Eva Longoria Biography

Eva Jacqueline Longoria is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman. Longoria's career began in 1998, when she won the title of Miss Corpus Christi, and later began entering talent contests that led her to Los Angeles; shortly after, she was spotted and signed by a theatrical agent. Eva began to raise her profile after having roles as Isabella Braña on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless from 2001 to 2003. In 2004 she signed as Gabrielle Solis on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives. For her work on Desperate Housewives she received a Golden Globe Award nomination. She has also starred in films such as Harsh Times, The Sentinel, and Over Her Dead Body.

Besides acting Longoria has ventured into business and has released various books. Longoria is also known for her charity work and was named as the Philanthropist of the year by The Hollywood Reporter. Longoria has been married twice; she married actor Tyler Christopher in 2002 and the pair were divorced by 2004 and she married French basketballer Tony Parker in 2007 however the pair divorced in 2011. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Eva Longoria
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Model, Actor, Film Producer, Voice Actor, Television producer, Businessperson, Dancer, Philanthropist, Film director
Ethnicity:
Mexican American, Hispanic and Latino Americans
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
March 15, 1975 (44)
Astrological Sign:
Pisces
Marriages
  • 2007-07-07
    Actress and model Eva Longoria (37) weds NBA player Tony Parker (30) at The Church of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois in Paris, France
Divorces
  • 2011-01-28
    "Desperate Housewives" actress Eva Longoria (37) divorces NBA player Tony Parker (30) due to irreconcilable differences after 3 years of a storybook wedding
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Eva Longoria. (2019). The HistoryHop.com website. Retrieved 3:02am UTC, May 26, 2019, from historyhop.com/famous-people/eva-longoria/bio.

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Eva Longoria. [Internet]. 2019. The HistoryHop.com website. Available from: historyhop.com/famous-people/eva-longoria/bio [Accessed 26 May 2019].

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"Eva Longoria." Bio. The HistoryHop.com website, 2019. Web. 26 May 2019.

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