Eva Longoria is one of the popular actresses, producers, directors, activists, and businesswomen from the United States. She is best known for her role as Isabella Brana on the CBS daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.
She is also famous for portraying the role of Gabrielle Solis on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives. Recently, she appeared in the movie, Low Rider portraying the character of Gloria.
Eva was born to Ella Eva Mireles and Enrique Longoria Jr., on 15 March 1975, in Corpus Christi, Texas, the United States of America. She was brought up in Roman Catholic along with her three sisters. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Mexican-American.
Eva joined Texas A&M University-Kingsville where she majored in kinesiology. While she was a student at University-Kingsville, she participated in Miss Corpus Christi USA 1998 and won the title. Later she enrolled at Chicano Studies at California State University, Northridge in May 2003. She was interested in acting from her early life.
In 2012, Eva appeared in an epic historical war drama film Cristiada, which was directed by Dean Wright. The co-stars of this movie are Andy Garcia, Eduardo Verastegui, Ruben Blades, and Peter O'Toole. The total budget for this movie was $12 million and grossed $9,622,846 at the box office.
In 2018, she appeared in an American romantic comedy film Overboard, which was directed by Rob Greenberg. The other cast members of this movie are Eugenio Derbez, Anna Faris, and John Hannah. The movie grossed $42.1 million at the box office against the budget of $12 million.
Currently, she is shooting for an upcoming American drama comedy film Dog Days, which was directed by Ken Marino. Nina Dobrev, Vanessa Hudgens, Michael Cassidy, and Thomas Lennon star in this movie. The movie is scheduled to be released on August 10, 2018.
Eva has been married to her handsome and longtime dated boyfriend, Jose Antonio Baston, a businessman on May 21, 2016. The couple is currently waiting for a child as Eva is currently pregnant with her first baby.
The actress was previously married to Tony Parker from 2007 to 2011. Besides, she has also been married to actor Tyler Christopher for about 2 years from 2002 to 2004. She also had an affair with some popular celebrities like Ernesto Arguello, Eduardo Cruz, Hayden Christensen, and J.C. Chasez in her past days.
The beautiful and talented actress, Eva Longoria earns a chunk of money from her professional career. She has been featured in numerous hit movies and television series from which she must have collected a decent amount of money.
She earned her salary of $400,000, the amount per episodes for her role in the television series Desperate Housewives. As per the report of 2018, her net worth is calculated to be around $35 million.