Bree Williamson's performance as Jessica and Tess were a page right out of Slezak's book and long-time viewers felt Viki's pain as she recognized her own illness in the eyes of her daughter.
Prior to starting the role of the prim and proper Bree Van De Kamp Hodge on ABC's Desperate Housewives, Marcia Cross played a wide variety of roles in several daytime and primetime dramas.
As Orson Hodge, MacLachlan plays the orthodontist husband of persnickety Bree, and he just happened to have been the culprit behind the wheel of the hit and run that struck Mike Delfino.
In his short time back in Mystic Falls, Damon killed Vicki Donovan (turning her into a vampire that Stefan had to stake later), Coach Tanner, Bree, Lexi and many other unnamed victims.
Desperate co-star Eva Longoria said at the time of the announcement that the pregnancy would be written into the storyline for Cross' character Bree Van De Kamp Hodge.
Matthew shows up with a gun and is prepared to kill Bree to get to Danielle and a S.W.A.T. team kills him before he can pull the trigger.
Desperate Housewives Bree made waves at the water cooler when she joined other Melrose Place actors as Dr. Kimberly Shaw.
Bree Olson - Former "Goddess" of Charlie Sheen's, Olson was arrested for drunk driving after leaving the troubled actor.
Wayne Davis (Gary Cole) menaces Katherine and later kidnaps Katherine and Bree after he learns the truth about Dylan.
Meanwhile in England Dr Bree had in 1858 begun the publication of The Birds of Europe not observed in the British Isles (4 vols.