That was despite the fact that the young star was still only ten years old when the last episode of the well-loved drama aired in May 2012 – meaning she had her whole life ahead of her.

She now sports a whole new look and has become almost unrecognizable to her former fans.

And I was six,” she said. Eva has also produced a number of TV shows including Telenovela and mystery drama Devious Maids and she has popped up on the big screen since 2005 when she made her debut in the movie Harsh Times.

In 2007 the Beckhams were desperate to crack America – with Victoria Beckham welcoming cameras into her daily life in a failed attempt to kick start a reality show career.

Sadly, Gaby subsequently suffers a miscarriage, but the experience causes her to reconsider her stance on motherhood. In December 2017, De La Garza celebrated her birthday with a sweet 16 bash attended by her closest friends and family, including, of course, big sis Demi Lovato. Scribol has built a large and loyal audience that now numbers 20MM visitors per month, making it

And finally, Wisteria Lane is also home to fiery Gabrielle “Gaby” Solis.

Madison De La Garza spent so long pretending to be the daughter of Eva Longoria and her on-screen husband Ricardo Chavira (reformed ex-con Carlos Solis) that she felt a genuine bond with them by the time the curtain came down on Desperate Housewives. "Sometimes I wish she wouldn't give people attention — I've learned not to — but when people hate on me, she can't really hold back," De La Garza told Seventeen, adding, "She's strong and she's a free spirit, and that's what I love about her. #KeepFamiliesTogether.".

Yet, it seems that the strength in numbers, Both women have been heavily involved in political campaigning throughout their careers.

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"I've been thinking about how I wish that everyone could see the silly little things that she does [...], those little things make up my sister — not a singer, not a celebrity, and definitely not what she's been described as in the media," De La Garza continued. Eva Longoria was also roped in to make the Beckhams relevant in America but seem to have developed a genuine friendship (they don’t seem to hang out with Tom or Katie so much) with Eva declaring in 2015: “We're best friends and have shares lots of life lessons together.”. Dallas-born actress Madison De La Garza is best known for her role as Juanita Solis, precocious daughter of Gabrielle Solis (played by Eva Longoria), on hit ABC drama Desperate Housewives. Drugs and alcohol weren't the only problems — Demi was also dealing with an eating disorder and suffering from depression. Die-hard Demi Lovato fans will recognize Madison De La Garza as the singer's younger half-sister. It freaked me out at first. Having my son next to me, I cannot imagine him being taken from my arms.

In this time, Carlos’ eyesight still hasn’t returned, Gaby’s looks have started to fade and the couple have become parents to two unruly daughters, Celia and Juanita, who are played by Daniella Baltodano and Madison De La Garza, respectively. "I've been a political activist for over 20 years, and I showed up that night as a ninth-generation American, as a daughter of a veteran, a daughter of a teacher, and as a mother to a child who's going to live in this country. And while at first the mom is in denial that her daughter is larger than other kids her age, she subsequently tries to trick Juanita into exercising – much to the annoyance of Carlos. She appeared alongside Michael Douglas and Kiefer Sutherland in 2006 crime movie The Sentinel and with Paul Rudd in 2008 comedy Over Her Dead Body.

And this observation didn’t go unmentioned in the comment section of her videos. The young character remains in the series until the very end, in fact, and often provides moments of comedy in the midst of the Wisteria Lane drama. 7 hours ago, by Karenna Meredith It's very impressive, and Madison De La Garza definitely loves it. After marrying José Bastón in Mexico on May 21, 2016, Eva Longoria became a stepmother to José's three older kids, Natalia, Mariana, and José. ", The day was an extra special one for De La Garza because her "popo" also turned up to mark the occasion. Yet while Desperate Housewives itself ran for eight consecutive seasons between 2004 and 2012, the plot of the show actually spans 13 years. Since De La Garza’s big party, she has of course continued to grow up.

. Since 2015, When people hate on me, she can't really hold back," De La Garza said, arguing, "She's strong and she's a free spirit, and that's what I love about her. And when Gaby asks her daughter why she stole the cosmetics, the little girl confesses that she was trying to emulate her.

The former is spoiled and unruly, for instance, whereas the latter has been taught kindness and manners. That's just so cool.". We take a look at the life and career of the Desperate Housewives star.


", Eva Longoria & America Ferrera Launch She Se Puede, Spooky season is here, and that’s not just because Halloween is this weekend. Her turbulent marriage to Carlos (played by Ricardo Chavira) survived the eight seasons of the show – with a dramatic storyline towards the end of the show seeing Gabrielle and Carlos struggling to cover up the accidental murder of her abusive stepfather.

But now, just a few years later, De La Garza is all grown up – and completely transformed. ", Being approached by random strangers in the street will freak most children out, but De La Garza soon got used to the ebb and flow of celebrity life.

