Eva Longoria is an American actress and businesswoman who became famous through various television shows she was a part of, but mostly because of her role in Desperate Housewives. The award-winning actress has also participated in numerous commercials, among others. Although her life as a whole seems very interesting, an even more interesting part is her love story.
Eva Longoria Biography and Age
Eva Longoria was born on March 15, 1975, in Corpus Christi, Texas, the youngest of a family of 4 children, of Mexican-American origin, she grew up in Texas.
With respect to her education, she started at Marvin P. Baker Middle School before moving to Roy Miller High School. She then went to Texas A&M University-Kingsville where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. While still a member of the Desperate Wives, Eva continued her studies at California State University in Northridge, where she obtained a Master’s degree in Chicano Studies.
At first, that wasn’t what she was looking for in acting, because she wanted to become a model. That was until 2001 when she had the opportunity to play in a television series, The Young and the Restless, which ran from 2001 to 2003. This not only gave her the necessary visibility as an actress but also gave her the opportunity to appear on a number of television commercials.
In 2004, she was called to join the Desperate Housewives, which made her even more popular. She was part of it until 2012. Shortly thereafter, her career flourished with numerous television shows in her name, including Children’s Hospital, Welcome to the Family The Simpsons, Mother Up! and Empire.
She has also starred in a number of films such as Hustler’s Instinct, Crazy Kind of Love, Frontera and most recently, Overboard and Dog Days in 2018. While acting, Eva has also directed and produced a number of films.
During her years as an actress, Longoria has received a number of awards and even more nominations in her name. She returned home with the ALMA Awards Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama for her role in The Young and the Restless, and Screen Actors Guild, People’s Choice Awards, and much more for Desperate Housewives.
Who is Eva Longoria’s husband?
The star of Desperate Housewives has been in many relationships over the years. The first person who is publicly known to have dated the woman is the American actor Tyler Christopher. The two were married in 2002 but separated in 2004.
After her divorce, Longoria went out with Hayden Christensen, then with JC Chasez the same year. The next relationship she started was with basketball player Tony Parker, with whom she decided to walk down the aisle in 2007. Like her first marriage, this one ended in 2011.
The same year, after the failure of her marriage, Eva Longoria embarked on a new cycle of encounters with the singer, Eduardo Cruz. It didn’t survive more than a year before she started a new relationship with American football quarterback Mark Sanchez in 2012. She had another affair with Ernesto Arguello in 2013, but it didn’t get anywhere either, because it ended less than a year later.
Finally, the beautiful woman decided to settle for José Antonio Bastón. They started dating in 2013 and got engaged almost three years later. Today, Jose Antonio Baston is Eva Longoria’s husband. They got married in 2016 at an event in Mexico that had their families and friends.
Eva Longoria Net Worth
Like other Desperate Housewives castes, Eva Longoria received between $325,000 and $400,000 per episode. As a result of this and other things she has been involved in, such as her other acting exploits, her clothing line, and other businesses, Eva Longoria has an estimated net worth of $35 million. She also has sponsorship agreements, including one with NuVo sparkling alcohol.
Although she seems to be very successful, she was not spared any financial difficulties when she opened a restaurant called Beso in 2008, but in 2011, there was no more business.
Height and Body Stats
Eva Longoria who is seen as one of the prettiest in Hollywood, may not pass among the tallest but she has a good height and general body measurements as seen below:
Height: 5 ft 2 inch (157 cm)
Weight: 53 kg (117 pounds)
Body Measurements: 35-25-35 inch (87-63.5-89 cm)
Bra Size: 32C
Eva Longoria has been married 3 times thus far, and her present husband is Jose Antonio Baston.
She has a master’s degree.
Eva Longoria is of Mexican-American descent and she has 3 other sisters.
Politically, she has a lot of interest in immigration laws and activism.
The Hollywood Reporter names her the Philanthropist of the Year in 2009.