Lynette Scavo

Lynette Scavo (née Lindquist) is a fictional character and one of the four main protagonists on the series Desperate Housewives. The character is played by actress Felicity Huffman, who won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the role in 2005, and was nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for 2005 to 2007.

While show creator Marc Cherry based Bree Van de Kamp's family on his teenage years, he based Lynette's on his childhood life. Other actresses who claim to have auditioned for the show include Alex Kingston, who was apparently turned down for being too curvy.

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Desperate Housewives (season 5) - Cast
... Felicity Huffman portrayed Lynette Scavo, who deals with her now teenage sons ... Doug Savant portrayed Tom Scavo, Lynette's husband who is facing a mid-life crisis ... The roles of the Scavo children were recast in order to reflect their new ages following the time jump ...
Satellite Award For Best Actress – Television Series Musical Or Comedy - Winners and Nominees - 2000s
... Hatcher Desperate Housewives Susan Mayer Felicity Huffman Desperate Housewives Lynette Scavo Lauren Graham Gilmore Girls Lorelai Gilmore Maya Rudolph Saturday Night Live Various ...
Desperate Housewives - Cast and Characters - Main Cast
... and in search of love Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, a former businesswoman turned stressed out stay-at-home mother of four Marcia Cross as Bree Van de Kamp ... to regulars for the second year, including Doug Savant as Tom Scavo, Lynette's husband who for the second season quit his job determined to become a stay-at-home dad ... a recurring guest star during season three, Rachel Fox was added to the main cast playing Kayla Scavo, Tom's daughter from a previous "one night stand" ...
Lynette Scavo - History - Season 8
... Not only is Lynette suffering strain from the murder but she is also having a tough time with her separation from Tom ... They then clash over Tom letting the children have whatever they want, making Lynette the bad person who always says "No" ... Lynette talks to Tom about booking couples therapy to try to heal their relationship ...