Camila Mendes is a Brazilian-American actress. She graduated from New York University Tisch School of the Arts. Afterwards, she pursued acting jobs with her first being in an IKEA commercial. She then attended many auditions for parts on television. After auditioning for several roles on both the big and small screen, her efforts paid up after landing the role of Veronica Lodge on Riverdale. Riverdale is The CW’s new show which features characters from Archie Comics. Its first season received positive reviews from critics. Its second season will premier in October 2017. Riverdale is also her first and only acting work so far.