Eva Longoria. biography
Eva Jacqueline Longoria was born on March 15, 1975, in Corpus Christi, Texas and ignited her career in the limelight when she was named Miss Corpus Christi in 1998. After winning a L.A. talent show later that year, Eva decided to stay and pursue a career in acting.
Eva began her new professional with appearances in the TV programs Beverly Hills, 90210 (2000) and General Hospital (2000) before landing her fist substantial and reoccurring role as Isabella Brana in the popular soap opera The Young and the Restless (2001-2003) in addition to playing Detective Gloria Duran in the TV series Dragnet (2003-2004).
That same year, Eva got her big break when was cast as Gabrielle Solis in Marc Cherry’s award-wining TV series Desperate Housewives (2004-2012). Her consistent, comedic performance later resulted in a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Television Series in 2006.
Also during this time, the rising actress landed her first starring film role opposite Christian Bales in Harsh Times (2005) followed by working alongside some of Hollywood’s most recognized actors such as Michael Douglas in The Sentinel (2006), Ben Stiller in The Heartbreak Kid (2007), Paul Rudd in Over Her Dead Body (2008) and Christian Slater in Without Men (2011).
After Desperate Housewives came to end in 2012, Eva went on to star in the action comedy The Baytown Outlaws (2012) with Billy Bob Thornton and the action thriller A Dark Truth (2012) opposite Andy Garcia.
Eva’s most recent projects include, the dramedy Crazy Kind of Love (2013), the drama Frontera (2014) with Ed Harris, and the animated series Mother Up! (2013).
Aside from acting, Eva produced the TV programs Ready for Love (2013), Devious Maids (2013) and Mother Up! (2013).
Eva Longoria Boyfriend, Ex-Husband & Dating History Timeline
2002 - 2004
Eva and her Young and the Restless co-star Tyler Christopher were married for two years before parting ways in 2004.
2004 - 2004
Eva briefly dated JC Chasez soon after ending her marriage.
2004 - 2004
Eva also dated Stephen Kay around the same time.
2004 - 2010
After meeting San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker in Paris in 2004 before getting engaged on November 30, 2006. They went on to tie the knot in a civil service on July 6, 2007 and a Catholic wedding ceremony the following day.
Out of nowhere, Eva filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences in Los Angeles on November 17, 2010 and in Bexar County, Texas on November 19 of that same year.
Eva then revealed to her long-time friend Mario Lopez that she had found over a hundred text messages from Tony's former teammate Brent Barry's wife Erin Barry. Around that same time, Brent was filing for a divorce, which ultimately verified the cheating rumors.
Their divorce was finalized on January 28, 2011.
February 2011 - June 2012
Following her divorce, Eva rebounded with Eduardo Cruz and carried on an on-and-off relationship before breaking up for good in 2011.
September 2012 - October 2012
After confirming she was dating Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez in September 2012, the two were met with baby rumors. They broke up a month later.
July 2013 - Present
Dating rumors surrounding Eva and Ready for Love contestant Ernesto Arguello began shortly after he appeared on the show. The two denied the rumors at first, but later admitted they were dating.