"Devious Maids Season 2 will be about "Who killed Philippe" and how this affects the rest of the characters."
On November 19, 2013, TVLine reported Lifetime is casting 4 new series regulars. Nicholas is described as “a handsome, charming Latino” businessman/philanthropist in his 40s and a man whose first wife “died under mysterious circumstances.” Opal, a Caucasian, 40something maid, who has been in Nicholas' employ since his previous marriage—a secretive, conniving woman. Ethan, Opal's naughty, dark-haired son who just turned 18 and works and Nicholas' poolboy. Lastly, Tony, a dark, swarthy, European hunk in his mid-30s with a Special Forces past and the athletic physique that goes with it. The macho man will find work as a bodyguard/chauffeur.