10/13/2011 08:24 am ET | Updated Dec 13, 2011

Eva Longoria Interview For Hispanic Heritage Month (VIDEO)

"My hispanic heritage means everything to me," says Eva Longoria, Mexican-American actress who is best known for playing Gabrielle Solis on Desperate Housewives.

Eva Longoria sat down with HuffPost LatinoVoices to talk about what her heritage means to her and what traditions she values most as a Mexican-American. She opens up about her parents and what she has learned from them growing up.