Eva Mendes is an American actress. She was born on March 5, 1974, in Miami, Florida. She is very hardworking star and gives most earned movies to Hollywood. Below listed are top 10 interesting facts about Eva Mendes.
#1. Big breakthrough
She works in many movies before her famous. But her big breakthrough came when, she playing Denzel Washington’s wife in the film Training Day. Her other hits include ‘Stuck on you’ and Hitch.
#2. Major acting role
Her first major acting role came in 1998, in the direct-to-video film Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror. During this period she also starred in several other movies, such as A Night at the Roxbury, Mortal Kombat etc.
As a child, Mendes aspired to be a nun. As she grew older, her path changed when a Hollywood casting agent saw her photos in a friend’s portfolio. She gives various hit movies after famous.
#4. Big Hit movie
Mendes teamed up with Will Smith in the 2005 comedy film Hitch. The film opened at No. 1, and the duo became the first minority actors to play leads in a hit romantic comedy. Then Mendes went on to act in many more films.
#5. Fearless Female
Mendes’s fearless nature landed her in music videos such as Will Smith’s Miami and Aerosmith’s Hole in My Soul. In 2007, Cosmopolitan named Mendes it’s Fun Fearless Female of the Year.
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#6. School and college
She attended Hoover High School in Glendale and later attended California State University, Northridge to study marketing, but dropped out after meeting boyfriend Zedrick Threatt, who helped her to begin an acting career.
#7. Revlon Cosmetics
She is employed by Revlon Cosmetics as an international spokeswoman. Revlon recognized Eva’s stunning beauty by signing her to appear in internationally focused advertisements for Revlon hair and cosmetics products as part of a team of beautiful celebrities.
#8. Her Goals
Eva’s goals are to improve her acting skills by working with such contemporary directors/filmmakers as Steven Soderbergh, Spike Jonze andPedro Almodóvar, and learning from such renowned directors as Federico Fellini and Michelangelo Antonioni.
#9. Her Career
Eva originally focused on a career in marketing and interior design rather than Hollywood. She was “discovered” accidentally by an agent who happened upon Eva’s photos.
#10. Hair Styles
Eva is blessed with a great head of hair that she wears in a variety of styles ranging from flirty ponytails to big hair ala Bridgette Bardot. When Eva wears a flirty ponytail she often has a “mini quaff” at the top to give her crown a saucy lift.