Salome Jens has appeared in lead roles on Broadway in Far Country, Night Life, The Disenchanted, Patriot For Me, A Lie of the Mind. She played the lead roles in Joe Papp's production of A Winter's Tale, and Anthony and Cleopatra at the Stratford Festival in Connecticut. C., and this past season appeared in Chekhov 's The Seagull and Play Strindberg by Dürrematt. Jens ' numerous television appearances include episodes of L. Law, Mac Gyver, Cagney and Lacey, Gunsmoke, and many more.
So when tabloid columist Sara Melas decides to uncover the secret behind the relationships unlikely sucess, she's shocked to discover that Alex Hitchens, the charming young man she's been dating, is the legendary date doctor himself.
Family relationships and attachments are not as important to her as they are to most people and Mendes often considers her friends closer to her than her blood relatives.
Certainly, Mendes' sympathy and concern extends much beyond her immediate family.
She is not easily moved by emotional displays and can be curiously detached from her own emotions and those of others.
It is almost as if she could turn her feelings on and off at will; Eva should be careful not to leave the switch "off" too often, for she could easily become too impersonal.