By Monica Herrera | 02/05/2009 - 11:02
Tom Cruise isn't the only one committing linguistic screw-ups these days! In an appearance on the Tonight show this week, Penelope Cruz admitted to Jay Leno that while adjusting to life in English-dominant Los Angeles, she once asked for a blow dry at the peluquería in a completely innocent-yet-inappropriate way:
By Monica Herrera | 02/04/2009 - 10:21
Penelope Cruz rapping is not something we ever thought we'd have to imagine, until now. On today's episode of the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the Oscar-nominated actress says that one of her favorite ways to kick back is to do karaoke. "You know I'm a big fan," she tells DeGeneres. "I have one at home. I even do it alone sometimes."
By Monica Herrera | 02/03/2009 - 10:38
Woody Allen is a very lucky man. The Vicky Cristina Barcelona director just cozied up with Penelope Cruz for Vanity Fair's 2009 Hollywood Portofolio, an Annie Liebovitz-photographed spread pairing the top Oscar-nominated actors with the directors who guided them behind the camera.
By Monica Herrera | 02/02/2009 - 10:11
Penelope Cruz isn't just raking in awards in the U.S. these days. The actress was in top form at Spain's 23rd annual Goya Awards on Sunday, winning Best Supporting Actress for—what else?—her performance in Vicky Cristina Barcelona. In her acceptance speech, Cruz returned the love to her home country and thanked VCB helmer Woody Allen for the role.
"I've always been a fan of Woody Allen, and that my peers honor me
for a Spanish film made by him makes me very happy," said Cruz. "Thanks Woody for believing in me."
By Monica Herrera | 01/29/2009 - 17:00
Our heads our still spinning over the rumor that both Penelope Cruz and Rihanna are up for a role in the new Charlie's Angels movie. Both would make amazing (and amazingly hot) action chicas, but who really deserves the part? Let's assess.
By Monica Herrera | 01/28/2009 - 15:30
Now that a new Charlie's Angels movie is reportedly in the works (shout out to Independent Women), everyone wants to know who will be joining the buttkicking trifecta of Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu on the big screen. If it were up to Barrymore, the answer would be a no-brainer: Penelope Cruz!