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Penelope Cruz

 
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Signed by an agent at age 15, Cruz made her acting debut at 16 on television, and her feature film debut the following year in Jam√≥n Jam√≥n (1992). Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Belle √Čpoque (1992), Open Your Eyes (1997), The Hi-Lo Country (1999), The Girl of Your Dreams ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Signed by an agent at age 15, Cruz made her acting debut at 16 on television, and her feature film debut the following year in Jam√≥n Jam√≥n (1992). Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Belle √Čpoque (1992), Open Your Eyes (1997), The Hi-Lo Country (1999), The Girl of Your Dreams ... (read complete bio)

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Penelope Cruz Biography


Signed by an agent at age 15, Cruz made her acting debut at 16 on television, and her feature film debut the following year in Jam√≥n Jam√≥n (1992). Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Belle √Čpoque (1992), Open Your Eyes (1997), The Hi-Lo Country (1999), The Girl of Your Dreams (2000), and Woman on Top (2000). She is also known for her frequent collaborations with director Pedro Almod√≥var in Live Flesh (1997), All About My Mother (1999), Volver (2006), Broken Embraces (2009), I'm So Excited! (2013), Pain and Glory (2019), and Parallel Mothers (2021), as well as with director Woody Allen in Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008) and To Rome with Love (2012).

Cruz achieved international recognition for her lead roles in the 2000‚Äď2001 films Vanilla Sky, All the Pretty Horses, Captain Corelli's Mandolin, and Blow. She has since appeared in a variety of films from a wide range of genres, including the comedy Waking Up in Reno (2002), the thriller Gothika (2003), the Christmas film Noel (2004), the action-adventure films Sahara (2005) and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011), the crime drama The Counselor (2013), and the mystery film Murder on the Orient Express (2017). She received critical acclaim for her roles in Volver (2006) and Nine (2009), earning Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for each. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2008 for her performance in Woody Allen's Vicky Cristina Barcelona. She is the first and only Spanish actress to be nominated for and to win an Academy Award, as well as the first to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2018, Cruz made her American television debut as Italian fashion designer Donatella Versace in the FX series The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, for which she was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.




Penelope Cruz News

Victoria Clark's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Now on CD Photo Victoria Clark's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Now on CD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2022

PS CLASSICS has released the second solo album by¬†Victoria Clark,¬†the Tony Award-winning actress who opened recently on Broadway in the acclaimed new musical¬†Kimberly Akimbo.¬†December Songs for Voice and Orchestra¬†‚Äď a sumptuous reinvention of¬†Maury Yeston‚Äôs beloved song cycle, is reimagined here by Clark and a 37-piece orchestra.

Jessica Chastain Will Return to Broadway in A DOLL'S HOUSE in Spring 2023 Photo Jessica Chastain Will Return to Broadway in A DOLL'S HOUSE in Spring 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022

Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain will come to Broadway this spring as Nora Helmer in director Jamie Lloyd’s new production of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, in a new version by Amy Herzog. Learn more about the production here!

KIMBERLY AKIMBO Star Victoria Clark Sings Maury Yeston's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO Star Victoria Clark Sings Maury Yeston's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Today
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2022

PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, has released the second solo album by Victoria Clark, the Tony Award-winning actress who opened last night on Broadway in the acclaimed new musical Kimberly Akimbo.

DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Featuring Victoria Clark Now Available for Pre Photo DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Featuring Victoria Clark Now Available for Pre-Order
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

PS CLASSICS has announced that the new album¬†December Songs for Voice and Orchestra¬†‚Äď performed by¬†Victoria Clark¬†and composed by¬†Maury Yeston¬†‚Äď is now available for¬†iTunes Pre-Order.

Victoria Clark Performs on DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA, To Be Released Nex Photo Victoria Clark Performs on DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA, To Be Released Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

PS CLASSICS will release the singular new album December Songs for Voice and Orchestra ‚Äď performed by Victoria Clark and composed by Maury Yeston ‚Äď in digital and streaming formats on Friday, November 11.

Amethyst Presents An Exclusive Preview Of Amrapali's Festive Fine Jewellery Collectio Photo Amethyst Presents An Exclusive Preview Of Amrapali's Festive Fine Jewellery Collection
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2022

Amethyst presents an exclusive preview of Amrapali's festive fine jewellery collection. Amrapali's Fine Jewellery comprises one off pieces crafted using large rare gemstones and created using ancient Indian techniques which have been preserved by highly skilled craftsmen.

Emelin Film Club Launches 18th Season With 6 Critically Acclaimed Indie Films Photo Emelin Film Club Launches 18th Season With 6 Critically Acclaimed Indie Films
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2022

The Emelin Theatre kicks off its eminent FILM CLUB series beginning September 28 with a slate of five critically acclaimed, pre-release independent films ‚Äď and a sixth ‚Äúbonus film.‚ÄĚ

BWW Review: The high cost of college ADMISSIONS  at OnStage Playhouse Photo BWW Review: The high cost of college ADMISSIONS at OnStage Playhouse
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 6, 2022

ADMISSIONS, now playing at OnStage Playhouse through Feb 27th looks at the hype and hypocrisy of the American education system and the smug, well-meaning, and wealthy liberals that promote diversity but not at a personal cost.  This deliberately provocative play is performed by a strong cast and is funny, intriguing, and infuriating.

