Penélope Cruz Sánchez is a Spanish actress and model, was born in Madrid, Spain on 28 April 1974.
Penelope Cruz start her career since her young age of 15 years-old, in 1989, Cruz made her acting debut in a music video for the Spanish pop group Mecano’s song “La Fuerza del Destino“.
Penelope Cruz made her acting debut at 16 on television, and her feature film debut the following year in Jamon Jamon (1992).
Since then she has many subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s. Cruz achieved recognition for her lead roles in the 2001 films Vanilla Sky, All Pretty Horses, Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, and Blow.
Penelope Cruz has three Academy Awards nominations, and one win.
Beside a movie star, Cruz also active as a model, she has modelled for Mango, Ralph Lauren, Chanel and L’Oreal, and along with her younger sister Monica Cruz, has designed clothing for Mango.
Cruz has volunteered in Uganda and India, where she spent one week working with Mother Teresa; she donated her salary from The Hi-Lo Country to help fund the late nun’s mission.
Cruz is married to Spanish actor Javier Bardem in early July 2010 in Bahama. Bardem was her co-star in her breakthrough role as Silvia in Jamon Jamon, as well as starring alongside her in Vicky Cristina Barcelona.
They were also both in the 2013 film The Counselor. They have a son named Leo Encinas Cruz who was born in January 2011 in Los Angeles, and a daughter Luna Encinas Cruz born on July 2013 in Madrid, Spain.
She became a public advocate of breastfeeding following the birth of her children.
Penelope Cruz and Quit Smoking
Penelope Cruz also known as a smoker, she has tried to quit smoking in the past, said she was done with smoking and wanted to quit but it seems she is losing the battle and it turns out that she is not setting a good example for other expecting mothers.
News of her smoking is causing more concern because she is pregnant and her unborn child could be in jeopardy. (April 2011)
Penelope Cruz Quit Smoking
There are several versions of why Penelope Cruz stopped smoking. At one time the media wrote that she did it for the sake of a new lover who did not tolerate cigarette smoke.
Then there were reports that the actress was fascinated by Buddhism, which is not compatible with such a bad habit as smoking and takes care of the voice to participate in the musical, in which the leading role is for her.
But the main reason why Cruz said goodbye to cigarettes was likely to be her pregnancy: in her early stages, the actress still smoked, but after her critics even criticized her because of this, she refused this habit.
Today, Penelope is pleased that she had enough willpower – she leads a healthy lifestyle, in which there is no place for nicotine and alcohol.
Can you imagine how fashionable and stylish Penelope can look with vape mod? She already looks like a very successful woman, that can afford anything.
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