Is Eva Longoria the New Joan Collins?

By Jarett Wieselman for The Insider

Eva Longoria cozied up to Joan Collins at The 52nd Monte Carlo TV Festival and it got me thinking that the former Desperate Housewives star will most likely end up following in the former Dynasty star's footsteps.

While both are passable actors, something tells me Eva will have as much difficulty escaping Gabrielle Solis and Joan did shaking off Alexis Carrington. Let's be real, the79-year-old only continues to get work because she is Joan "mother f*cking" Collins. She is an icon. A legend. And an excellent template for Eva to model her career on.

Read more about Eva Longoria's road to icon status at The Insider.