Caption: Penélope Cruz at event of I Roma su meile (2012)
Actress, Soundtrack, Producer
Born: April 28, 1974
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Known for: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011), Volver (2006), Vanilla Sky (2001), Blow (2001)
Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to focus her energies on dance. After studying ...