing Discussed Months Before Marc Cherry Feud

March 07, 2012 04:46:08 GMT

Mark Pedowitz took the stand in "" trial on Tuesday, March 6, confirming that he gave Marc Cherry a permission to kill off 's character. The then-ABC Studios president, who is currently a CW president, claimed that the discussion to write out Edie Britt had taken place four months before the feud involving Sheridan and Cherry.
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'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Nicollette Sheridan Reenacts Marc Cherry Hitting Her in the Head

March 02, 2012 01:50:10 GMT

has testified in "" trial on Thursday, March 1 as it was scheduled. After her attorney played a montage of Edie Britt's scenes on the show, the former star of the ABC drama series took the witness stand to detail how she was hit in the head by creator Marc Cherry.
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Attorney: Nicollette Sheridan's Shaken Up During 'Desperate Housewives' Trial

March 01, 2012 06:12:40 GMT

burst into tears in a court as her trial for battery and wrongful termination case against ABC and "" creator Marc Cherry continued on Wednesday, February 29. The 48-year-old actress began crying while her lawyer Mark Baute delivered his opening statement.
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Kate Gosselin: My Kids Beg on Daily Basis for Me to Remarry

August 09, 2011 03:31:14 GMT

is being urged to remarry less than two years after she divorced husband of ten years, . When stopping by "Today" on Monday morning, August 8, the "" star opened up that her 10-year-old twins and 7-year-old septuplets want a step-father.
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Nicollette Sheridan on Returning to 'Desperate Housewives': Edie Britt Is Dead

August 09, 2011 02:44:13 GMT

seemingly refuses to put aside her rumored feud with Marc Cherry for the sake of the final season of "". Despite the show's creator's plan to pay homage to every character in the last episode, the actress insisted it is impossible for her character Edie Britt to be back on it.
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Nicollette Sheridan Amends Suit Against 'Desperate Housewives' Creator

January 13, 2011 09:18:49 GMT

has altered her lawsuit against "" creator Marc Cherry again, dropping more allegations aimed at her former boss. The actress sued Cherry in April 2010 over claims he slapped her in the face when she expressed an opinion about his script, and fired her after she complained to producers.
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Nicollette Sheridan's $20 Million Lawsuit Against 'Desperate' Creator Is No More

December 18, 2010 06:30:16 GMT

The dust has settled, dropped the lawsuit against "" creator Marc Cherry. The show's former actress sued Cherry back in April for hitting her in the head and creating a hostile work environment. Sheridan contacted ABC but the network was reportedly on Cherry's side and decided to terminate her contract.
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Michael Bolton Supports Nicollette Sheridan Over 'Desperate Housewives' Lawsuit

May 07, 2010 09:20:12 GMT

has pledged his support for ex-fiancee as she fights a multi-million dollar lawsuit against "" creator Marc Cherry. The actress filed suit against Cherry last month alleging he slapped her during an on-set argument about a scene. Sheridan also claims he fired her when she complained about his behavior.
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Jennifer Aniston Confirms Feature Film Directorial Debut

April 19, 2010 08:51:59 GMT

has announced plans to make her feature film directorial debut. The former "Friends" star is hoping for a career "rebirth" in Hollywood, inspired by 's directorial efforts - and she is already working on a top secret movie.
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Malik Yoba Brings Back 'New York Undercover'

April 19, 2010 07:57:02 GMT

Actor Malik Yoba has set out to reprise his detective role in U.S. crime series "New York Undercover" in a modern remake of the 1990s show. The "" star's career kicked off with his co-starring role as Detective J.C. Williams on the hit police drama, which ran from 1994 to 1998.
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ABC Reportedly Offering Nicollette Sheridan 'Peace Package'

April 19, 2010 03:19:48 GMT

U.S. TV executives are reportedly preparing to offer a "peace package" to convince her to drop a multi-million dollar lawsuit against "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry.
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Teri Hatcher and Co. Defend 'Desperate' Creator Against Nicollette Sheridan

April 14, 2010 06:19:52 GMT

Four women of "" are standing behind creator Marc Chery who is the subject of 's lawsuit. On Tuesday, April 13, , , and released a statement that gives contradiction to what Nicollette said.
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Lenny Kravitz Hired to Redesign Bar Lounge in Miami Hotel

April 08, 2010 06:04:51 GMT

is expanding his design portfolio - the rocker has reportedly been hired to revitalize a hotel lounge in Miami, Florida. The "Are You Gonna Go My Way" hitmaker opened his own design firm in 2003, and has worked on projects at Miami's Setai and Delano hotels.
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Work on 'Planet of the Apes' Prequel to Start in July

April 08, 2010 04:23:26 GMT

The "Planet of the Apes" franchise is swinging back into cinemas - "" 's director Rupert Wyatt is overseeing a prequel to the sci-fi series. The original 1968 film was a huge hit, starring Charlton Heston as an astronaut who crash lands on a planet where primates rule and humans are slaves.
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Eva Longoria Bewildered With Nicollette Sheridan's Lawsuit

April 08, 2010 03:07:41 GMT

is desperately trying to find out more about the incident that sparked former "" ' castmate 's $20 million lawsuit against the show's creator - but no one's talking on set. The actress admits she knows very little about Sheridan's claims Marc Cherry slapped her during a heated exchange over a scene.
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Rep Defends Nicollette Sheridan's Laswsuit Against 'Desperate Housewives' Creator

April 07, 2010 04:24:22 GMT

A representative for former "" star has defended the actress' decision to sue the show's creator amid allegations of assault and wrongful termination, insisting she felt "compelled" to stand up for her rights. The actress, who played Edie Britt on the hit show, claims Marc Cherry slapped her during an argument about a script he had written and then fired her when she complained to producers.
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ABC Responds to Nicollette Sheridan's Lawsuit

April 06, 2010 08:32:19 GMT

ABC has spoken about the lawsuit filed by against the network and "" creator Marc Cherry. In its statement to ET, the Alphabet said they have not seen the actual complaint but have recalled similar claims made by the actress last year.
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Nicollette Sheridan Seeks $20 Million for Being Hit in the Head by Marc Cherry

April 06, 2010 02:40:19 GMT

has let the cat out of the bag and asks for $20 million in compensation to her being attacked on the set of "". The actress whose character Edie Britt was killed off last year is suing the show's creator Marc Cherry for hitting her in the head and creating a hostile work environment.
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Nicollette Sheridan Injured From Horse Riding Accident

January 08, 2010 08:46:07 GMT

Actress was treated in hospital over the holidays after falling from a horse near her California home. The former "" star wasn't wearing a helmet when her horse "bucked" and threw her to the ground, sources tell the National Enquirer.
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