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Full NamePenelope Cruz
First NamePenelope
Last NameCruz
Birth NamePenélope Cruz Sánchez
ProfessionActress and Model
Birth CityAlcobendas, Community of Madrid
Birth CountrySpain
Father NameEduardo Cruz
Father ProfessionSalesperson
Mother NameEncarna Sánchez
Mother ProfessionHairdresser
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJavier Bardem
No Of Children2
FilmographyVanilla Sky,Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,Volver,Vicky Cristina Barcelona,Blow,American Crime Story,Our Planet,Tracey Ullman's State of the Union
EducationEscuela de Interpretación de Cristina Rota and Madrid Royal Conservatory
Height168 cm
Facebook Profile
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Date of BirthApril 28,1974
Age46 years
Married DateJuly,2010

Penelope Cruz is a popular Spanish actress and model best known for playing the role of Sofia Serrano in the movie Vanilla Sky.  

Similarly, she is also famous as Raimunda on the film Volver. She has also worked in movies such as Vicky Cristina Barcelona and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.   

Net Worth And Salary 

45-year-old Penelope Cruz is estimated at $55 million as of 2019. All of her earnings are collected from her eminent acting and modelling career.   

In 2001, she received a $2,000,000 salary from the film Vanilla Sky.   

Spanish Actress And Model Penelope Cruz
Spanish Actress And Model Penelope Cruz

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On the other hand, she earned $1,600,000 from an appearance on Sahara in 2005. A year later, she gathered $2 million of salary as the face of L'Oreal cosmetics.  


As of 2019, Penelope Cruz lives in Madrid, Spain whose value is not less than a million. Prior to this, Cruz purchased a lavish mansion in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles for $250,000. 

Penelope Cruz's Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles house sold for $3.15 million in 2011
Penelope Cruz's Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles house sold for $3.15 million in 2011

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The estate features 3,334 square feet, three bedrooms, and four bathrooms. The villa was on a market price of $2.88 million, and in 2010 it was listed for $3.695 million. Finally, she sold the property for $3.15 million in 2011. 

Raised By Salesperson And Hairdresser Parents

Penelope Cruz aka Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born on April 28, 1974, in Alcobendas, Community of Madrid, Spain. Her father Eduardo Cruz is a salesperson and mother Encarna Sánchez is a hairdresser.

Her sister, Monica Cruz, is an actress while her brother, Eduardo Cruz, is a popular singer.   

Penelope Cruz and her sister Monica Cruz
Penelope Cruz and her sister Monica Cruz

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Regarding her education, Penelope attended Escuela de Interpretación de Cristina Rota and Madrid Royal Conservatory.   

Personal Life

Penelope Cruz has been married to an actor Javier Bardem since July 2010.  

Penelope Cruz with her husband Javier Bardem and children
Penelope Cruz with her husband Javier Bardem and children

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To date, the couple is happily living their conjugal life and shares two children named Luna Encinas Cruz and Leo Encinas Cruz.  

Began Career As A Model

5 feet 6 inches tall Penelope Cruz began her career as a model when she was only 15 years old in 1989. She then has been contributing to a modelling and acting field.   

In 1992, Cruz made a professional debut as an actress in 1992 with the film Jamón Jamón. Then she worked in films like Belle Epoque, Open Your Eyes, The Girl of Your Dream, and Woman on Top.  

Finally, in 2001, the actress grabbed the limelight after playing Sofia Serrano in the film Vanilla Sky along with the stars like Tom Cruise, Kurt Russell, Jason Lee, Noah Taylor, and Cameron Diaz. After that, she began getting offers for more movies and acted in the selective ones.        

Here are some lists of Spanish actress' few commercials films along with its box office collections.

MoviesBudgetBox Office Earning
Woman on Top$8 million$10.2 million
Vanilla Sky$68 million$203.4 million
Captain Corelli's Mandolin$57 million$62,112,895
Blow$53 million$83.3 million
Gothika$40 million$141.6 million
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides$410.6 million (gross), $378.5 million (net)$1.046 billion
Murder on the Orient Express$55 million$352.8 million

Additionally, she is a part of TV series American Crime Story, Our Planet, Tracey Ullman's State of the Union, and Framed

Brand Endorsements And Instagram Earning

The stunning model Cruz has appeared in various TV commercials. She has promoted several brands such as Freixenet Cava,  Ralph Lauren Glamourous, Lux Super Rich (Japan), and Coca-Cola.      

Spanish Model Penelope Cruz in the print ad of L'Oreal Cosmetic
Spanish Model Penelope Cruz in the print ad of L'Oreal Cosmetic

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Additionally, Penelope also has a deal with The ONE Campaign, L’Oreal hairspray, Nespresso, and New Super Mario Bros. 2. Likewise, she is also featured in print ads of L'Oreal, Sean by Sean Combs clothing line, and Tresor Perfume by Lancome.   

As of November 2019, Cruz has 4.9 million followers, with an engagement rate of 1.66% on Instagram. As per the Influencer Market Hub, she earns $9,828 to $16,380 per sponsor post.  

One Of The Supporters Of UNICEF

Gorgeous Penelope Cruz is one of the supporters of UNICEF like Kristen Bell, Brad Pitt, Katy Perry, Zendaya Coleman, Jennifer Lopez, and others. Altogether, she is engaged in 13 charity works. 

Similarly, Penelope has been supporting charitable foundations and organisations such as 21st Century Leaders, Global Green, PETA, Red Cross, The Art of Elysium, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Whatever It Takes, and many more. 

Updated On Mon Nov 25 2019 Published On Mon Nov 25 2019 By Mikshya