LATEST: The bosses of hit American TV show Desperate Housewives are laughing at British press reports Cameron Diaz is being lined up for a cameo on the show.

TOUCHSTONE TELEVISION chiefs insist the rumour is nothing but a joke perpetrated by journalists fishing for post-Christmas stories.

A spokeswoman for the show says, "Cameron Diaz has not been booked for the show. There are no plans for her to appear on Desperate Housewives."

31/12/2004 01:14