• Penélope  Cruz

    Penélope Cruz

    Born on April 28th, 1974

    From Madrid, Spain

Filmography

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Awards & Nominations

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Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie
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Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Americans Vicky (Rebecca Hall) and Cristina (Scarlett Johansson) arrive in Spain for a summer vacation at a friend's (Patricia Clarkson) Barcelona home. Visiting an art gallery, they meet seductive painter Juan Antonio (Javier Bardem), who invites them for a weekend of food, art and sex. Sparks really ignite when his fiery former lover (Penélope Cruz) arrives on the scene, making for a very crowded house.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Won
Supporting Actress
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Golden Globe (2009)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Los Premios Goya (2009)
Won
Best Supporting Actress
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
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Volver

Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their father. A former neighbor from their hometown reports that she has seen the ghost of Irene and both daughters do not believe her. After a murder and a family tragedy, Irene's spirit materializes around her daughters to help comfort them.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Los Premios Goya (2007)
Won
Best Leading Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2007)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Golden Globe (2007)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Cannes Film Festival (2006)
Won
Best Actress