Penelope Cruz Wins Best Supporting Actress
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.

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How To: Dress Chic Like Penelope
By Latina Staff | 08/11/2008 - 14:23

In the new Woody Allen film Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Penelope Cruz plays the unpredictable and shrewish ex-wife of Javier Bardem (her real life love interest). The Spanish actress showed up at a string of events to promote the film dripping from head-to-toe with classic European style—looking fashionable but never a victim.

We followed her from appearance to appearance, deconstructing her ladylike looks with a naïve hope that we too could someday possess her simply chic elegance. Take a look!

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