Camila Mendes BiographyCamila Mendes is an American actress of the Brazilian origin. She became famous thanks to the role of Veronica Lodge in the TV series «Riverdale». Net worth: $4 million.
Childhood and familyCamila Carraro Mendes was born on 29 June 1994, in the small town of Charlottesville in Virginia. Camila's parents Victor and Giselle Mendez are Brazilians. She also has an older sister Vivian.
Finally, the family settled in Florida, where Mendes has spent most of her childhood.
Basically, her tattoo «to build a home» under the breast is actually connected with such an unstable state that she faced being a child. Because of their frequent relocations, Camilla realized that the only possible way to stability is to find the peace and harmony inside of her own soul instead of looking for that in the outside world. She said that her life goal is to build such a «home» inside of her.Camilla attended American Heritage School which is a private boarding school in Plantation town. In May, 2016 Mendes graduated from Tisch School of the Arts at NYU with a degree of Bachelor of Arts. Such famous actors and directors as Woody Allen, Whoopi Goldberg, Anne Hathaway and Alec Baldwin are the alumni of this famous school. While studying in Tisch Camila also enrolled for two semesters at one of the most prestigious theater school – The Stonestreet Studios Conservatory of Screen Acting and Production in New York.
Acting careerHer first acting job was the role in a commercial for IKEA.
–The two scenes they had me audition with were the closet scene with Archie, which is an intimate, nice, sweet moment, and the takedown of Cheryl in the pilot. It was fun and it felt amazing participating in that scenes. I had never felt so good about something in my life.This series is about a high school student Archie and his friends who decided to explore the small town of Riverdale and get to know all dark secrets of this mysterious place. That’s a peculiar fact, that Cole Sprouse from the series was also studying at New York University at one time with Camila, but young people had never seen each other. In Riverdale also starred such aspiring actors as K.J. Apa (Archie), Lili Reinhart and Madelaine Petsch.
According to Zoomboola.com, in 2018, Camila Mendes has been working on a comedy melodrama by Carly Ann Stone «The New Romantic», which tells the story of the girl who has nothing but troubles. In addition to the star of Riverdale, there was also starring Jessica Barden who is an actress of another popular series The End of the F***ing World.