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Penélope Cruz

Penélope Cruz was born in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain on 28 April 1974. Her born name Penélope Cruz Sánchez and she also known as Penélope Cruz. She is a Spanish actress and model. At the age of 15, she made her first acting debut in a music video for the Spanish pop group Mecano’s song “La Fuerza del Destino” in 1989. She appeared in the Spanish comedy film named Love Can Seriously Damage Your Health in 1997. In 2000 she appeared in Woman on Top in the lead female role as Isabelle, a world-class chef who has suffered from motion sickness since birth and that was her first American lead role. In 2006 she became a spokesmodel for French cosmetics company L’Oréal to promote products such as the L’Oréal Paris hair dye Natural Match and also L’Oreal mascara products. Cruz is married to Javier Bardem. Bardem was her co-star in her breakthrough role as Silvia in Jamón, Jamón, as well as starring alongside her in Vicky Cristina Barcelona. In January 2011 she gave birth to her first child named Leonardo in Los Angeles and then in July 2013 she gave birth to their second child named Luna, in Madrid.


  • Name: Penélope Cruz Sánchez
  • Other name: Penélope Cruz
  • Born: 28 April 1974
  • Star Sign: Taurus
  • Birth Place: Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches
  • Education:
  • Profession: Actress, Model
  • Nationality: Spanish
  • Language: Spanish, English


  • Spouse: Javier Bardem (m. 2010)
  • Children: Luna Encinas Cruz, Leo Encinas Cruz
  • Siblings: Mónica Cruz, Eduardo Cruz, Salma Cruz Moreno

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