Eva Mendes was born in Miami Florida in 1974. Eva first began performing in music videos but got her first role in acting in children in the corn 5 in 1998. A more memorable film came from her role in Night at the Roxbury. In 2001 she was in training day. Followed by roles in 2 Fast 2 Furious, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Stuck on You, Out of Time and Hitch. She also became a spokesperson for Revlon. She has since had many other film roles.