Eva Longoria dating reality show star
Eva Longoria has confirmed she is in a relationship with Ernesto Arguello, who was a contestant on her dating show Ready For Love.
The actress has admitted to finding romance with the Miami-based entrepreneur and philanthropist.
It comes after gossip surfaced of them dating three months ago.
"I think that's why our relationship is so special – we truly started as friends,” the 38-year-old told People magazine.
The screen star met her 34-year-old beau last year when he was cast in a reality dating show she produced named Ready For Love.
At the time he began a relationship with former Miss USA Shandi Finnessey but it ended in 2012.)
“I guess we have the press to thank for pushing us to see something we didn't see!" she joked.
The couple recently returned from Nicaragua where she met his family.
Apparently the two have what it takes to continue a long and healthy relationship.
“Eva and Ernesto are a perfect match," a source commented. "They both speak Spanish, have the same religion and the same cultural background."
Eva also went with him to his native country Honduras to see the school he built in his community.
Her partner also built homes he has built for impoverished families.
"Their friendship and their similar philanthropic interests laid the foundation for their new romance," the insider added. "They're very much in love."
The former Desperate Housewives star was married to basketball player Tony Parker from 2007 to 2011.
She wed Tyler Christopher in 2002 however their split in 2004.
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