Private Practice Spoilers: First Look on Desperate Housewives Alum Alfre Woodard as Sam's Mother -- Photos

Private Practice Spoilers: First Look on Desperate Housewives Alum Alfre Woodard as Sam's Mother -- Photos

Private Practice season 6 is yet to introduce former Desperate Housewives actress, Alfre Woodard as Sam's mother -- TV Guide reports.

Dee Bennett (Desperate Housewives and True Blood star Alfre Woodard) will come to town in the Tuesday, Oct. 30 episode (10/9c on ABC), in which she seeks out her son Sam's (Taye Diggs) help after her boss Raymond McCray (Shaft's Richard Roundtree) falls ill.

The Sam-centric hour will feature the hot doc embarking on a career in reality television, which will shed some light on issues in his colleagues' personal lives.

Check out photos from the said episode which also features features Lost's alum L. Scott Caldwell as Jillian McCray, Raymond's wife!

'Private Practice' season 6 airs every Tuesday on ABC.