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Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria is an American actress, producer, activist, businesswoman and a director as well best known for playing in CBS’s The Young and the Restless as Isabella Braña. She has also appeared in ABC’s Desperate Housewives and has made other notable appearances in other movies like Over Her Dead Body, Harsh Times, John Wick etc. For her acting in Desperate Housewives, she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award, and has been nominated several times and also won a couple of awards. Apart from acting, she has directed as well as produced many movies and TV shows; and has also started a business of her own. Voted as the Philanthropist of the year by Hollywood Reporter magazine, her works in social contribution and donation is well known to all. So, being involved in many fields and become successful in them, she has a massive popularity all around the world.

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A very beautiful actress, she has got stunning looks along with a decent personality which helps her make many friends and admirers. With her tall height and slim body, she has got very well maintained curves and has been considered to be sexy by her fans. Despite a lack of nude photos, she has however appeared in shorts and bikinis in many male magazines. She was even voted No. 1 in Maxim's Hottest Female Stars of 2005 and 2006, as well as landed in the 14th spot of FHM "Sexiest Women 2008" poll. Her name was in the list of “Most Beautiful People” in 2003 of People en Español magazine, which proves her fame and fan following spread across the world.

Eva Jacqueline Longoria was born on the 15th of March, 1975 in a town named Corpus Christi, which is located in Texas, United States. She was born into a Catholic family, as the youngest of four daughters to father Enrique Longoria, Jr. and Ella Eva, who were both Mexican immigrants. After graduating from her high school, she worked in Wendy’s restaurant before getting into Texas A&M University, Kingsville. She was a student of science, who was also interested in modeling. Before graduating with her Bachelor of Science degree, she has won the Miss Corpus Christi, USA in 1998. That became a major highlight in her career and on its basis she won a chance to work as a model/ actress in Los Angeles. Followed by a series of challenges in her starting phrase, she managed to complete her education and got enrolled at the California State University, Northridge. She graduated with a degree in Chicano Studies in 2013, after three years in the university.

Soon after going to California, she got an agent named Gary Ghiaey who led her to a role in the TV show named "L.A. In A Day.” That followed with her appearances in other shows like General Hospital and Beverly Hills, 90210 before landing in her first major role in CBS’s The Young and the Restless. She played the role of Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives, which became a sensation. She was nominated for that role to Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series, and went on to play in many other successful movies and TV shows.

 


Quick Facts
Birth Date: 15 Mar, 1975
Age: 45 yrs
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Corpus Christi
Gender: Female
Description: American actress
Twitter Id: EvaLongoria
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Last Modified: Jun 26 2020
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