She won the competition and stayed in Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. The role was short lived, as her character was sent to an insane asylum after two seasons, but she won an American Latino Media Arts Award for her work.
In 2004 Eva got her big break as sexy Gabrielle Solis on the TV show .
Eva grew up on a ranch in Corpus Christi and attended Texas A&M-Kingsville, getting her degree in kinesiology.
In 1998 Eva won the Miss Corpus Christi beauty pageant and with it a chance to compete in a talent show in Los Angeles.
"I wore a tuxedo for you," she told Letterman, to which he replied, "That's only part of a tuxedo." The outfit drew even more attention when her jacket -- which covered up her shirtless chest -- began to pop open.Thanks to a wardrobe malfunction, we saw her southern region at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival — and it looks to be in pristine condition.Check out the 9 photos of the uncensored variety below. That could just be see-thru underwear and not a clean shot at her goods.Eva Longoria met him because she was the producer on the show.They dated from just July of 2013 to August of 2013.I doubt she’d go with no panties in the rain — that doesn’t make much logical sense. She hasn’t been getting as much work lately so this would be a good way to throw her name back in the headlines.If this is the case, I like where her career is heading. Eva Longoria and businessman Jose Antonio Baston are engaged!Longoria, 40, announced the news on Sunday when she shared a photo of the couple kissing in a desert in Dubai.It was all Letterman could do to keep his focus on her cookbook and the guacamole recipe that she was presenting.Turns out that she likes cilantro, but he has a genetic predisposition to find it soapy tasting.