Eva Longoria is prepared to be part of the Spice Girls on their tour!
ET’s Keltie Knight caught up with 43-year-old actress at the Eva Longoria Foundation Gala in Los Angeles on Thursday, the place she joked about taking her bestie Victoria Beckham’s spot in the British woman group.
Earlier this week, the Spice Girls introduced that they might be reuniting, sans Beckham, for six exhibits in the U.Okay.
“You know what, I am known around the ways as Latina Spice,” Longoria jokingly mentioned. “I don’t know if they need me to sing, but I’m a good backup dancer!”
Back in 2015, Longoria dubbed herself “Latina Spice” at David Beckham’s party, which additionally counted as a Spice Girls reunion with Beckham, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell and Melanie C.
Girl group apart, Longoria was so glad to have Zoe Saldana be in attendance and help her basis, which goals to unlock the full potential of Latinas throughout the world. Gina Rodriguez and Rosario Dawson have been additionally there.
“It means the world to me that Zoe’s here, but more importantly that we get to celebrate and honor and applaud all of the work she does for women everywhere, ” Longoria expressed, with Saldana by her aspect. “For me and the foundation, we celebrate Latinas. Young Latina’s can’t be what they can’t see, and so to be able to see somebody like Zoe is so important to me because this night’s more about what my foundation does. It’s about celebrating what everybody’s doing in our community and putting a big, loud spotlight on it, a big loud voice, because there’s so much overlapping with what we’re doing.”
“It’s important to connect the dots and it’s important for us to have this sisterhood and uplift each other and applaud each other,” she added.
Both Longoria and Saldana had been busy these previous weeks, campaigning and inspiring Latinxs to vote.
“We just recently came back from campaigning together and we were having so much fun that we forgot it was work,” Longoria mentioned. Meanwhile, Longoria additionally shared that as a brand new mother she was going to Saldana for child recommendation. “She has boys and I have a boy, and so it’s perfect!”
Longoria had beforehand gushed to ET about how obsessed and in love she was along with her child Santiago.
Watch what she shared in the video beneath.