Hometown: Miami, Florida
Veronica Lodge in “Riverdale”
Camila Mendes stars as Veronica Lodge in The CW’s drama “Riverdale.”
Mendes starred in “The New Romantic,” alongside Jessica Barden, which premiered at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. She recently completed production on Awesomeness Film’s “The Stand In” and “Falcon Lake,” which was directed by Sara Seligman.
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.
When she is not filming the series in Vancouver, Mendes splits her time between Los Angeles, New York and Miami.