She was born on 5th March, 1974 in Florida, United States of America and began her acting career in 1998.
Eva Mendes started her acting career in 1998, appearing in “Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror” after years of modeling. In the same year, she starred in “A Night at the Roxbury”, playing the role of bridesmaid, following by a role in “My Brother The Pig” in 1999.
In 2000, she appeared in “Urban Legends; The Final Cut” and “All About the Benjamins”. In 2001, before appearing in a breakthrough role in “2 Fast 2 Furious” in 2003. In 2003, she had another major breakthrough role in “Once Upon a Time in Mexico”, co-starring Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek and Johnny Depp.
In 2005, she appeared alongside Will Smith in a comedy role in the movie titled “Hitch”, which followed by a number of leading roles in movie like “Guilty Hearts”, “Trust the Man” and “The Wendell Baker Story”.
In 2007, she landed a role in Nicholas Cage starring movie “The Ghost Rider”. Eva Mendes has appeared in a number of commercially successful films and established her career as a versatile actress.
In 2005, Eva Mendes earned the nomination for Teen Choice Award and ALMA Award for her role in “Hitch”. In 2007, her performance in “Ghost Rider” earned her Imagen Award nomination for best actress.
Top Ten Films of Eva Mendes
⦁ Training Day
⦁ 2 Fast 2 Furious
⦁ Ghost Rider
⦁ A Night at the Roxbury
⦁ Once Upon a Time in Mexico
⦁ Guilty Hearts
⦁ Trust the Man
⦁ All About the Benjamins
⦁ Fast Five