Eva Longoria reveals close pal Victoria Beckham is ‘the first person she turns to’ for parenting advice… and she’s already planning a playdate with Cheryl and her son Bear
Eva Longoria has revealed that close pal Victoria Beckham is ‘one of the first people she turns to for advice’ when it comes to parenting her son Santiago.
The actress, 44, told Metro that Victoria’s daughter Harper, eight, dotes on little Santiago, 16 months, and as the designer, 45, has already experienced all the stages of parenting she is the perfect person to turn to for tips.
Eva also revealed that since returning to London she’s been trying to set up a playdate with singer Cheryl, 36, and her son Bear, two.
Helping hand: Eva Longoria, 44, has revealed that close pal Victoria Beckham, 45, is ‘one of the first people she turns to’ for parenting advice (pictured together last month)
Eva and Victoria have been close pals for many years, and have previously enjoyed playdates with their children.
The star said that as Victoria has been through all the stages of motherhood, she is perfect person to look to for advice.
She said: ‘Victoria’s an amazing mum. She’s probably one of the first people I do turn to for advice for things. Plus her kids are older so she’s already been through all the stages already.
‘Harper’s in love with Santi so that helps too. I have a built in babysitter.’
Sweet: The actress also revealed that she’s planning to have a playdate with singer Cheryl and her son Bear (pictured in May 2016)
Friendly: Eva said she and Cheryl – who is mum to son Bear, two – are both ‘obsessed’ with their sons. The Desperate Housewives star is mum to son Santiago, 16 months, (pictured last month)
Eva then went onto reveal that since arriving back in the UK she’s hoping to plan a playdate with Cheryl and her son Bear, after saying she enjoys spending time with the singer and her sweet son.
She said: ‘[Cheryl] is such a laugh and I really enjoy her company. We were talking baby things, because we’re both obsessed with our baby boys. We should have had a play date while I was here!’
Eva welcomed her first child with her husband Jose Baston, who is the president of Televisa, the largest media company in Latin America, in June 2018.
The Texas-born beauty tied the knot with the 51-year-old on May 21, 2016 in Mexico after meeting on a blind date set up by a mutual friend.
Lovely: Eva also said that Victoria’s daughter Harper, eight, dotes on her little boy Santiago (pictured in April 2019)
Eva previously revealed how much motherhood had changed her ‘in every way’ in an interview with Haute Living.
‘Everything is different’ she said. ‘You’re no longer the centre of your universe. Now, everything revolves around him and his schedule and his needs – happily so.’
Meanwhile, Eva still has a busy film career. She co-starred in the just released film, Dora And The Lost City Of Gold, as the young explorer’s mother, Elena.
Eva is also an executive producer of ABC’s Grand Hotel series, which premiered on June 17. She had a guest appearance as Beatriz Mendoza.
Her next project is romantic drama Sylvie about a woman working at her father’s record store in Harlem in the late 1950s who meets an aspiring saxophone player and is due for release in 2020.
Proud parent: Eva welcomed her first child with her husband Jose Baston, who is the president of Televisa, the largest media company in Latin America, in June 2018