Vanessa Williams

Some more casting news courtesy of Deadline...

Vanessa Williams will co-star in the new supernatural drama pilot for ABC titled 666 Park Avenue, which is based on the Alloy book series by Gabriella Pierce. The project revolves around a "young couple (Rachael Taylor, Dave Annable) who accept an offer to manage one of the most historic apartment buildings in New York City." Hence the title, the tennants in the building begin to experience dangerous and mysteriously supernatural occurrences.

Williams will play the cold and sophisticated wife of the building owner, played by Terry O'Quinn.

Williams, who is the first in the cast of Desperate Housewives to book another pilot, is completing the final season of that ABC series, in which she plays a divorcee named Renee Perry.