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Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes was born in Miami, Florida but raised in Los Angeles, California of Cuban-American heritage. In college, she began acting, studying underneath acting coach Ivana Chubbuck. This led to her desire to appear in feature films. Though taking many smaller roles in movies, she was little known until playing the girlfriend of Denzel Washington'... See full bio »

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Other Works:

TV commercial: American Express credit card commercial which featured the Sheryl Crow song "Soak Up The Sun". See more »

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5 Interviews | 11 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 16 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Eva Mendez


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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I don't go to premieres. I attend film openings I'm in, and that's about it. Fame and celebrity doesn't matter to me. The longevity of my career does. See more »


Gave birth to her first child at age 40, a daughter Esmeralda Amada Gosling on September 12, 2014 in Los Angeles. Child's father is her boyfriend, Ryan Gosling. See more »


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