Eva Mendes (born March 5, 1974) is a UsefulNotes/{{Cuba}}n-American actress best known for such movies as ''Film/TheSpirit'', ''Film/StuckOnYou'', and ''Film/TheOtherGuys''.
!!Tropes related to her works:

* LatinLover
* MsFanservice: She even appears in a full frontal in her arguable breakout role (''Film/TrainingDay'').
* OldShame: One of her first roles was in ''Film/ChildrenOfTheCornVFieldsOfTerror''. After seeing it, she was so appalled by her performance, she sought acting classes.
* SoBeautifulItsACurse[=/=]ReluctantFanserviceGirl: She has commented many times on how she is kept from being taken seriously as an actress because of her attractive appearance. Yet, she has also mentioned how she's not afraid to turn up the sexuality if it's needed to secure a role.
* SpicyLatina