Eva Longoria, Tony Parker timeline: Love, marriage and split Updated November 18, at 9: AP file photo It's a desperate situation, spurring lots of chatter and media coverage.
With the end apparently in sight for these fallen lovebirds, this is a fitting time to go back — way back, six long years — for a stroll down the red carpet known as memory lane. Longoria and Parker meet after a Spurs game. The Portland Trail Blazers snap a losing streak with a surprising win over the NBA-leading Spurs, but Parker makes 20 points with seven assists, and Longoria, "who is rumored to be dating Parker," is courtside, The Associated Press reports.
Spurs fans fill the banks of the San Antonio River to cheer the team for bringing home its third NBA title — and erupt at the sight of Parker and Longoria sharing a barge along the Riverwalk. A San Antonio police officer accuses Longoria and Parker of yelling profanities and insulting him after he asked them to move their car.
The couple deny the allegations. Parker is cited for impeding traffic and failing to produce a valid Texas driver's license. Longoria tells Allure magazine that, while Parker is "very sweet," it is she who is "the experienced one. I'm the teacher, especially about love. The couple briefly split.
The couple is engaged. Tony Parker releases a rap album. A French rap album. Longoria and Parker are wed at a civil ceremony in Paris, with the city's mayor officiating. Guests number about French law only recognizes civil marriage. The couple exchange vows again in a lavish Roman Catholic ceremony at Paris' Saint-Germain-l'Auxerrois Church, frequented by French royalty in centuries past. Hundreds of fans gather outside, but their view of the glitterati in attendance is blocked by foot-high wooden panels erected in front of the church.
Parker and Longoria are among the chosen few named People magazine's best-dressed couples. Parker denies the published claims by a French model that she had an affair with him. He says he has never even met her. He sues the celebrity gossip website, which a few months later publicly apologizes, declaring it had been misled by the model.
Longoria denies she's pregnant. Entertainment, referring to the Hollywood writers strike. Longoria works at the Wendy's drive-thru in her hometown of Corpus Christi, Texas, to kick off a "Wendy's Wonderful Kids" charity event. In a Glamour magazine cover story, Longoria says, "Tony and I would love to be together forever.
But the only way you get to forever is one day at a time. Longoria tells Fox News that Parker is over her sex symbol status, after she makes it to Maxim's "Hot " celebs and E! He thinks I'm sexiest when I wake up in the morning and you got to marry the man who A security employee is accused of stealing an autographed Michael Jordan jersey from Parker's Texas home. The couple shoots a London Fog ad together, photographed in romantic, sexy embraces.
On the red carpet at the Emmys, Parker kisses Longoria not on the lips but on the forehead. Longoria and Parker stroll hand and hand in Paris. They cuddle on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" and describe their dreamy trip to Croatia, where they spent their third anniversary. Parker had surprised her with his appearance on the show, but Longoria insists, "He can't get anything by me.
Longoria files court papers to divorce Parker, citing irreconcilable differences.