She just finished the production of her upcoming film “How to Catch a Monster,” and now Eva Mendes is gracing the cover of Net-A-Porter”s The Edit.
While donning designer garb from Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci for the David Bellemere-shot spread, the “Hitch” beauty opened up about the film that changed her career and her relationship with actor Ryan Gosling.
Check out a few hightlights from Miss Mendes” interview below. For more, be sure to visit The Edit!
On “The Place Beyond the Pines”:
“It was the first time I felt like I”d played a real person. When I saw the film, I thought, “Oh my God, that”s a real woman with real struggles and torture behind her eyes.” That was big for me.”
On Penelope Cruz:
“I”d love to work with Penelope Cruz on an Almodóvar film. Penelope”s kind of the greatest. I believe in planting seeds. If you genuinely love somebody”s work, I think you should tell them.”
“I”m sorry. I”m shutting down. I”m such a weirdo. I literally lose my ability to speak – and you were doing so well.”