Eva Mendes is fuelling rumours that she secretly married Ryan Gosling after referring to the actor as her “husband” in a recent interview.

The “Hitch’ star was appearing on “Today Australia” when she was asked about her time Down Under. 

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“I’m loving it here,” said Mendes. 

“Everybody is amazing, everybody is welcoming us, it’s been so beautiful. My husband Ryan is here … and our children are here, we’re having the best time,” she continued.

Mendes and Gosling are parents to daughters Esmeralda, 8, and Amada, 6.

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Mendes also joked about Gosling after seeing a shirtless clip of him from “Crazy, Stupid, Love”.

“Yeah, that’s my life, unfortunately. And he’s a great cook and he bakes. I got the short end of the stick, didn’t I,” she added.

The update comes after Mendes took to Instagram to share a photo of her tattoo.

The inking, which she held across her face, featured the words “de Gosling”.