Longoria opens new Hollywood restaurant

HOLLYWOOD, March 8 (UPI) -- "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria Parker opened a restaurant in Hollywood this week with some of her co-stars in tow.
Clinton gets backing of retired general

Clinton gets backing of retired general

WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton claimed a handful of potentially key endorsements Saturday ahead of presidential primaries in Texas and Ohio.

Parker sues Web site for affair report

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- NBA player Tony Parker is suing X17 for allegedly erroneously reporting he cheated on his wife, Hollywood actress Eva Longoria.

Longoria and Parker: No trouble here

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Hollywood actress Eva Longoria and basketball star Tony Parker are refuting reports their marriage is on the rocks after Parker allegedly cheated on Longoria.

Pamela Anderson tops sexy TV women list

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Canadian actress and former "Baywatch" babe Pamela Anderson has been named "TV's Sexiest Woman Ever," "Access Hollywood" reported.

Cruise wins Bambi prize for courage

DUSSELDORF, Germany, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Tom Cruise has been awarded the German Bambi prize for courage for his portrayal of a Nazi officer in the upcoming film, "Valkyrie."

Beckhams adjusting to life in LA

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- British pop star and style icon Victoria Beckham says the media in Los Angeles is too busy with Britney Spears to follow her around, Usmagazine.com reported.

Study: Alba has mathematically best wiggle

CAMBRIDGE, England, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Film star Jessica Alba has the sexiest wiggle of any female celebrity, based on mathematical computations, a study conducted by British math experts shows.

A-list turns out for Beckham's first game

LOS ANGELES, July 22 (UPI) -- English soccer star David Beckham enjoyed a star-studded U.S. debut with his new team, the Los Angeles Galaxy.

Eva Longoria and Tony Parker marry twice

PARIS, July 7 (UPI) -- Actress Eva Longoria and NBA star Tony Parker held a second marriage ceremony in Paris Saturday, this time at the Church of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois.

Longoria, Parker wed in French civil rite

PARIS, July 6 (UPI) -- Actress Eva Longoria and San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker were married Friday at Paris City Hall, with a lavish church wedding and reception on tap.

Longoria-Parker wedding details hush-hush

SAN ANTONIO, June 28 (UPI) -- The date -- July 7 -- is known, as are the bride and groom, "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria and San Antonio Spur Tony Parker, but not much else. The couple, engaged in November, are among thousands of U.S. couples selecting the most popular and

7/7/07 a big day for U.S. weddings

LAS VEGAS, June 23 (UPI) -- The coming July 7 -- 7/7/07 -- is shaping up to be a busy day for the U.S. wedding industry.

Lohan is hottest flame on Maxim's Hot 100

NEW YORK, May 16 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Lindsay Lohan displaced Eva Longoria as the hottest woman on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 list, the New York magazine said.

Numerous weddings set for July 7, 2007

DALLAS, May 7 (UPI) -- Since at least as far back as December 2006, potential husbands and wives have been snapping up spots to be married on a special day this July.
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Eva Longoria Parker
Actress Eva Longoria Parker and her husband NBA star Tony Parker share a kiss before a screening of the film "Bright Star" at the 62nd annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 15, 2009. (UPI Photo/David Silpa)

Eva Jacqueline Longoria (born March 15, 1975) is an American actress, best known for portraying Gabrielle Solis on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives. Longoria received a nomination for the 2006 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance on Desperate Housewives.

Longoria first became famous on television in the soap opera The Young and the Restless. She became nationally recognized in the 2000s after appearing in several high-profile advertising campaigns and numerous men's magazines, reaching #14 in the FHM "Sexiest Women 2008" poll, and having appeared on the cover of various international women's magazines including Vogue, Marie Claire and Harper's Bazaar.

Eva Jacqueline Longoria was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, the daughter of Tejano parents, Enrique Longoria, Jr. and Ella Eva Mireles. She was raised Roman Catholic. Longoria is the youngest of four daughters, her sisters being Elizabeth Judina, Emily Jeannette and Esmeralda Josephina. The Longoria family has resided in Texas since before the creation of the United States, predating the English-speaking settlers.

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