Camila Mendes - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 8, 2022

Camila Mendes
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Riverdale (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $4 million

Personal Details

Born on : June 29, 1994 (age 28)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Camila Carraro Mendes
Birth Place: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: Victor Mendes
Mother's Name: Gisele Mendes
Siblings: 1

Kiara Moreno (older sister)

High School: American Heritage School
University: New York University Tisch School of the Arts
Ethnicity: Brazilian
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.57 meter (5 feet 2 inch)
Weight: 54 kg (119.05 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 6 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 35 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 34
Cup Size: B

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Who is Camila Mendes?

Camila Mendes is an actress by profession and American by nationality. Raised by Brazilian parents she speaks fluent Portuguese and is best known for starring in CW’s drama TV series Riverdale as Veronica Lodge.

Camila Mendes – Age, Parents, Siblings

Camila Mendes’ birth took place on June 29, 1994, in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA. She was born Camila Carraro Mendes to her mother Gisele Mendes, a flight attendant, and her father Victor Mendes. Mendes, a business executive. She is not the only child of her Brazilian parents and has a sibling, an older sister Kiara Moreno.

Growing up she moved 16 times and lived for a year in Brazil when she was 10 years old. 

young Camila Mendes (right) with her older sister and grandmother (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Camila Mendes attended American Heritage School. She went on to study at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, at the same time as her Riverdale co-star Cole Sprouse but did not know each other at school. Mendes is also friends with singer Maggie Rogers. She graduated from the same in 2016 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Her ethnicity is Brazilian.

Camila Mendes – Boyfriend, Relationship

She was in a three-year relationship with director Ian Wallace from 2013 to 2016. After breaking up with her longtime boyfriend she went on to date Victor Houston in 2018. Actor Charles Melton is also an ex-boyfriend of Camila Mendes had dated him between 2018 and 2019.

Camila Mendes dated Grayson Vaughan from 2020 to 2021.

Camila Mendes, Charles Melton (Image: Getty Images)

Camila Mendes – Career

Early Days

Camila Mendes’ first acting job was in a commercial for the international furniture brand IKEA. Soon after graduating from NYU she auditioned for a role in Riverdale and was cast in the TV series as Veronica Lodge. This is considered his breakthrough role.

Series, Films

Since her rise to fame, Camila Mendes has starred in movies The New Romantic (2018), The Perfect Date (2019), Coyote Lake (2019), Palm Springs (2020), and Dangerous Lies (2020). She has also voiced Tessa Rose in a 2020 episode of The Simpsons.

Moreover, the actress has appeared in the music video for Maggie Rogers’ Give a Little and in Side Effects by The Chainsmokers feat Emily Warren.


On Dangerous Lies, Camila Mendes starred alongside Jessie Usher, Cam Gigandet, and Sasha Alexander.

KJ Apa, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Lili Reinhart in Riverdale (Image: Seventeen Magazine)

Camila Mendes – Awards, Nominations

Camila Mendes has won Teen Choice Awards (2017) and has been nominated for MTV Movie & TV Awards (2018), People's Choice Awards (2018), and Teen Choice Awards (2018, 2019).

Camila Mendes – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth is estimated to be around $4 million while the figure for her annual salary is not known.

Camila Mendes – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, and Twitter, Camila Mendes with millions of followers but seems to be absent from Facebook.

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