Eva Longoria used her “mom compass” in ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’.
The 44-year-old actress plays the mother of the titular character in the upcoming live-action ‘Dora the Explorer’ spin off and admitted she was told to keep her maternal instinct in check because she couldn’t help but think about the titular teenager – who is played by Isabela Moner – in the same way she would worry about her and husband Jose ‘Pepe’ Baston’s own son, 14-month-old Santiago.
She said: “It’s exciting [to play a mom] because this is the first time I’m doing a movie that Santiago can watch.
“It’s the first movie where I’ve played mom while being a mom. All of a