Hometown: Miami, Florida
Veronica Lodge in “Riverdale”
Camila Mendes stars as Veronica Lodge in The CW’s drama “Riverdale.”
A dynamic and versatile performer, Mendes is quickly emerging as one of the entertainment industry’s brightest young talents.
Most recently, Mendes was seen starring in Netflix’s “The Perfect Date,” alongside Noah Centineo and The Orchard’s “The New Romantic,” opposite Jessica Barden.
In addition, Mendes recently wrapped production on the Netflix original film “Windfall” and the Max Barbakow directed comedy “Palm Springs,” alongside Andy Samberg and J.K. Simmons. She also wrapped production on the Sara Seligman directed film “Coyote Lake,” which was released in August 2019.
A native of Miami, Mendes booked her role on “Riverdale” while still a student at New York University’s Tisch School of Arts. She graduated in May of 2016.