Eva Longoria Parker
Born March 15, 1975
Eva Longoria made her mark on television playing Gabriela Solis on ABC’s Desperate Housewives, but got her first big break on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. The Mexican-American author of Eva's Kitchen: Cooking with Love for Family and Friends, has been the face of L'Oréal Paris, Hanes, New York & Co., and Bebe Sport, in addition to promoting her own fragrance, Eva by Eva Longoria. With all her entrepreneurial ventures, she made it to number four on Forbes Prime Time's 10 Top-Earning Women of 2010. Despite a public divorce from NBA player Tony Parker in November 2010, Longoria rose above the rumors, continuing to act and be actively involced in Latino issues and charity work with PADRES Contra El Cancer, the National Council of La Raza and her own foundation, Eva’s Heroes.
Breaking big news using social media is becoming the norm for our celebs. Check out these recent big stories that have broken via Facebook, Twitter and even personal blogs:
Yesterday was the last episode of Lopez Tonight and the host took full advantage, slinging F-bombs and and throwing back some tequila with his buddy Eva Longoria. Earlier this week, TBS announced that it was pulling the plug on George Lopez’s late night talk show after two seasons and he had no problem letting the public in on his dissapointment.
—Eva Longoria and Antonio Banderas were glammed up as hosts for this year’s Starlite Gala in Marbella, Spain. The gala’s funds went towards Longoria’s and Banderas’ respective foundations: The Eva Longoria Fund and Lágrimas y Favores. Longoria said she was very proud of her foundation’s work which she created for her sister, Liza, who lives with a disability.
It looks like the ladies of Wisteria Lane may have reached the end of their road. We're sad to say that it looks as though ABC will announce this weekend at the Television Critics Association's press tour that the 8th season (currently in production) will be the last for long-running Desperate Housewives. Castmembers are being told about the end of the series, and Deadline.com is reporting that Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross, and Eva Longoria are surprised and...
Everyone has a favorite food. Maybe its something only abuelita can make, or maybe it’s a traditional dish from your home country, but inevitably, just the thought of that treasured dish gets you drooling.
Well, celebs are just the same! Check out our list of some of our favorite Latino celebrities and the foods that make their mouths water:
—Christina Aguilera is putting her troubled past with Eminem behind her and is working on a new collaboration track with the rapper. The half-Ecuadrean singer is pulling out all the stops on her fifth studio album after the disappointing response to Bionic.
The Wrap.com broke the news today that Jennifer Lopez will be returning as a judge on season 11 of FOX's hit show, American Idol. The website reports that the savvy businesswoman has secured a $20+ million dollar deal with Idol producers to return. That got us thinking about other Latin celebs who have raked in the big bucks over the years. Here are six Latino celebs who are worth a million bucks...literally!
—Penelope Cruz and husband Javier Bardem brought their six month-old son Leo on his first family vacation to Italy. This month, the couple is also celebrating their first year anniversary.
—Cameron Diaz helped her beau Alex Rodriguez celebrate his 36th birthday this week in Miami. Friends...
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