Eva Longoria

© Donna Reyes

© Donna Reyes


Eva Longoria, an American actress of Mexican descent, got her big acting break at the age of 26 when she landed a role on ‘The Young and the Restless’ between 2001 and 2003. Greater success and recognition came for Longoria in the year of 2003 with her role as Gabrielle Solis in ‘Desperate Housewives’. As far films are concerned, she is best known for her role in ‘The Sentinel’, a 2006 thriller movie, as well as appearances in ‘Harsh Times’ and ‘Over Her Dead Body’. Both, on and off-screen, Longoria enjoys portraying a sexy, seductive woman, with a cheeky attitude. She is, however, very kind, sweet and genuine in her ways and supports various organizations engaged with the betterment of the lives of underprivileged individuals. She has her own charity called ‘Eva’s Heroes’ which was started in 2006 to help developmentally challenged children. Aside from her acting career and philanthropic work, Longoria owns a restaurant called ‘Beso’, with a nightclub situated above it named ‘Kiss’. She has also launched her very own fragrances; ‘Eva’ in 2010, and ‘EVAmour’ in 2012. Both scents were well received in the perfumery industry.