Nicholas Deering is one of the main characters of Devious Maids and the anti-heroic deuteragonist of Marisol Suarez's storyline in Season 2, and is her husband.

Nicholas has a mysterious dark secret-he is the one who killed Adrian and Evelyn Powell's son, Barrett but it was an accident.

If Nicholas returned on season 4, he would have been released from prison or got probation or never got charged because of statue of limitations. Nicholas works really hard fighting to get a second change and tried to reconcile with Marisol.