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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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2 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Hitch
Hitch Sara
(2005)
2 Fast 2 Furious
2 Fast 2 Furious Monica Fuentes
(2003)
The Other Guys
The Other Guys Dr. Sheila Gamble
(2010)

Filmography

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 2014 Lost River
Cat
 2013 Clear History (TV Movie)
Jennifer
 2012 Holy Motors
Kay M
 2011 Drunk History Christmas (Short)
Ma
 2011 Fast Five
Monica Fuentes (uncredited)
 2010/I Last Night
Laura
 2007 Live!
Katy
 2006 Guilty Hearts
Gabriella
 2005/I Hitch
Sara
 2001 Training Day
Sara (as Eva Mendez)
 2000 The Disciples (TV Movie)
Maria Serranco
 1999 My Brother the Pig
Matilda (as Eva Mendez)
 1999 V.I.P. (TV Series)
Esmeralda
- Val the Hard Way (1999) ... Esmeralda (as Eva Mendez)
 1998 Mortal Kombat: Conquest (TV Series)
Hanna
- Thicker Than Blood (1998) ... Hanna (as Eva Mendez)
 1998 A Night at the Roxbury
Bridesmaid (as Eva Mendez)
 1998 Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror (Video)
Kir (as Eva Mendez)
 1998 ER (TV Series)
Donna
- Exodus (1998) ... Donna (as Eva Mendez)
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Aerosmith's video "Hole In My Soul" See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

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Alternate Names:

Eva Mendez

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

I feel I'll take on the responsibility of showing the world a whole different kind of Latin woman. See more »

Trivia:

Was the speaking voice ("Bienvenido a Miami") in Will Smith's song "Miami", and appeared in the music video with him. In 2005, when she was cast opposite Smith in Hitch (2005), she mentioned this to him during rehearsals. But Smith sheepishly admitted that he did not remember her. See more »

Trademark:

Natural brunette hair See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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She's gorgeous...but honestly why does she have a career? CancerGrly19
well i was an extra in her newest movie and i must say.... SwEeT_SoUr
Why change name spelling from Mendez to Mendes? DiamondLove
Why the hate? annie1462
Actresses and nudity nwantintin
What happened to her implants? avenger15
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