Eva Longoria in a Magnum Ice Cream Commercial. While American actors still cling to the silly idea that most endorsements somehow diminish their personal brands, they’ve proven time and time again that once they travel overseas, they’ll deep-throat virtually any product if the price is right. Eva Longoria (born March 15, 1975) is a Golden Globe Award-nominated American film and television actress. Eva Longoria plays Gabrielle Solis in the ABC television series Desperate Housewives. Eva Longoria has also become an internationally recognized model after appearing in several high-profile advertising campaigns and numerous men’s magazines.