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Mix it all together and you get that exotic, almost-white-but-not-quite ethnic look that's so hot in Hollywood right now.
It's what helped Will Smith's Hitch break big in February 2005, when it scored the best opening weekend for a romantic comedy ever and went on to become the year's 10th highest grossing film.
Why WOULD a 20 year old be so willing to pursue a woman twice his age after a casual meeting?
Why is he so mature and understanding at such a young age?
But the crucial information we're missing is why he falls for her.
We can certainly understand why Stella fell in love with that 20 year old--he's gorgeous, sincere and very mature for his age.
According to reports in the British newspaper, the Birmingham Post, Smith admitted that casting Latino Eva Mendes in the role opposite him was a strategic move, since two black stars would've limited the film's mainstream appeal and casting a Caucasian in the lead female role would've created a brouhaha amongst black women.
photo courtesy of ABC, Inc./Copyright 2006"What [black women] were happy about was that [Mendes' character] wasn't white; she was Latina," Diggs explains when asked why Will Smith's role in the film didn't draw as much cultural ire as some of the choices he's made on- and off-screen. Like, I've had people say that about my wife: ˜At least she looks Spanish.' Like that makes it a little bit better. If Will Smith had been with a lily-white woman, it would've been a completely different situation in the black community as far as females are concerned.
As she soaks in the beauty of the island, she encounters a strapping, young islander, Winston Shakespeare.
His pursuits for her turn into a hot and steamy romance that forces Stella to take personal inventory of her life and try to find a balance between her desire for love and companionship, and the responsibilities of mother and corporate executive.
Her in-laws, who are tired of Eva interfering in their lives, decide to ...