IMTA Alum Eva Longoria is radiant on the cover of the Spring 2013 Cosmopolitan for Latinas! Eva first showed her star power at the 1998 IMTA Convention! She had 38 agencies and managers interested in representing her! She signed with a manager she had met at the convention. Eva told Pageantry Magazine , “It was intense. So much competition. It just feels great. You kind of thrive on it and so does everybody else.”
After IMTA, Eva moved to Los Angeles and landed guest-starring roles on Beverly Hills 90210, General Hospital, The Bold and the Beautiful and The Young and the Restless. In 2003, she took a role as a detective in a TV remake of LA Dragnet and made her big-screen film debut in Carlita’s Secret, and also starred in the films Harsh Times, and The Sentinel. Eva's breakthrough role was as the beautiful Gabrielle Solis on the award-winning Desperate Housewives which wrapped up its eighth and final season on ABC in 2012.