Eva Longoria Honored With Women In Film Philanthropy Award

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Eva Longoria hangs out with Kerry Washington, Lake Bell, and Maggie Gyllenhaal at the Women in Film in Los Angeles.

Jun 12, 2014 | 04:58 PM

We all know that Eva Longoria loves giving back, and now she's got an award (or two) to prove it.

Last night in L.A., the Women In Film organization hosted the 2014 Crystal & Lucy Awards to celebrate exception achievement in the areas of film, television, humanitarian work, and other types of media.

On top of receiving the prestigious award, Eva got to hang out with fellow winner Kerry Washington, "Boston Legal" actress Lake Bell, and the multi-talented Academy Award-nominated Maggie Gyllenhaal.

 

The Women In Film organization is a non-profit that believes that entertainment created for women and by women should receive equal reporesentation worldwide.

Aside from being a world-famous actress and producer, Eva's donated countless hours to charities including OmniPeace, Project HOME, and St.  Jude's Children's Research Hospital, among others. In 2006, she created Eva's Heroes, which helps developmentally disabled children.

Other winner's at last night's event include Cate Blanchett, who took home the Crystal Award for Excellence in Film; Kerry Washington, who was given the Lucy Award for Excellence in Television, and Rose Byrne, who was named the 2014 Women In Film Max Mara Face of the Future.

Congratulations to Eva and all of last night's winners!

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