"Desperate Housewives" Gets A Two Hour Finale

Posted Tuesday March 13, 2012 5:09 PM GMT

Fans of ABC's hit show "Desperate Housewives" will be getting an extra dose of drama for the finale.

ABC announced Monday afternoon (March 12) that the ladies of Wisteria Lane will officially be ending their long television run on May 13 with a two-hour season finale.

The news of the lengthened closing episode comes just six months after the cast and crew announced the sexy fun loving show would finally come to an end.

The hit comedy/drama originally hit the air in 2004 and is currently finishing out its eighth season.