Broadway Streaming Guide: November 2021- Where to Watch tick, tick... BOOM! & More Ne Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: November 2021- Where to Watch tick, tick... BOOM! & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Nov 1, 2021

From new releases to the return of some classics, this month features highly-anticipated new projects, including back-to-back Lin Manuel Miranda releases with his tick, tick...BOOM! film on Netflix and the Encanto soundtrack, to several new albums released by Broadway favorites, and new additions to Seth Rudetsky's online concert series.

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Performances Of THE TEMPEST On The Boston  Photo Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Performances Of THE TEMPEST On The Boston Common
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2021

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC) and Artistic Director Steve Maler, together with the City of Boston and Mayor Kim Janey, have announced the Company's plans to return to live performance this summer with its 25th anniversary production of Free Shakespeare on the Common.

Penelope Cruz Videos

VIDEO: Antonio Banderas Stars in Trailer for PAIN AND GLORY Videoplay
VIDEO: Antonio Banderas Stars in Trailer for PAIN AND GLORY

by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2019

The new Pedro Almodóvar film, PAIN AND GLORY is a study of acceptance, revelation and reconciliation; it is about cinema's relationship with the past and its power to reshape memories as a means of coming to terms with it.  This film is also Spain's official entry for the best International Feature Film Oscar.

BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: A Chat with Paul Bogeav Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: A Chat with Paul Bogeav

by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 26, 2018

This episode features: Paul Bogeav- a music director-producer, arranger and composer. He supervised and conducted the music for the Academy Award winning film CHICAGO and was Executive Producer of its GRAMMY Award winning soundtrack. 

VIDEO: Ricky Martin Talks THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE on LIVE with Kelly and  Videoplay
VIDEO: Ricky Martin Talks THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE on LIVE with Kelly and Ryan

by Macon Prickett - Jun 8, 2018

Ricky Martin chats The Assassination of Gianna Versace with Kelly and Ryan on LIVE! Check out the clip below! 

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for EVERYBODY KNOWS Starring Penelope Cruz Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for EVERYBODY KNOWS Starring Penelope Cruz

by Macon Prickett - Apr 5, 2018

Everybody Knows (Todos lo saben) is an upcoming Spanish-language psychological thriller film written and directed by Asghar Farhadi, and starring Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz. The film will open the 2018 Cannes Film Festival in May.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Darren Criss in Next Episode of THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSA Videoplay
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Darren Criss in Next Episode of THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE

by Caryn Robbins - Jan 18, 2018

On the next episode of THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE, Andrew Cunanan (Darren Criss) arrives in Miami to stalk Gianni Versace. The episode was written by Tom Rob Smith; directed by Nelson Cragg and airs Wednesday, January 24th on FX.

VIDEO: Get A First Look at Darren Criss in the Next Installment of AMERICAN CRIME STO Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look at Darren Criss in the Next Installment of AMERICAN CRIME STORY

by Stage Tube - Dec 27, 2017

Below, watch the official first behind the scenes look at the THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY. The next installment of FX's award-winning original series premieres January 17th. The film stars Edgar Ramirez as Gianni Versace and Darren Criss(GLEE, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH) in the role of serial killer Andrew Cunanan.

VIDEO: Darren Criss in Official Trailer for THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE Videoplay
VIDEO: Darren Criss in Official Trailer for THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 15, 2017

Below, watch the official trailer for THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY. The next installment of FX's award-winning original series premieres January 17th.

VIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Talks New Film 'ORIENT EXPRESS' on TODAY Videoplay
VIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Talks New Film 'ORIENT EXPRESS' on TODAY

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 7, 2017

Tony Award winner and former HAMILTON star Leslie Odom Jr. joined co-star Tom Bateman on this morning's TODAY to talk to Kathie Lee about the star-studded whodunit MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS.

VIDEO: Darren Criss in Sexy Teaser for THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE Videoplay
VIDEO: Darren Criss in Sexy Teaser for THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 7, 2017

A troubled path. A dangerous obsession. THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY premieres January 17th on FX. Below, check out a new teaser for the limited series, featuring Darren Criss in the role of serial killer Andrew Cunanan.

VIDEO: Check Out Teaser for AMERICAN CRIME STORY - ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE Videoplay
VIDEO: Check Out Teaser for AMERICAN CRIME STORY - ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE

by Caryn Robbins - Sep 6, 2017

The Assassination of Gianni Versace, the next installment of FX's award-winning AMERICAN CRIME STORY, premieres in 2018. The show is the second installment of FX's award-winning limited series, American Crime Story.