years old
  • Who is Penelope Cruz dating now? Javier Bardem
  • What is Penelope Cruz relationship status? Married
  • What is her sexual orientation? Straight

Penelope Cruz boyfriends list

Javier Bardem
Javier Bardem
age 51
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
age 58

Dating history

Partner Type Start End Length
9 Javier Bardem Married July 2010 - 10 years 10 months
Dating November 2007 July 2010 2 years 8 months
8 Sean Combs Short affair June 2007 July 2007 1 month
7 Josh Hartnett Short affair March 2007 June 2007 3 months
6 Matthew McConaughey Ex February 2005 June 2006 1 year 4 months
5 Tom Cruise Ex June 2001 January 2002 7 months
4 Matt Damon Rumored - 3 months
3 Thomas Obermaier Ex 1998 2000 2 years
2 Gigi Sarasola Ex 1998 1998 0 months
1 Nacho Cano Ex 1991 1998 7 years


A beautiful and talented Spanish-born movie star Penélope Cruz was welcomed to her parents Eduardo and Encarna in Alcobendas, who worked as a car mechanic and a hairdresser respectively. Also, the actress has two siblings.

As a kid and teen, a future star has been passionate about ballet and devoted almost a decade of her life to dancing. Having finished National Conservatory in her home country, she moved to America to master her dancing skills.

At the age of 15 she started seriously thinking of pursuing a professional path in the filmmaking business and at that same age, signed her first contract with an acting agent.

In 1991 she debuted on a big screen, having featured in television series called Série Rose. The next year, she appeared in Jamón, Jamón. For the next three years, Cruz starred in a number of Spanish and Italian TV projects. However, she wanted more recognition and popularity and that’s why at the age of 25 relocated to the US once again. The main breakthrough in her career happened in 2001 when she took part in Vanilla Sky and Blow movies. After that, she featured in Volver, Bandidas, Zoolander 2, etc.

Today, the celebrity keeps starring in movies of various genres, remaining one of the highest-paid Hollywood stars.

And now, it is high time to share the top 5 mind-blowing facts about Penélope’s life:

  • She is a mother to two children.
  • She is vegetarian.
  • She founded a non-profit organization Sabera for homeless girls in Kolkata, who suffer from tuberculosis.
  • She was named after the song Penelope by Joan Manuel Serrat.
  • As a kid, she liked re-enacting TV commercials.

Tifany Landrob


Tifany Landrob

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