Eva Longoria is an American actress born in 1975 in Corpus Christi, Texas. She first gained fame in 1998 when she won Miss Corpus Christi. Longoria played the role of Isabella Brana on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless in the early 2000s. She began to play the role of Gabrielle Solis on the ABC show Desperate Housewives in 2004. In her career, she has won multiple ALMA Awards, a Bambi Award, a People’s Choice Award, and a Teen Choice Award. She was married to actor Tyler Christopher from 2002 to 2004 and NBA player Tony Parker from 2007 to 2011.