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Actress

Eva Marie LaRue, American actress. Recipient Gracie Allen Award, Foundation American Women in Radio and television.

Background

LaRue, Eva Marie was born on December 27, 1966 in Long Beach, California, United States. Daughter of Luis and Marcie LaRue.

Education

In 1985, she graduated from Norco High School and soon after she started modeling, first working with the Judith Fontaine Agency and eventually with Frederick's of Hollywood.

Career

She is known for her roles as Dr. Maria Santos on All My Children and Det. Natalia Boa Vista on CSI: Miami. LaRue began acting at the age of six and was later a teenage beauty queen.

From 1993 to 1997 and again from 2002 to 2005, LaRue portrayed Dr. Maria Santos Grey on All My Children. There, she was half of All My Children supercouple Edmund and Maria. She also received a nomination in 2004 in the category of "Outstanding Original Song" for composing the song "Dance Again with You," which was used as a backdrop to the lovemaking scene after the third marriage of the characters Edmund and Maria in June 2003.

In 2010, LaRue reprised her role as Maria temporarily on January 5 for All My Children's 40th anniversary. LaRue also performed in television movies over the years, appearing as Annette Funicello in a biographical movie of the former Mouseketeer and also in the adaptation of Danielle Steel's Remembrance as Princess Serena. In 2005 LaRue portrayed Linda Lorenzo, George Lopez's "Long Lost" sister, on the TV sitcom George Lopez.

In the fall 2005, LaRue began the role of Natalia Boa Vista on CSI: Miami. It was revealed in the end of season four that Eva's character, Natalia Boa Vista, was the mole in the lab reporting back to the FBI. Beginning with season five, LaRue became a full-time cast member. In July 2011 and September 2011, LaRue reprised her role as Dr. Maria Santos Grey on All My Children as a guest star as the show wrapped up its network run on ABC. In 2013 she played Agent Tanya Mays in the episode "Final Shot" on Criminal Minds.

In July 2015, it was announced that LaRue had been cast on Fuller House, the revival series of the sitcom Full House. She will be playing the character of Teri Tanner, the vivacious wife of Danny Tanner. The series will premiere on Netflix in 2016.

Achievements

  • She won Danfranc Productions Miss California Empire 1984 title at the state pageant held in Irvine, California. She received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination in the category of "Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series" for All My Children.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Actor: (films) Dangerous Curves, 1988, Crash and Burn, 1990, Heart Condition, 1990, Legal Tender, 1991, Ghoulies II: Ghoulies Go to College, 1991, RoboCop 3, 1993, Mirror Images II, 1994, Little Pieces, 2000. (television series) Santa Barbara, 1988, All My Children, 1993-1997, 2002-2005 (Outstanding Performace in a Daytime Drama, National Council La Raza, American Latino Media Arts award (American Latin Media Arts), 2006), Head Over Heals, 1997, Third Watch, 2000-2001, Soul Food, 2000-2001, George Lopez, 2005, Computer Society of India: Miami, since 2005, (guest appendences) Charles in Charge, 1989, Perfect Strangers, 1989, Married with Children, 1990, Dallas, 1991, Dark Justice, 1992, Nurses, 1993, Diagnosis Murder, 1998, Soldier of Fortune, Incorporated, 1999, Grown Ups, 1999, For Your Love, 1999,: (television films) A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story, 1995, Remembrance, 1996, Out of Nowhere, 1997, One Hell of a Guy, 1998, Ice, 1998. Host (television series) New Candid Camera, Weddings of a Lifetime, The World's Funniest Videos, Above-the-Line Beauty, 2005.

Membership

She is a member of the Bahá'í Faith.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tae Kwon Do.

Connections

Married John O'Hurley, 1992 (divorced 1994). Married John Callahan, November 30, 1996 (divorced). 1 child Kaya McKenna.

father:
Luis LaRue

mother:
Marcie LaRue

spouse:
John O'Hurley

spouse:
John Callahan

child:
Kaya McKenna LaRue