It’s been a rough year for Eva Longoria. First, there was that messy divorce from Tony Parker of the San Antonio Spurs. Then, her Las Vegas club went bankrupt. And the latest bit of bad news is that “Desperate Housewives” won’t return for another season.
But don’t feel sorry for Eva Longoria. The native of Texas is still sitting pretty — in terms of looks and in terms of money.
According the Forbes, Eva Longoria is the highest paid TV actress. In the last year, the 36-year-old has pulled in approximately $13 million. In addition to “Desperate Housewives”, Eva Longoria has lucrative contracts with L’Oreal and LG.
The other highest paid TV actresses are Tina Fey, Marcia Cross, Teri Hatcher and Felicity Huffman. Marcia Cross, Teri Hatcher and Felicity Huffman all work with Eva Longoria on “Desperate Housewives”.