Hardly Desperate as Actress, Producer and Restaurateur
The Desperate Housewives star is a businesswoman, philanthropist and positioning herself to become CEO.
Interview by: Mike Zimmerman February 1, 2010
Sometimes the most successful people hide in plain sight, not necessarily underestimated—they have serious achievements, after all—but definitely thought of as successful only in a certain way. That’s Eva Longoria Parker.
Most folks think of her as Gabrielle Solis on ABC’s Desperate Housewives, one of the funniest and sauciest characters in a show full of them. (A choice quote from Gaby: “It’s an elevator, silly. It has an emergency stop button. And I don’t.”) After that, what else? Yes, people might see her in celeb magazines with her husband, NBA star Tony Parker, or in her L’Oreal commercials.
That’s about, oh, half of her story.
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