Penélope Cruz is an actress, producer, writer, director and model from Spain. She has many recognized roles and she won the Oscars for her performance in “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” movie. Go on reading to know Penélope Cruz’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Penélope Cruz Early Life
Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born on April 28, 1974 in Alcobendas city in Spain. Her father Eduardo Cruz worked as a car mechanic, sales person and retailer but he passed away in 2015 because of a heart attack, and her mother Encarna Sánchez is known as a hairdresser as well as a personal manager.
Penélope Cruz was mostly grown and raised in her hometown in Spain. She has 1 brother and 1 sister, singer Eduardo Cruz and the actress and dancer Mónica Cruz. Penélope Cruz has a step sister from her father’s side, her name is Salma Cruz Moreno and she was born in 2012. She studied dancing, mainly ballet for years while training on theaters.
Penélope Cruz has been into marriage, relationships and has children that we know of and that is confirmed. She has been married to the Oscar winning actor and producer Javier Bardem since 2010. Penélope and Javier have 1 daughter and 1 son together, Luna Encinas Cruz was born on July 22, 2013 and Leo Encinas Cruz was born on January 22, 2011.
Penélope Cruz has been in relationships with the actor and producer Tom Cruise, actor and model Matthew McConaughey, Spanish businessman Gigi Sarasola, and with the Spanish musician Nacho Cano.
Penélope Cruz Career, Awards & Achievement
Penélope Cruz first appeared in a music video for a song by a band named Mecano. Following a few guest acting roles, she made her debut starring movie role in the comedy drama movie “Jamón Jamón”.
Penélope Cruz gained more and more recognition for starring in the crime movie “Blow” and in the science fiction psychological thriller movie “Vanilla Sky”. She won the Oscars for her performance and role in the Spanish American comedy drama romance movie “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”.
Penélope Cruz’s 2018 plus movies including a movie titled “Dolor y Gloria”, psychological thriller “Everybody Knows” and an action thriller spy titled “355”. She also appear in the crime TV series “American Crime Story”.
Awards & Achievements
Penélope Cruz has more than 150 award wins and nominations in her credit. She has won the Oscars in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” movie which she received many other awards for. Penélope Cruz has won many awards in Spain and internationally.
Net Worth of Penélope Cruz
The Spanish actress and model Penélope Cruz net worth is estimated to $70 million and is increasing continuously. She made her wealth from her work as a model and from starring mostly in movies. Penélope Cruz estimated annual salary and earnings for her work for L’Oreal cosmetics is around $2 million.
Penélope Cruz is one of Spain’s most successful actresses of all time. She currently has over 70 credited acting roles that are mostly in movies. Penélope Cruz is now happily living with her husband Javier Bardem and their children.