Nicollette Sheridan is hit by a lawsuit brought by her former manager, Rob Lee, who accused her of breaking an agreement to pay a percentage of her income.
In his lawsuit filed Thursday June 8th, 2006, Lee claimed Sheridan hired him when her career "consisted primarily of occasional appearances on television." Further it is said that Lee persuaded Sheridan to audition for Desperate Housewives, and stopped her from abandoning a second audition.
What a fortunate that the show gains success which as a result rocketing Sheridan's entertainment career. Sheridan initially paid Lee 10 percent of her gross income, but stopped paying after she fired him in November 2004, according to the complaint. The suit seeks more than $500,000 in damages.