Eva Longoria: biography and latest news!

    Eva Longoria © Agency
    Eva Longoria © Agency

  • Occupation : actress
  • Sign: Fish
  • Date of birth: Saturday, March 15, 1975 (age: 45 years old)
  • Country: United States

Eva Jacqueline Longoria, is an American actress of Mexican origin born on March 15, 1975 in Corpus Christi, Texas. The youngest of four daughters, she grew up on a ranch, which does not prevent her from dreaming of being an actress. At the age of 23, she won the Miss Corpus Christi award, which allowed her to obtain a scholarship and to go to Los Angeles to audition for castings.

She landed her first television role in 2000 as a guest star in an episode of Beverly Hills, 90210, and the same year she was offered the role of Isabella Braña Williams in The Young and the Restless, where she toured from 2001 to 2003 and also tried her hand at modeling. In 2002, she married actor Tyler Christopher, but they separated two years later. From 2004 to 2012, she played the sexy, materialistic and unfaithful heroine of Gabrielle Solis in the hit series Desperate Housewives, a role that revealed her to the general public and propelled her to superstar status. Her funny and glamorous role in Desperate Housewives earned Eva Longoria numerous awards: Female Revelation at the Teen Choice Awards (2005), Favourite Female TV Star at the People’s Choice Awards (2005), Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series. After eight seasons and declining audiences, the final of Desperate Housewives is broadcast on June 21, 2012 on Canal +. At the 2012 Monte-Carlo television festival, the muse L’Oréal (since 2005), which has also lent its name to brands such as Magnum or Heineken, confirms that there will be no film from the successful series.

While Eva Longoria has made a few appearances on the big screen (The Sentinel (2006), Bad Times (2007), Women of Her Dreams (2007), Desperate Teachers (2008), The Ghost of My Ex-fiancée (2008), the Latina bomba remains until now essentially a serial actress: In addition to Desperate Housewives, she has acted in Central Hospital (2000), Beverly Hills 90210 (2000), Dragnet (2003-2004), The Ghosts of Love (2004), George Lopez (2006), and Children’s Hospital (2008).

On the private side, after falling in love at first sight one game night in 2004, the actress married basketball player Tony Parker in Paris in 2007. A sumptuous ceremony was then organized at the Château Vaux-le-Vicomte, near Paris. But the couple announced their divorce on November 17, 2010. In March 2011, the actress meets Eduardo Cruz, the younger brother of Penélope Cruz. In June 2012, the spokesman of Eduardo Cruz announces their separation. Since 2013, Eva Longoria has found love again on the arm of José Antonio Baston. In December 2015, Eva Longoria announces on social networks her engagement with José Antonio Baston. On May 21, 2016, the couple celebrated their wedding in Mexico. In December 2017, Eva Longoria’s representative announces that she is expecting her first child, a little boy in the spring of 2018. On June 19, 2018, the actress gave birth to a little boy named Santiago Enrique.


Tony Parker divorce: who was Loriane, his first love?

Tony Parker a annoncé dans un tweet, publié ce 3 août, qu’il allait divorcer de sa femme Axelle Francine. L’occasion de revenir sur sa première séparation avec son ex-femme Eva Longoria, mais aussi sur sa relation amoureuse avec Loriane, son premier amour avec laquelle il a failli se marier.