Best of 2007

12 TV Shockers That Had Jaws Dropping

The Sopranos went out with a bada-wha?, a Desperate Housewife got hung up and the other scenes that had you glued to the tube. By Julia Wang


The Shocker: Santos is shot dead
The ABC telenovela didn't disappoint with the melodrama in its season finale, but the biggest mindfreak came in the next season's opener: After Santos is shot – and seemingly killed – in a hold-up, fiancée Hilde is seen back in his arms as he recovers, listening to his planned vows. But just as amazing and happy as it was to see him on the mend, it was just as gripping (and sad) to see Hilde wake from her dream – alone.