The Spanish actress and model Penelope Cruz Sanchez was born on 28th April 1974. Her interest in acting evolved after seeing the film Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! and then Penelope started her struggle to become an actress. Finally, she began her acting career at the age of sixteen on television. In 1992, Cruz appeared in her debut film Jamon, Jamon with a lead role. The film earned positive reviews and as well provided her a platform to gain more success in the Hollywood. Later on, she performed variety of roles in different films including The Girl of Your Dreams, Women on Top and The Hi-Lo Country. But her breakthrough came with the release of the films All the Pretty Horses, Blow, Volver and Vanilla Sky, the films bestowed her with commercial success and fame. Penelope won several awards and nominations during her career such as Academy Award and Golden Globe Award. Philanthropically, she always supported different charities and donated her money for this cause. As for her personal life, Penelope Cruz is married to actor Javier Bardem and the couple has two children together.
Penelope Cruz Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Penélope Cruz Sánchez
- Nicknames: Pe
- Date of Birth: April 28, 1974
- Birthplace: Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain
- Occupation: Actress, Model
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Penelope Cruz Family Details:
- Father: Eduardo Cruz
- Mother: Encarna Sanchez
- Siblings: Mónica Cruz, Eduardo Cruz, Salma Cruz Moreno
- Spouse: Javier Bardem (m. 2010)
- Children: Luna Encinas Cruz, Leo Encinas Cruz
Penelope Cruz Career Highlights:
- First Film: Jamón, jamón (1992)
- First TV Show: Framed (1992)
Penelope Cruz Body Measurements:
Spanish Actress Penelope Cruz body measurements complete details are listed below including her height, weight, dress, bra and shoe size.
- Height: 5′ 6″ (168 cm)
- Weight: 62 kg (137 pounds)
- Bra Size: 32C
- Shoe Size: 7 (US)
- Dress Size: 8 (US)
- Body Measurements: 35-27-35
Penelope Cruz Interesting Facts:
- The actress is vegetarian.
- Penelope Cruz love’s cats.
- She is fond of sleeping and can easily sleep for long hours.