Sheridan Testifies In 'Desperate Housewives' Firing Dispute

Law360, Los Angeles (March 1, 2012, 4:33 PM EST) -- Actress Nicollette Sheridan took the stand Thursday in her wrongful firing suit against the creator of “Desperate Housewives,” telling a jury that Marc Cherry begged for her forgiveness after slapping her upside the head during filming of the ABC show.

Sheridan said Cherry came to her trailer minutes after the altercation took place to apologize. Cherry bent down on one knee in front of the door to her trailer, said he was sorry and then wrapped his arms around her, she said.

“I'm on bended knee,...
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