Heritage: Cuban-American. Education: started attending Cal State Northridge, but dropped out to pursue an acting career. When she was a student at Cal State Northridge, she was accidentally discovered when an agent happened to notice her picture in her photographer friend's portfolio.
Eva Mendes born 5, is an American actress. Contents 1 Biography 1. She is the youngest of four children she has two sisters and a brother.
You might think an actress who has recently come into her own, after languishing for several years in unfortunate movies "A Night at the Roxbury," "Urban Legends: Final Cut" and her indelible debut, "Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror"would want to distance herself as much as possible from the struggling-actress mold. In the upcoming "Stuck on You," Mendes says she is thrilled to be playing what she describes as "a wannabe actress," complete with "big, fake boobs. The year-old says she relished the role because, not long ago, she felt similar desperation trying to break into quality movies. But now, quite suddenly, Mendes is popping up everywhere, and not just in bad sequels to bad movies.
The s-era "We Own the Night" revolves around Bobby, the black sheep of his family. Instead of becoming a decorated cop like his brother Joseph Mark Wahlberg and father, Burt Robert DuvallBobby is the manager of a successful disco. He and Amada drink, smoke marijuana and snort cocaine with abandon.
Fame came quickly, rocketing her from B-movie actress via mostly forgettable TV shows to an eye-catching breakthrough part in the gritty cop drama Training Day, opposite an Oscar-winning performance from Denzel Washington as a rogue detective. She agonised before taking the role of his wife, because she only had two scenes and for one of them she had to be nude - potentially the kiss of death for a young actress with ambitions for a serious career. I went full-frontal - and back!
If there was a female celebrity version of Mr. Skin, it would have to be the deliciously sexy Eva Mendes. She was a winner right out of the gate: her very first nude scene in Training Day was full-frontal!
Eva Mendes lying completely nude on a bed as the door is opened, her bare butt and then her breasts visible as she sits back and partially covers up with a pillow. We then see full-frontal nudity from Eva in the background as she climbs off the bed. From Training Day. Ghost Rider star Eva Mendes reclining on a couch as she masturbates and a guy kneels down beside her, pulling her dress to reveal her right breast and nipple.
Her big breakthrough came playing Denzel Washington 's wife in the film Training Day Her other hits include Stuck on You and Hitch MaximAskMen.
What everybody knows about this year-old Latino mama is the obvious— she is hot, hot, hot. If you are not interested in decorative pillows, jar candles, and ornamented picture frames, then you probably would care for some statistics. The readers of Glamour magazine voted the actress best known for her roles as Sara in Training Day and Sara again!