Eva Longoria ( born March 15, 1975. ) is an American movie actress and with her beauty and a talent she reached the top of being a big celebrity. Her sexipile brought her on many covers and magazines.
Many times she was named a hottest woman in the world. She played movie roles in a lot movies but we know her the best from the role of Gabrielle Solis on the “Desperate Housewives”. After that she became a household name.
Eva Longoria was born in Corpus Christi,Texas. Eva and her family lived on a ranch and she grew up there. Eva was the youngest of four sisters. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Texas A&M-Kingsville.
After she entered a talent contest that took her to Los Angeles, she was spotted and signed by an agent. Her first TV appariance was in 2000, playing a flight attendant on an episode of Beverly Hills. Next year she was chosen to play Isabella in the “The Young and the Restless” a daytime drama. In 2003 she was cast as Detective Gloria Duran on “LA Dragnet”.
Now better known in the industry, she landed roles in several TV movies, and when her series came to an end in 2004, Longoria starred in the low budget straight-to-video movie “Carlita’s Secret”. But when she was cast as in the regular role of Gabrielle Solis on the ABC mega-hit Desperate Housewives, hew career turned upside down in a positive way. During her time off from the show, she had the opportunity to appear in many movies.
These are movies that she made after “Desperate Housewives” : A Dark Truth(2013), The Baytown Outlaws(2012), For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada (2012), Crazy Kind of Love(2012), Arthur Christmas (2011), Without Men (2011), Lower Learning(2008), Over Her Dead Body(2008), The Heartbreak Kid(2007), The Sentinel(2006) and Harsh Times(2005).
She won an ALMA Award for “Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama” for her performance in “The Young and the Restless”. And for “Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series” she won two Screen Actors Guild.
As being the sexiest woman in the world many wanted to date and marry her. First man that married her was actor Tyler Christopher but they divorced at the end. In 2007 Longoria was married to basketball star Tony Parker in but filed for divorce three years later. She is active in many charities, including being the national spokesperson for Padres Contra El Cancer. That is a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for Latino children with cancer and their families. She is also the international face of L’Oréal Paris.