Mendes was raised a Roman Catholic and at one time even considered becoming a Catholic nun. Mendes was disappointed in her performance and soon hired an acting coach. While her sole film release in was the crime comedy All About the Benjamins , in which she played the girlfriend of a con artist, Mendes had roles on four studio feature films released throughout The film was a moderate commercial success,  and Roger Ebert , in his review for the film, described Mendes' role as a "curiously forgiving character, who feels little rancor for the straying [husband] and apparently still likes him; maybe there would have been more suspense if she were furious with him". She starred with Will Smith , as the love interest of a professional dating consultant, in her next film, Hitch , making her one of the first minority actors to play the lead in a mainstream romantic comedy.
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