Eva Longoria is a multitalented American who wears many hats—that of an actress, filmmaker, businesswoman, and activist. She was employed as a talent scout for several years before successfully auditioning for her small screen debut as a flight attendant in an episode of ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’. Eva’s filmography received a major boost when she was picked up to represent Isabella Braña in the CBS soap opera, ‘The Young and the Restless’ from 2001-03 for which she won an ALMA award.
Apart from making guest appearances on television, she carved a silver screen career spanning from 2003 till date. In the list of Eva Longoria movies, the notable ones include ‘Carlita’s Secret’, ‘Harsh Times’, ‘The Sentinel’, ‘Visions’, and ‘Low Riders’. However, Longoria’s breakthrough roles is considered to be that of Gabrielle Solis in ‘Desperate Housewives’—an ABC sitcom that was broadcasted from 2004 to 2012.
She won a total of 14 nominations and 7 awards for her brilliant depiction of Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives. She has also directed and produced a string of films including ‘Jane the Virgin’ and ‘The Harvest’.