Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria
Character Gabrielle Solis
Season(s) 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Date of Birth March 15, 1975
Origin Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
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Eva Longoria portrays the role of Gabrielle Solis on Desperate Housewives.


The youngest of four sisters who grew up on a ranch near Corpus Christi, Texas, Longoria attended Texas A&M University-Kingsville, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. After graduating from college, she entered a talent contest that brought her to Los Angeles, where she was spotted and subsequently signed by a theatrical agent. After landing roles on "The Bold and the Beautiful" (1987), "General Hospital" (1963) and co-starring on "Beverly Hills, 90210" (1990), she auditioned for and won the role of "Isabella" on the popular series, "The Young and the Restless" (1973). After Y&R, Eva Longoria became well known worldwide thanks to "Desperate Housewives" (2004) where she plays adulteress "Gabrielle Solis". She also has a contract with L'Oreal and has been named one of the most beautiful people.


Longoria has starred or appeared in the following:

  • Beverly Hills, 90210
  • The Young and the Restless
  • L.A. Dragnet
  • Harsh Times
  • George Lopez
  • Over Her Dead Body
  • Desperate Housewives

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