Eva Longoria http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/38476/all en Longoria says women need to change their traditional role http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130308/longoria-says-women-need-change-their-traditional-role <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New York, Mar 8 (EFE).- The actress of Mexican origin, Eva Longoria, who will return to the big screen with her new film "Frontera," believes women must train themselves professionally in order to shed the role society has traditionally imposed on them.</p> <p>"It's always been harder for women," Longoria said Thursday in an interview with Efe, the day before International Women's Day.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130308/longoria-says-women-need-change-their-traditional-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Television Agencia EFE Fri, 08 Mar 2013 16:16:16 +0000 5777302 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria says she misses "Desperate Housewives" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130320/eva-longoria-says-she-misses-desperate-housewives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, Mar 20 (EFE).- American actress Eva Longoria said she misses "Desperate Housewives" and her fellow cast members on the hit show, whose eighth and final season ended nearly one year ago.</p> <p>"Definitely!" she said when asked in an interview with Parade magazine if she is still in touch with her former co-stars of the TV drama series.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130320/eva-longoria-says-she-misses-desperate-housewives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Television Agencia EFE Wed, 20 Mar 2013 14:30:57 +0000 5788788 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria suffered depression after divorcing Tony Parker http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130426/eva-longoria-suffered-depression-after-divorcing-tony-parker <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, Apr 26 (EFE).- Actress Eva Longoria said Friday on a television program that she went through some bad times after her divorce from NBA basketball player Tony Parker, but wasn't aware she was suffering from depression.</p> <p>"I didn't know I was depressed," the "Desperate Housewives" star told Dr. Oz on an episode of his syndicated talk show airing Friday.</p> <p>"I mean, I knew it was a sad moment in my life, but I wouldn't categorize myself as depressed. I'm not that. I'm an optimist about life, like, 'Didn't work? Moving on. I'm fine,'" Longoria said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130426/eva-longoria-suffered-depression-after-divorcing-tony-parker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Television Agencia EFE Fri, 26 Apr 2013 22:01:46 +0000 5826441 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria gets Master's degree in Chicano Studies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130523/eva-longoria-gets-masters-degree-chicano-studies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, May 23 (EFE).- Actress Eva Longoria graduated this week with a Master's degree in Chicano Studies that she had been pursuing over the past three years at California State University, Northridge, she revealed Thursday on the TMZ Web page.</p> <p>At an official graduation ceremony on Wednesday, the 38-year-old star of "Desperate Housewives" collected her diploma, which she earned in part by writing a thesis entitled "Success STEMS From Diversity: The Value of Latinas in STEM Careers."</p> <p>"STEM" is the acronym for science, technology, engineering and math.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130523/eva-longoria-gets-masters-degree-chicano-studies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Television Agencia EFE Fri, 24 May 2013 00:32:05 +0000 5845122 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria almost kills herself in production of short film http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131025/eva-longoria-almost-kills-herself-production-short-film <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Miami, Oct 25 (EFE).- Actress Eva Longoria said she almost killed herself during the shoot of a short film she directed and starred in.</p> <p>"I almost killed myself," she said, recounting the experience of making "Out of the Blue" during an appearance on ABC TV's "The View." "I'm oooold... I hurt my back, I hurt my hip."</p> <p>Longoria, 38, got banged up doing her own stunts for the role of a sexy assassin in the short action film.</p> <p>The actress noted that she also likes being behind the camera.</p> <p>"I love directing and producing. I prefer it, actually," Longoria said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131025/eva-longoria-almost-kills-herself-production-short-film" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Human Interest Longoria Television Agencia EFE Fri, 25 Oct 2013 20:46:06 +0000 5971173 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria voices animated series on motherhood http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131106/eva-longoria-voices-animated-series-motherhood <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>US star Eva Longoria has lent her voice to animated television series "Mother Up!" with a character struggling with the challenges of motherhood.</p> <p>Longoria is also an executive producer of the 13-episode series, which debuted Wednesday on online video websites Hulu and Hulu Plus.</p> <p>Longoria's character Rudi Wilson is a former New York City music executive who finds herself hopelessly ill-equipped to handle her two children as she resettles in suburbia without her husband or nanny.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131106/eva-longoria-voices-animated-series-motherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Social Issues Technology Television AFP Thu, 07 Nov 2013 00:02:10 +0000 5982267 at http://www.globalpost.com Eva Longoria joins cast of horror film "Visions" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/140213/eva-longoria-joins-cast-horror-film-visions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, Feb 13 (EFE).- "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria has signed to appear in "Visions," a horror film to be directed by "Saw" series veteran Kevin Greutert, Deadline reported.</p> <p>Longoria joins a cast that already includes Isla Fisher, Anson Mount and Gillian Jacobs.</p> <p>Jim Parsons, of "The Big Bang Theory," is in talks to join the project, Deadline said.</p> <p>Fisher plays a pregnant woman plagued by visions of a "sinister hooded figure," while Longoria's character is her best friend.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/140213/eva-longoria-joins-cast-horror-film-visions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eva Longoria Eva Longoria Longoria Television Agencia EFE Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:32:06 +0000 6069873 at http://www.globalpost.com