Lifetime To Offer ‘Devious Maids’ Preview In English And Spanish

Ahead of the premiere of Marc Cherry’s Devious Maids, Lifetime will be making the pilot available in both English and Spanish across multiple platforms. Beginning June 9th, viewers will be able to watch the episode through and the Lifetime video watch app, as well as through A+E Networks’ distribution partners’ VOD services, sites and apps. Lifetime is the first network to make an episode available in both English and Spanish prior to its premiere, and it plans to continue to make future episodes available in both languages on the same platforms the day after they premiere.

“We are thrilled to work with our distribution partners on making Devious Maids available in both English and Spanish to maximize the show’s crossover appeal among the broadest range of their customers,” Rob Sharenow, Executive Vice President, General Manager, of Lifetime said in a statement.

Inspired by the telenovela, Ellas son la Alegria del Hogar, Devious Maids follows a group of maids who are also close friends as they deal with their complicated lives and the “upstairs-downstairs” situations that arise in their jobs. The series stars Ana Ortiz (Ugly Betty), Dania Ramirez (Entourage), Roselyn Sanchez (Without a Trace), Edy Ganem (Livin’ Loud) and Judy Reyes (Scrubs).

Devious Maids premieres Sunday, June 23rd at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime.