McDonough To Join 'Desperate Housewives'

By T'Bonz
July 5, 2008 - 7:52 PM

Neal McDonough, the former Lieutenant Hawk from Star Trek: First Contact, will become a regular on Desperate Housewives next season.

As reported by, McDonough will have a regular role as a white-collar resident of Wisteria Lane who will become a love interest of Edie Britt (Nicolette Sheridan).

McDonough is best-known to Star Trek fans for his role as the unfortunate Lieutenant Hawk. Hawk was assimilated by the Borg while trying to assist Picard and Worf in preventing the Borg from completing a beacon on the ship's main deflector dish. He was shot by Worf and ended up spinning off into space and presumed dead.

Since First Contact, McDonough has appeared on various series and movies such as: Band of Brothers (First Lieutenant Lynn 'Buck' Compton,) The X-Files, Minority Report and Boomtown (David McNorris).

To read the article, head to the link located here.

Discuss this news item at Trek BBS!
XML Add TrekToday RSS feed to your news reader or My Yahoo!
Also a CSI: Crime Scene Investigation fan? Then visit!

Find more episode info in the Episode Guide.