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About Penelope Cruz

Penélope Cruz Sánchez (Birth: April 28, 1974) is a Spanish-born American film actress. She is the winner of the 81st Academy Awards (Oscar Awards 2009) for Actress in a Supporting Role category for her role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

Personal Biography

Penelope likes being dressed in the designs made by Chanel and Valentino.

In October 08, her brother announced she intends to adopt an Indian baby.

Relationship with co-stars

Cruz earned a name for dating her co-stars but she denies falling in love. She moved close with Nicolas Cage in Captain Corelli's Mandolin, Matt Damon in All the Pretty Horses, and, most famously, Tom Cruise in Vanilla Sky.

Cruz went on to have a three-year relationship with Cruise, and then dated Matthew McConaughey, her co-star in Sahara.

Relationship with Javier Bardem

Cruz and actor Javier Bardem have dated and later got married. For more information on their relationship, read Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem.


In August 09, reports are out that Cruz is four months pregnant and is expecting her first child with partner Javier Bardem. Cruz refused to comment on the rumour. In September 09, Cruz admitted she wants kids in future.

In July 2010, her representative dismissed reports that she is pregnant with her first child from husband Javier Bardem.

Other Personal Information

Professional Biography

Movies / Filmography

  • G-Force (October 09)

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Penelope Cruz got a nomination for the Golden Globe 2009 for the 'Supporting Actress' category for the movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

Other Professional Information

Other information

  • Cruz is spotted at the red carpet of Spanish film Broken Embraces in Madrid along with director Pedro Almodovar

Penelope Cruz in News

LANCOME and DELSEY Renew Partnership
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DELSEY,, the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, is partnering with Lancôme, the luxury beauty brand that is part of the L'Oreal group. Their complimentary points-based loyalty program -- Lancôme Elite Rewards -- allows members to earn points every time they shop, connect and share, both in stores and online

Wed Like a Celebrity on a Dream Locale in The Bahamas
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - May 19, 2014) - Sixteen engaged couples are being offered the chance of a lifetime to exchange wedding vows celebrity style in The Islands Of The Bahamas

Unified Pictures Launches Genre Label Red Band Films
Unified Pictures focuses on the ever-growing genre audience and launches targeted label Red Band Films where feature length films will be developed and created with the genre-specific audience in mind.

Enderby Entertainment's Tony-Seven Films to Produce Four Films for Viva Pictures and Uncork'd Entertainment's 2013 Horror Series
The independent film, television and digital media company, Enderby Entertainment has inked a deal with Viva Pictures and Uncork'd Entertainment to produce four Tony-Seven Films projects in conjunction with a current horror series to include 15 films for 2013.

What's Making Money at Top Hotels and Resorts These Days? Honey
Hotels from Paris and Beijing to the rooftops of New York and San Francisco are benefitting from the buzz of beekeeping owing to a new trend in hotel attractions and amenities putting money on the honey at top properties.

I don't do crazy diets, says Penelope Cruz
Penelope Cruz has said that she doesn't believe in dieting, and instead relies on home cooked meals to keep herself trim.

Penelope Cruz enjoys being housewife
Penelope Cruz has revealed that being a housewife is the "best thing in the world" and loves staying at home to cook and clean.

Eva Longoria and toyboy Eduardo Cruz call it quits again
Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz have split after an on-off relationship, which lasted 16 months, a representative has confirmed.

Penelope Cruz keeps waistline slim with fresh food
Penelope Cruz has revealed that she doesn't believe in following diets and instead relies on home cooked meals to keep herself trim.

Paul McCartney supports campaign to save Arctic region
Sir Paul McCartney, actor Robert Redford and boy band One Direction are among celebrities who are backing the Greenpeace campaign which plans to have the Arctic region declared a sanctuary by the United Nations.

'Old man' Woody Allen still 'wants to be one who gets the girl'
Woody Allen's various connections to high-profile actresses much younger to him have been a mainstay of his career, but "while he gets older, they stay the same age".

I enjoy being alone in kitchen more than anything else, says Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria, who's cookbook has proved that she is no flash in the pan when it comes to serving up delicious food, has revealed that foodstuff and cooking are comforting to her.

I'm the worst dater ever, says Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria has confessed to being terrible at dating, and insists she can understand the reason as to why people turn to dating shows to find a partner.

Penelope Cruz intends to work on just one movie a year
Penelope Cruz says her priorities have changed since she became a mother and the actress has now decided to make just "one movie a year".

Penelope Cruz admits she worries too much
Penelope Cruz has confessed to worrying too much and has said that it is her top priority to banish anxious thoughts.

Penelope Cruz finds love scene with Meryl Streep 'most interesting ever'
Penelope Cruz has described getting semi-n*ked and climbing on top of Meryl Streep, for a French Vogue photo shoot in 2010, as her best love scene.

Longoria and Cruz spotted on dinner date 'after splitting just weeks ago'
Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz, who had reportedly split just a few weeks ago after dating for a year, were seen dining out in West Hollywood on Sunday night.

Kim Kardashian slams InTouch mag over claims of 'stealing' Longoria's ex
Kim Kardashian is setting the record straight regarding an InTouch magazine headline that claims the reality star is after Eva Longoria's ex boyfriend Eduardo Cruz.

Eva Longoria 'very excited' about her life post split
Eva Longoria, who recently celebrated turning 37 with friends, insists that she is 'very excited' about her life.

Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz not together anymore
Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz have reportedly split, ending a romantic year together.

Michael Douglas joins list of Oscar presenters
Michael Douglas will be one of the presenters at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony on February 26, according to the producers of this year's awards show.

Penelope Cruz joins PETA's campaign against fur trade
Penelope Cruz is the latest celebrity to join hands with PETA for its anti-fur campaign in US.

Tom Cruise's daughter Suri tops list of most influential celebrity children
Tom Cruise's daughter Suri Cruise has topped the list of the twenty most influential celebrity children, while David and Victoria Becham's toddler Harper Beckham came at second place.

Eva Longoria feels 'lucky' to have Eduardo post divorce
Eva Longoria has admitted that she feels "lucky" to have found love with Eduardo Cruz.

Penelope Cruz enjoying 'complete' motherhood
Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar has said that motherhood has changed Penelope Cruz in a major way.

Eva Longoria slams Matt Barnes dating rumour
Eva Longoria has shot down reports suggesting that she has found another basketball lover - LA Lakers forward Matt Barnes.

Divorce helps Eva Longoria to find herself
Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria, who split from basketball star Tony Parker after three years of marriage in November 2010, seems to have moved on with her life.

Eva Longoria sceptical about remarriage
'Desperate Housewives' actress, Eva Longoria has revealed that she would be happy to get married again, but believes only God knows if she will.

Eva Longoria ready to marry again?
Eva Longoria is said to be ready to marry again.

Javier Bardem calls for strict international laws to stop film piracy
Oscar winner Javier Bardem has urged government officials around the world to introduce a new international treaty to curb movie piracy and protect actors' rights.

Woody Allen to star in his new flick 'The Bop Decameron'
Director Woody Allen is all set to star in his new upcoming movie 'The Bop Decameron'.

Woody Allen laments not being able to 'play love interest' in his own movies
Director Woody Allen has expressed his desire to 'play the love interest' in one of his own movies, but laments that he no longer can portray such roles.

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