Date of Birth:
March 15, 1975
Corpus Christi, Texas, United States In a Relationship With:
Divorced From Tony Parker Best Quotes:
“I think it’s important that people who are politically active understand the other side as well.”
“Your body is a vehicle of your emotions and a vehicle of feelings and a vehicle of whatever you need to get done in life. And you've got to take care of that vehicle.”
“I'm a terrific Mexican cook, and I just love Mexican food. And I love cooking Mexican food. That's pretty much my weakness...and barbecue beef...and Texas beef...and brisket. Any red meat I can get my hands on.”
Eva Longoria (born in Corpus Christi, Texas on March 15, 1975) is an American actress. She attended Texas A&M University-Kingsville where she majored in kinesiology. In 1998 she won the title of Miss Corpus Christi USA. She got her big break playing Isabella Brana on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. Eva parlayed her soap success to the primetime soap Desperate Housewives, where she was nominated for a Golden Globe. Eva has also starred in movies such as The Sentinel and Over Her Dead Body. Between 2005 and 2010, Eva was the face of L’Oreal Paris and in 2011 she was ranked #14 on PEOPLE‘s Most Beautiful list. Eva has also written a cookbook called “Eva’s Kitchen: Cooking with Love for Family and Friends,” which hit bookstores in 2011.
Best Known For:
Eva is best known for playing Gabrielle Solis on Desperate Housewives.
On Dec. 13, 2015, Eva announced that she was engaged to longtime boyfriend Jose Antonio Baston. From 2002 to 2004, Eva was married to General Hospital star Tyler Christopher. In 2007, Eva married NBA star Tony Parker. The couple divorced in 2011 after Tony cheated on Eva.