DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star Eva Longoria is using her new-found fame to help a Los Angeles cancer charity.

The sexy actress has signed up as a spokeswoman for PADRES CONTRA EL CANCER (DADS AGAINST CANCER) and she's thrilling officials by making secret trips to Los Angeles hospitals to visit the sick.

Charity boss MICHAEL VELAZQUEZ says, "She has already made several visits to the hospital to get to know the kids and has pledged her commitment to help us bring awareness to the needs of these children and their families."

14/02/2005 09:20