Eva Longoria Signs On For Three-Episode Stint On Fox's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"

Eva Longoria will guest star on Fox’s breakout comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine for a full three-episode arc. Is this a smart deal for Fox or Longoria? Both are likely to get a publicity boost from the collaboration.

Eva Longoria
Longoria has focused most of her efforts off-camera in recent years.

Longoria will play Sophia, a defense attourney, who faces off with Jake (Andy Samberg) in court and gets him interested in the process. Longoria is just one of a lineup of guest stars Fox have appointed recently to boost the profile of the relatively new show. The list also includes Kira Sedgwick, Jenny Slate and Terrell Owens.

As for the plot of the new season, we’re likely to see a lot of changes, if the show follows up on some of the cliffhangers of season one. At the end of the season Jake admitted to having feelings for Detective Amy Santiago (Melissa Fumero) and accepted an undercover assignment within an FBI investigation. We are yet to see how Longoria’s part fits into the rest of the story.

More: Andy Samberg's Brooklyn Nine-Nine Lives To Fight Another Day With Full-Season Pickup From Fox

Andy Samberg
Longoria's storyline will see her acting opposite Andy Samberg.

Known for her Golden Globe-nominated role in Desperate Housewives, Longoria stars in the border film Frontera, out in the US later this year. More observant TV viewers may have also caught on to her stye in the Lifetime series Devious Maids, which Longoria produced. She is also one of the minds behind the documentary Food Chains.


Contactmusic

Tags: Eva Longoria - Andy Samberg

Advertisement

More Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria Signs On For Three-Episode Stint On Fox's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"

Eva Longoria will guest star on Fox’s breakout comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine for a full three-episode arc. Is this a smart deal for Fox or Longoria?...

At 38 Years-Old Eva Longoria Looks Better Than Ever As She Is Named Maxim's Women Of The Year

'Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria has been crowned Maxim's Women of the Year.The magazine made the announcement on Monday (Jan 6th) and revealed the 38...

Eva Longoria And Jamie Foxx Pose Together At Canon Project Imaginat10n Festival - Part 1

'Desperate Housewives' actress Eva Longoria and 'Django Unchained' star Jamie Foxx were among the star arrivals at the Canon Project Imaginat10n Festival in New York....

In a World... Movie Review

After playing comical sidekicks in rom-coms like No Strings Attached and What Happens in Vegas, Lake Bell emerges as a rising-star filmmaker with the smartest,...

Advertisement

Teri Hatcher: A 'Desperate Housewives' Movie Is Unlikely

Teri Hatcher would be happy to star in a Desperate Housewives movie, although she does not think such a project is likely. The 48-year-old actress...

Paparazzi Almost Trip A Woman As They Try To Snap Eva Longoria And Her New Squeeze Ernesto Arguello At LAX

Eva Longoria is snapped by paparazzi arriving at LAX with her new boyfriend Ernesto Arguello after a trip to Paris where Eva was shooting her...

Eva Longoria Finds A New Man With Ernesto Arguello

Eva Longoria is back off the market, with the actress now tied up with Miami-based entrepreneur Ernesto Arguello. Rumours have been circulating for some months...

'In A World'...Where Lake Bell Talks About Voices [Trailer]

Lake Bell revealed in an interview with Yahoo! Movies that she was trying to address more than an inequality in the film industry with her...

Advertisement

Comments

Eva Longoria Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Eva Longoria

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All