Eva Mendes on Quitting Acting

Eva Mendes on Quitting Acting

Eva Mendes, who left the acting business nearly ten years ago, has no immediate plans to return.

She admitted, "I became tired of competing for the excellent roles."

She and her partner Ryan Gosling soon began a family.

Esmeralda and Amanda, their daughters, are born to them.

I love a clean kitchen, I don't know if it's a Cuban thing or what," Mendes said.

I love a clean kitchen, I don't know if it's a Cuban thing or what," Mendes said.

She recalls her mother doing weekend housekeeping.