This Article is From May 10, 2016

Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling (Secretly) Welcome Second Daughter

Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling (Secretly) Welcome Second Daughter

Actors Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling during the premiere of The Place Beyond the Pines in 2012. (Image courtesy: AFP)


  • During her pregnancy, Eva Mendes chose to rarely appear in public
  • Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes' second daughter was born on April 29
  • They already have a daughter Esmeralda, born in 2014
Los Angeles: Hollywood stars Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have welcomed a second daughter, after once again keeping the pregnancy under wraps, TMZ reported.

Eva, 42, who started dating the Canadian actor in 2011, gave birth to Amada on April 29 in Santa Monica, near Los Angeles, the entertainment news site said.

Representatives for the American actress and 35-year-old Canadian star did not immediately confirm the report. They already have a daughter Esmeralda, born in 2014.

For both pregnancies, Eva, a Cuban-American born in Miami but raised in California, chose to rarely, if ever, appear in public, or appeared artfully wrapped in scarves and shawls.

Ryan met Eva on set while filming The Place Beyond the Pines, in which they played a couple with a baby. Ryan, a frequent candidate on the world's sexiest men list, is known for his roles in Drive and Crazy, Stupid, Love.

The actor - whose previous partners have included Sandra Bullock - was shortlisted for an Academy Award for 2006's Half Nelson. Ryan served up his hugely-anticipated directorial debut Lost River at the Cannes Film Festival in 2014, which had some critics screaming in pain and others singing his praise.

Last year he played an arrogant banker in The Big Short, and his police comedy The Nice Guys comes out this month.