desperate housewives marc cherry 'Desperate Housewives' scared to cross Marc Cherry, says sourceAfter the main women of “Desperate Housewivesmade it clear that they’re sticking behind their boss Marc Cherry amid Nicollette Sheridan’s allegations that he attacked her and created a hostile environment on set, an inside source says they’re not telling the whole story.

Eva Longoria Parker, Felicity Huffman, Teri Hatcher and Marcia Cross are staying out of the rumor mill on this one and letting it play out for the most part,” an insider tells FOX411.com. “They will not bite the hand that feeds them, and Marc is the man with all the power on set. He has absolute power with the story and the ladies will stand behind him.”

]]>Longoria Parker’s and other reported statements that the incident in which Sheridan claims Cherry hit her occurred about two years ago and involved a scene that none of the other actresses were in. So, their joint statement would be correct when it states that they had “no first-hand knowledge of what Nicollette may or may not have experienced.” The insider goes on to paint Cherry as a powerful, yet insecure man, with a huge ego. Do you believe the “Desperate Housewives” aren’t telling the whole truth? Follow Zap2it’s Dish Rag on Twitter, @TheRealJethro on Twitter, and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest celebrity news and buzz. More Nicollette Sheridan dish: ‘Desperate Housewives’ divas declare: Marc Cherry hasn’t hit us; set is heaven
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