By Monica Herrera | 03/16/2009 - 15:14
Pedro Almodovar's new movie, Los Abrazos Rotos (Broken Embraces)—which stars freshly minted Oscar winner Penelope Cruz and is said to be Spanish auteur's take on film noir—doesn't come out in the U.S. for another whole 8 months. But we're more than happy to taunt ourselves (and by extension, you—sorry!) with preview trailers, clips and behind-the-scenes scoops until we can finally see it.
By Monica Herrera | 02/27/2009 - 10:10
Does Woody Allen have a thing for Spanish heartthrobs? The Hollywood Reporter says that the legendary director has handpicked Antonio Banderas to co-star in his next movie, an as-yet-untitled project that starts shooting in London this summer.
By Monica Herrera | 02/26/2009 - 13:40
Penelope Cruz gave a shout out to her hometown of Alcobendas in her Oscar acceptance speech on Sunday, and now the community is showing her love right back. The mayor of Alcobendas, Ignacio Garcia de Vinuesa, has bestowed Cruz with the title of "Favorite Daughter" as the town's way of thanking the actress for putting it on the map.
By Monica Herrera | 02/26/2009 - 09:40
Many of you agreed with us that Javier Bardem's decision to skip the Oscars and miss girlfriend Penelope Cruz's Best Supporting Actress win was a bad-boyfriend move, but apparently his absence wasn't just the result of "scheduling conflicts."
By Monica Herrera | 02/23/2009 - 10:34
While half of our Oscar fantasy came true last night thanks to Penelope Cruz's big win, we're still bummed that Javier Bardem was not there to witness his girlfriend's historic moment. What happened to the onstage embrace we were all dying to see?
By Monica Herrera | 02/20/2009 - 15:00
Time flies when you're having a baby! Paz Vega is already four months pregnant with her second child with husband Orson Salazar, and the Spanish actress tells Europa Press that although her first trimester was a bit bumpy, she is now doing great.
"All the troubles of the first three months have passed. They were a couple of difficult months, but now I'm enjoying it."