By Monica Herrera | 01/23/2009 - 09:31
Everyone knows that Salma Hayek is Penelope Cruz's biggest cheerleader, but the Spanish star confirmed it again in her reaction to her own Best Supporting Actress Oscar nomination yesterday. Cruz tells AP that it was her Mexican BFF who woke her up to watch the announcement:
By Mariela Rosario | 01/22/2009 - 18:30
Whatever you do, do NOT ask Penelope Cruz about her relationship with Javier Bardem or you might get an answer you don't like! But on other topics, Cruz is more than happy to oblige. In a recent interview with Scottish newspaper The Herald she opened up about everything from her Oscar nominated roll as Maria Elena in Woody Allen's latest film Vicky Cristina Barcelona to what affect working since the age of 15 has had on her life.
By Monica Herrera | 12/11/2008 - 11:30
The good news keeps coming for Vicky Cristina Barcelona, which scored four nominations today for the 2009 Golden Globes. The quirky little movie about travel, art, polyamory and hot sexy Spaniards was nominated for Best Feature - Comedy, while Javier Bardem picked up a nomination for Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical and Rebecca Hall for Best Actress. Winners won't be announced until the show goes down on January 11 in Beverly Hills and airs live on NBC.
By Monica Herrera | 12/05/2008 - 13:21
Penelope Cruz is well on her way to winning that Oscar! The Spanish actress was recognized by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures as this year's Best Supporting Actress for her riveting performance in Vicky Cristina Barcelona, just days after being nominated for the same honor by the Independent Spirit Awards.
By Monica Herrera | 12/02/2008 - 16:26
Start your hype machine engines! Award show season officially kicked off today with the announcement of the Independent Spirit Award nominations, and Latin stars are in the running for some of the top prizes.
By Monica Herrera | 11/21/2008 - 13:46
It pains us to deliver this news, but Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem's seemingly perfect relationship looks like it could be headed for trouble. Though last we heard, the couple was spending quality time together on a private island near Belize, Spanish gossip hounds now report that the couple is in a state of crisis, and it's all because of Javier's hectic film schedule.
By smundhra | 10/07/2008 - 14:36
In an age when you can become famous for doing nothing and actors are known more for their clothing lines and luxurious lifestyles than their work, it's easy for forget that some celebrities do infact have day jobs. They are movie stars, which means, at least occasionally, they have to appear in movies. We poked around the celebrity PDAs of our favorite big screen names and found out what they have in store for us next year, and beyond.
By smundhra | 09/24/2008 - 12:27
This one is coming straight from the unsubstantiated rumor mill, so take it with a grain of salt (like those whispers that Brangelina are calling it quits), but Star magazine has unearthed some trouble brewing between new parents Camila Alves and Matthew McConaughey.
By smundhra | 09/09/2008 - 07:05
After years of hard work, Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem sure are enjoying the good life. The couple, who got their starts together nearly 15 years ago in Spain, recently reunited on the big screen in Woody Allen's Vicky Cristina Barcelona and took their on-screen chemistry off-screen recently.
By smundhra | 08/14/2008 - 10:23
We think it's time for Penélope Cruz to take some lessons in media training. The notoriously media-shy actress has been more evasive than usual recently, while doing press for her new film Vicky Cristina Barcelona (co-starring Scarlett Johannsen and Penélope's boyfrien,d Javier Bardem).
Penélope appeared at an intimate New York screening of the film, and spoke to reporters on the red carpet before joining Javier, director Woody Allen, and many of New York's glitterati in the theater.