Her slender frame makes her the object of envy for many.
But there is one woman who doesn’t appreciate Eva Mendes’ skinny figure – her mother.
‘I’ll do anything for a role,’ the actress tells the October issue of Lucky magazine. ‘For The Place Beyond The Pines, I exercised a lot. I wanted my character to feel really depleted.
‘My mom didn’t understand why I would want to look that way. She’s constantly telling me I’m too skinny!’