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Eva Mendes may return to performing – beneath very particular situations.
The actress, who took an almost 10-year break from Hollywood, appeared on “The View” Tuesday and mentioned what it might take for her to do TV and movies once more.
“I have such a short list of what I will do,” the 48-year-old defined. “Like before kids, I kind of was up for anything – I mean, if it was a fun project. But now I won’t do violence, I don’t want to do sexuality. I don’t want to do… the list is short.”
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The mom of two’s final performing function was in 2014’s “The Lost River,” which was written, co-produced and directed by longtime accomplice Ryan Gosling. The pair share daughters Esmeralda, 7, and Amada, 6.
In 2021, Mendes additionally voiced a yoga teacher on an episode of the ABC Children animated sequence “Bluey.”
When Mendes was requested if she would think about taking over “a special project” that met her standards, she replied, “I hope so. It has to be nice and clean.”
Co-host Whoopi Goldberg steered, “stuff like Disney does.” The “Hitch” star exclaimed, “Disney! Perfect.”
Earlier this month, Mendes opened up on “Today with Hoda & Jenna” about her most vital function – that of mother.
“Something really crazy happened,” Mendes instructed Kotb, 57, of getting youngsters in her 40s. “I met Ryan Gosling, I fell in love with Ryan Gosling, and then I was like, ‘Oh right. I want your babies.’”
Mendes and Gosling, 41, met on the set of 2012’s “The Place Beyond the Pines.” They’re identified for maintaining their relationship – and household life – personal.
“But really consciously I did want to wait until I was a bit older,” Mendes continued. “I just didn’t feel – really it wasn’t until I met Ryan and fell in love. But also as a woman, I just wasn’t ready. It’s such a personal choice for a woman, obviously. Then you run the risk of… you’re always running a risk. When I was pregnant there was always something to worry about. But thankfully I had really healthy pregnancies and I was happy I waited.”