Eva Mendes Set to Star in Ryan Gosling's "How to Catch A Monster"

Concentrating on making her flight on time, Eva Mendes arrived at LAX Airport in Los Angeles on Wednesday (February 6).

The “Training Day” star looked downward in a black sweater, suede pants, and a black wide-rimmed hat as she headed through the busy terminal.

Recently, the 38-year-old girlfriend of hunky Ryan Gosling got a boost from her beau when he decided to cast her in his directorial debut, “How to Catch a Monster.”

Also written by the “Notebook” star, the movie is described as being set against the surreal dreamscape of a vanishing city.Billy, a single mother of two, is swept into a macabre and dark fantasy underworld while her teenage son discovers a secret road leading to an underwater town.