Eva Mendes made her first splash in the entertainment business, when she appeared in Will Smith’s music video “Miami”. She finally arrived on the scene when she appeared completely nude in the award-winning and critically acclaimed film “Training Day”.mendes born on born March 5, 1974.she is an American actress.She began acting in the late 1990s, and after a series of roles in several low-end films, she broke into more mainstream Hollywood releases, such as 2 Fast 2 Furious, Hitch, We Own the Night and The Spirit.Mendes was born in Miami, Florida to Cuban parents and was raised in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale by her mother after her parents’ divorce.Mendes has said that her mother “suffered so much to make my life OK” during her early years.Her father was a car salesman and her mother, also named Eva, is now an elementary school principal. She is the youngest of four children.she has two sisters and a brother.Mendes was raised Roman Catholic and aspired to be a nun.She is also fluent in Spanish. As a child, Mendes was teased about her “buck teeth”.
Eva Mendes worked her way up through commercials to music videos, including an appearance in Will Smith’s video “Miami” and the Pet Shop Boys’ music video.in 1996 and Aerosmith’s video “Hole in My Soul” in 1997, to guest roles in soap operas and supporting film roles. Her first film appearance was in the direct-to-video Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror.She joins such actresses and models as Julianne Moore, Halle Berry and Cindy Crawford, who appear in Revlon’s television and print ads. She is also a supporter and active participant in Revlon’s campaign to raise funds for breast cancer research.On September 4, 2008, Mendes announced she was launching a line of bed linens that will be available in Macy’s stores later in the month.In October, she toured various stores in Europe including Harrods to promote Calvin Klein’s Seductive Comfort line of lingerie.Mendes appeared in the music video “The End Has No End” by the Strokes.In August 2010, Mendes appeared in a Funny or Die video spoof, selling her “S.EX. tape”.She also sang for the Funny or Die music video “Pimps Don’t Cry,” a song featured in The Other Guys, released on August 6, 2010.