Eva Mendes Biography, Age, Career, Celebrity & Net Worth

Who is Eva Mendes?

Eva de la Caridad Méndez, professionally known as Eva Mendes. Eva Mendes is an American model, actress, and fashion designer. She became famous because of her acting in movies and TV series. She is mainly famous for her roles in films such as “2 Fast 2 Furious, ” “Ghost Rider,” ” Training Day, ” “Stuck on You, ” Hitch, and The Other Guys.

She also became famous for her fashion design. She designed various fashion collections for New York and multiple companies. She has acted in more than 35 movies.

She has also worked on many music videos for artists like Will Smith. She designed for many brands, like Calvin Klein, Reebok, Pantene Shampoo, Morgan, and Cloppenburg. She has two daughters.

Personal Information

Name Eva De LA Caridad Mendez
Nick Name Eva Mendes
Date of Birth March 5, 1974
Age 50 years old
Zodiac sign Pisces
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Christian

Early life

Eva Mendes was born in Miami, Florida, on March 5, 1974. Her parents are Eva Perez Suarez and Juan Carlos Mendez. She had one brother who died because of throat cancer. Her parents are not together. Her mother raised her. Her mother served at Mann’s Chinese Theatre. After theatre, he joined an aerospace company.

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Her father was a businessman who ran a meat distribution business. Her brother’s name was Juan Carlos Mendez Jr. Her brother died in 2016 due to throat cancer. She spent her early life with her mother in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Silver Lake after her parent’s divorce.


Regarding her education, Eva Mendes attended Hoover High School in Glendale. She completed her earlier education at Hugh’s school. Then, she went to participate in college. After finishing college, she studied marketing at California University of United States, Northridge. But she was passionate about acting. So, she left the university to continue her acting career.


  • Mendes began her career in 1998. A talent manager saw her photo in his friend’s portfolio. She started her work by appearing in the horror film Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror. She could have been more impressed by her first performance. Therefore, she decided to join the acting coach. In the same year, she took on the role of a bridesmaid in the comedy film A Night at the Roxbury with Will Ferrell and Chris Kaftan.
  • In 1999, she worked with Scarlett Johansson in the fantasy family film My Brother the Pig.
  • In 2000, she appeared as an I’ll student in the slasher film Urban Legends: Final Cut.
  • Her roles in various films became popular and earned her a high income. She became famous due to her filmography. In 2001, she performed in the Steven Seagal action thriller Exit Wounds, which made over US$73 million worldwide. Her voice also got dubbed in various movies.
  • She is done with many horror movies. There she was bored doing terrible movies. In the same year, she performed in the film Training Day. After her role in training day took her more significant parts of the film, she became a Hollywood actress.
  • She earned millions of dollars for her acting in various movies. Her filmography list is given as


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Year Title Role
1998 Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror Kir
1999 My brother, the pig Matilda
2000 Urban legends: final Cut Vanessa Valdeon
2001 Exit wounds Trish
2002 It is all about Benjamin’s Gina
2003 Stuck on you

Out of time

April Mercedes

Alex Diaz Whitlock

2004 ___ _____
2005 Hitch Sara Melas
2006 Trust the Man

Knocked up

Faith Faison


2007 We own the night Amanda Juarez
2008 The spirit Sand surf
2009 Bad lieutenant: port of call New Orleans Frankie Donnenfeld
2010 The other guys Dr. Sheila gamble
2011 Fast Five Monica Fuentes
2012 Holy motors Kay .M
2014 Lost River Cat

Television Roles

Year Title Role
1998 ER Donna
1999 V.I.P Esmeralda
2000 The Disciples Maria Serrano
2012 Half the sky Herself
2013 Clear History Jennifer
2021 Bluey Yoga Instructor

 Music videos

Year Artist Title
1996 Pet shop boys Se a vida e ( That’s the. Way life is )
1997 Aerosmith Hole in My Soul
1998 Will smith Miami
2003 Ludacris Act a fool
2004 The strokes The end has no end

She is also a famous model:


Mendes is also a famous model. She appeared in different TV shows as a model, such as Aerosmith’s music video for A Hole in My Soul, Will Smith’s music video for Miami, and The Strokes, “The End Has No End.”

Moreover, she appeared in ads for Reebok shoes and Pantene shampoo. She also appeared in a clothing catalog.

Fashion Designing

Eva Mendez is also a great fashion designer. She has designed for various companies and is the director of the makeup brand CIRCA Beauty, which was launched at Walgreens in 2015.


She also made a great tribute to the field of singing. Her first song was released in 2010, titled Pimps Don’t Cry. She also appeared in a duet with CeeLo Green with the same song. She recorded, “The windmills of your mind.

Her awards  are:-


Year Title Result
2002 ALMA awards Nominated



Teen choice awards

Capri Holly Wood awards





 ALMA Award’s    Giffoni Film Festival Nominated


Body Measurement & Appearance

Height 5 feet 5 inches
Weight 56 kg
Body Size

Bra size



Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Red


Father Juan Carlos Mendez
Mother Eva Pervaiz Suarez
Siblings One sister and one brother


Ryan Gosling


Children Two daughters

Love Life & Affairs

She married Ryan Gosling, an actor, in 2011. The couple has two daughters, who were born in 2014 and 2016.

Moreover, Mendes dated music producer George Augusto in 2002 before her marriage. They broke up in 2011.

Amazing Facts

  • Mendez’s first stage name is pronounced as Ava.
  • A single mother raised her after her parent’s divorce.
  • Her voice was dubbed in various films.
  • She was selected number four in 2008 and number one in 2009.

Hobbies & Interests

  • Love for dancing
  • Singing
  • Love for music
  • Fashion Designing

Social Media

Mendes Eva is a famous social media personality. She is running her Instagram account as (@mendeseva) with 4050475 likes on her Instagram account. She usually shares her photos and videos on her account daily.

She is running her Twitter account as @MendesEva.

She also runs her YouTube account with the link, which has 231.2k views.

Eva Mendes’s Net worth

This social media personality has achieved approximately 20 million USD from her singing, fashion designing, and dancing profession. Her wealth and income are almost entirely from her career as a singer, actress, and fashion designer. She is best known for her soul work.

Name Eva Mendes
Source of Wealth Dancer, singer, actress, fashion designer, and social media Influencer
Wealth 20 Million USD


  • Eva Mendes Net Worth?

It varies from role to role and depends on her work type. Her estimated net worth is 20 million USD.

  • Which nationality does Eva Mendes have?

Eva Mendes has American nationality.

  • What religion does Eva Mendes have?

She was born to a Christian family.

  • What is the Name of  Eva Mendez’s mother?

Her mother’s Name is Eva Perez Suarez.

  • How many kids are Eva Mendes?

She has 2 daughters Esmeralda Amada (born 2014) and Amada Lee (born 2016).

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