On Wednesday Eva Longoria filed for divorce from husband of three years pro NBA player Tony Parker. After being married for a short time what started off as a fairytale is not so happily ever after.
In November of 2006 Longoria and Parker got engaged and wed shortly after on July 7, 2007. The wedding was held at a 17th Century castle on the outskirts of Paris and started off with a week partying in Saint Tropez. It didn’t take too long after their wedding for the rumour mill to start turning as Tony was accused of cheating on Eva”yet she stuck by her man.
Eva filed for divorce in L.A. on Wednesday on the grounds of irreconcilable differences and demanded Parker pay spousal support. A source says that Eva told Extra host Mario Lopez that she found several texts on Parker’s phone to another woman. The supposed woman is none other than a teammates wife Erin Barry. For now these are all speculations of the divorce but there is always some truth to many lies.
Longoria has expressed a great deal of emotion throughout this process and has addressed fans and followers on Twitter. It is with great sadness that after 7 years together, Tony and I have decided to divorce, the Desperate Housewives star Tweeted to her followers Wednesday. We love each other deeply and pray for each other’s happiness.”
Mario Lopez also told PEOPLE magazine that the decision to divorce was not easy and that She is devastated, she wants us all to know that. But she’s strong.
This definitely goes to show that not all storybook starts end in a fairytale.