Eva Longoria is THE WASP September 15, 2008 Is Eva Longoria the Newest Member of The Avengers? To be filed under ‘rumour’ but who doesn’t appreciate a bit of Monday morning hearsay? According to web reports, Eva Longoria Parker is the actress up for the role of Janet Van Dyne, better known as The Wasp’ in the coming ‘Avengers’ movie. Flawed Hollywood ran a series of photos, one of which you can see below, that feature the ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress walking out of the Marvel Offices with a stack of The Avengers comic books in her hands. Since then, the LA times has run a piece that Longoria Parker may be up for a starring role in the 2011 release. No official word has come out as of yet but it has been noted that ‘The Avengers’ just happens to be getting made into a movie in 2011, around the time that ‘Desperate Housewives’ will be ending… ‘Desperate’ news or can you see Longoria Parker as the Wasp? Or maybe you see her as Black Widow or Scarlet Witch? As always, comments welcome below, get speculating!