Penélope Cruz Sánchez is a Spanish actress, born April 24, 1974, best known for such movies as Blow, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Bandidas, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, and every film Pedro Almodóvar has made in the past decade.Married to A-list actor Javier Bardem since 2010, and in 2011 gave birth to their first child, a boy who will presumably be very handsome.She was nominated to an Academy Award for Volver and 9, won for Vicky Cristina Barcelona.
This actress provides examples of:
- Gasshole: Shown here at :25.
- Hide Your Pregnancy: During the filming of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
- I Am Not Pretty: Provides the page image. Which just proves how much she knows.
- Making Use of the Twin: Her nearly identical sister Mónica acted as a double of her in some scenes of On Stranger Tides in order to hide her pregnancy. She has also been a punctual Poor Man's Substitute.
- Ms. Fanservice
- Romance on the Set: With Tom Cruise on Vanilla Sky and Matthew McConaughey on Sahara. Averted with Javier Bardem, although they have acted together in films several times.
- Spicy Latina: Has played a few in her career.
- Unkempt Beauty: She's not actually mentioned in the trope entry text, but she provides the page image, proving beyond doubt that she can fit the trope.