Best movies of popular Hollywood actress Penelope Cruiz

Popular Hollywood actress Penelope-Cruz

Penélope Cruz is a Spanish actress; she was born on April 28, 1974, as Penélope Cruz Sánchez in Madrid, Spain. She started her acting career, when she just 15 years of age and appeared in a video. In the age of 16 she appeared on a TV show titled La Quinta March, a year later she appeared in some episodes of TV series Série rose.

Her film debut came in 1992 in movie titled Jamón, jamón, which received good reviews and she earned her first ever Spanish Actors Union Newcomer Award nomination. In 1997 Penelope Cruz got a role in movie titled Love Can Seriously Damage Your Health, followed by a cameo role in Live Flesh.

The first American movie Penelope Cruz appeared in was The Hi-Lo Country, which proved to be successful commercially and critics had plenty of good words to say about the movie. The movie opened the doors to Hollywood for Penelope Cruz and she got roles in The Girl of Your Dreams in 1998, Woman on Top, followed by Blow and Vanilla Sky, which proved to be a turning point in her career. She got a role in Open Your Eyes co-starring Tom Cruise, which helped her cement her place among the top rated Hollywood actresses. Next year she appeared with Johnny Depp in movie titled Blow and then in Don’t Tempt Me and played minor roles in Waking Up in Reno and Gothika.

In the post 2005 time period she got roles in Sahara, Chromophobia, Bandidas co-starring Salma Hayek Don’t Move, and Manolete to name a few. She earned Cannes Film Festival Award in the category for best actress as well as nominations for Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and many others in various categories, for her performance in Volver (2006). In 2008 she received her first ever Academy award, BAFTA Award and many other awards in the category for best supporting actress for her movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona. Following remain the best movies of Penelope Cruz to date.

•          The Girl of Your Dreams

•          Blow

•          Vanilla Sky

•          Don’t Move

•          Bandidas

•          Volver

•          Vicky Cristina Barcelona

•          Broken Embraces

•          Nine

•          Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

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