“If you’re WEARING something SHORT, no cleavage or anything SUPER-FITTED”
beloved late grandmother.
When composing an outfit for the evening, Mendes adheres to two basic rules: “If you go short, no cleavage or anything super-fitted; if you’re covered from head to toe, you can go as fitted as you like.” She also has rules for deflecting questions about her romantic life. Mendes reveals that shooting has wrapped on How to Catch a Monster and that it was “an incredible experience”, but that’s all she’ll say. “I’m not trying to be cagey or protective,” she insists. “But when I go through something that has such an impact on me, it’s tough for me to articulate.”
When I ask what drew her to the role of Cat (“the Carmen Miranda of a theater club loosely based on Paris’ Grand Guignol and Hell Cafe”) in Gosling’s dark fantasy