Yet, while Longoria (Gabrielle Solis) has managed to stay in the spotlight with roles in Empire and Dora and the Lost City of Gold, her on-set kiddo has largely avoided the public eye — despite some huge ties to the entertainment industry.

"No matter how strong you are, repetition inevitably takes its toll on you. And like most teenagers, De La Garza made sure to document the events of her Sweet 16 on her social media accounts. It’s not that she didn’t believe in me.

NEWS Demi was able to sort herself out for a while but, sadly, her big turnaround didn't last. The actress-turned-writer has already pitched an idea for a children's TV show to a network, and even though it didn't end up getting greenlit, she enjoyed the process a lot more than auditioning for roles.

Longoria Bastón says this statement only inspired her to keep going. a top-200 site as rated by Alexa. God, I miss that set so much every day.

"My popo surprised me and flew out all the way from Texas to see me graduate.

Being on the show at such a young age was hard at times, and I had to sacrifice a lot of things.

According to the Daily Mail, the two aspiring star teens attend Brighton Hall, an exclusive, "private college preparatory school in Burbank" that costs $14,500 per year to attend and only has "98 students and eight teachers.". Plus, Juanita’s insecurities about her looks intensify when it emerges that she actually isn’t Gaby and Carlos’ biological child.

Interestingly, in one of of De La Garza’s uploads, she opens up about her time on Desperate Housewives. The little Solis girl becomes insecure after her classmates claim that she can’t be her model mother’s daughter since she isn’t attractive enough. Back when Madison De La Garza spoke to My San Antonio in 2012, she admitted, "I want to dye my hair ... dye the tips blue." And as the series progresses, the two families strike up a friendship – although things don’t always go smoothly.
"I grew up in a culture where I never saw myself, and my career has largely been about trying to create images that didn't exist for me," says Ferrera, as Longoria Bastón adds, "We need to tell our own stories. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. The stunning transformation of Eva Longoria's TV daughter.

However, season five of Desperate Housewives fast-forwards half a decade into the future. I was there as an American citizen, " she tells us. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. Desperate Housewives first aired on ABC in October 2004. In the video, which was shared on YouTube in 2016, the young star and her mom reveal how she landed the role of Juanita as well as how the show affected their lives. Interestingly, one of these siblings is Disney-star-turned-singer-songwriter Demi Lovato. "I looked over and Eva was trying not to cry, and Ricardo was trying not to cry.

Contrary to what fans think, Eva doesn’t have a biological daughter at least not yet.

“The Eva Longoria Foundation’s programs help Latinas excel in school and attend college. The record had previously been held by fantasy drama Charmed, which had also run for eight seasons between 1998 and 2006, although the tales of Wisteria Lane’s women beat this run by a full two episodes. While introducing her newborn on social media, the new mom used her announcement post to support children who were being separated from their families at the US-Mexico border. Demi Lovato is known for pulling no punches when it comes to cyber bullies, especially those who target her half-sister. Yet Gaby and Carlos’ path to parenthood doesn’t run smoothly. "In light of my son's birth I wanted to bring focus on the families that have been separated at the border. She's also kept busy studying scriptwriting at Chapman University, telling college paper the Chapman Prowl in 2019, "I started writing scripts at a really young age, and I tried a lot of different avenues."

He hasn't been back in LA for over 60 years. "I think when people say they wish Demi Lovato was their sister, they don't realize how hard it is to be related to someone who's constantly away on tour," she said. I know I can trust her with it all," De La Garza explained. There’s a focus on Gaby and Juanita’s differing looks, for one, with the girl being portrayed as something of an ugly duckling. The pop star's support was especially important when De La Garza was bullied online for her weight. A grateful De La Garza took to Instagram on Lovato's big day and told her followers how happy she was that she didn't have to spend the day grieving her half-sister.

May 28, 2020 - Eva Longoria's TV daughter, Madison De La Garza, has been up to a lot since Desperate Housewives went off the air in 2012. "That is not something that any of us think is going to happen overnight.

When we meet Juanita, it’s clear that she’s a mischievous older sister who likes to lead little Celia into trouble.
Outside of those, however, the Texan performer has done a couple shorts and voice roles, but nothing since 2018. It happened that night, that very night." The pair officially get back together in season four, then – but not before Carlos is blinded in a tornado. But Gaby’s indiscretion is merely the first in a series of ups and downs in her marriage. Their opinions turned into my insecurity — and suddenly I was aware of every meal, every outfit, every post on social media.". Nevertheless, it seems that De La Garza wouldn’t change any of it for the world. And the show sees the women navigate the common struggles of suburban family life while also being embroiled in some more outrageous plotlines.

She was previously married to General Hospital actor Tyler Christopher, between 2002 and 2004 and her second marriage was to basketball player Tony Parker.