Evelyn Powell is one of the main characters on Devious Maids. Wife of the mysterious Adrian, Evelyn lives a complicated life. After losing her son at a young age, her marriage starts to deteriorate, ultimately leading to her husband having an affair with the maid, Flora. To make matters worse, the maid is murdered and secrets about the Powell's lives start to come out. Once realizing she deserves better, Evelyn files for divorce, but quickly backs out when she decides that the love she has is different than any normal type. It's love brought on by hatred, proving to be their greatest asset.