And we found Rachel through an audition process and she was wonderful. Not long after the couple's first breakup, Gosling did an interview with in which he said that their relationship was nothing like the one in the movie, no matter how much people wanted to believe it was.A lot of studios wouldn’t have had the courage to put two relatively unknown people in a movie like this. "People do Rachel and me a disservice by assuming we were anything like the people in that movie. (“It’s complicated,” you had to tell your fictional best friend Reese Witherspoon over imagined brunch.) While Mendes and Gosling stay mum on the subject of their relationship, which dates back to their days filming 2012’s magazine, Mendes explained the thought process behind naming their daughters Amada and Esmeralda Amada.“My grandmother’s name is Amada, and Esmeralda Amada is the name of our oldest,” the actress revealed.“We had a few names picked out for our new baby, and when she was born, we didn’t feel like those names were her. When we looked at her, we thought, ‘Aww, Amadita.’”Even though both girls are under the age of two, Mendes said that she and Gosling are nurturing the sisters’ relationship.Eva Mendes checks her phone as she steps out on Tuesday afternoon (June 6) in Beverly Hills, Calif.
So we will just have to imagine a television always tuned to ice hockey and maple leaves wallpapering the nursery. Mendes gave a low-key interview about motherhood that November.‘I always request to be close to a half-eaten omelette at all times,’ he deadpans.He deliberates over which chair to take, joking about our interview feng shui.In those days, both actors were relatively unknown in Hollywood, and Cassavetes said he took a chance on them even though not everyone thought they were right for the parts.“When I told [New Line Cinema] I wanted to hire Ryan for the lead, they kind of looked at me like I was out of my mind.