'Ready for Love': Eva Longoria pursued reluctant bachelors

Eva Longoria knows three men who are "Ready for Love."The "Desperate Housewives" alum is an executive producer of the unscripted NBC show that premieres Tuesday, April 9. As Giuliana and Bill Rancic host, each of the bachelors -- Tim Lopez of music's Plain White T's, plus a financier and an entrepreneur -- is coached by a relationship expert in selecting one of the four women presented to each man."I've been producing for four or five years," Longoria tells Zap2it. "It's definitely exciting to be behind the camera. I like putting pieces together, and I've always been a fan of dating shows, but I'd kind of gotten burned out on them because I thought they weren't reflecting how people date today. That's done through the Internet and matchmakers, so we're incorporating a lot of things into the show that contemporize that space in TV."Longoria believes such programs as ABC's "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" are "very,...



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