Eva Longoria Was The Only Kid in School With a Tortilla

Tomorrow wraps up the end of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, and what better way to close it then with a personal story from one of our October cover girls? Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria spoke to AOL Latino for its Soy Latino Cuando (I’m Latino When) series – which features Latino celebrities sharing stories of when their Latino identity struck them the most.

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In the video, the Mexican American actress recalls getting on the school bus in the morning with a tortilla at hand – unlike other kids. “Everybody else had like a biscuit or toast – or a Pop-Tart,” the 36-year-old actress said. “I was like, ‘where’s everybody’s tortilla?’” Leave it to Longoria to make us laugh with such a tender story.

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In addition to Longoria, other celebrities such as Extra host Mario Lopez and bachatero Prince Royce shared their own stories.

Check out Longoria’s adorable video below:

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