About Penelope Cruz
Penelope Cruz is one of the most popular actresses in the world. She is also known as one of the most successful actresses of Latin origin. It has been announced that the current size of Penelope Cruz net worth reaches as high as 55 million dollars. In addition to her career as an actress, she has also worked as a model. When she was 15 years old, she was discovered and signed to a talent agency. One year later, she debuted as an actress on TV.
In 1992, she also appeared in the first feature film of hers, which was called “Jamon Jamon”. Because of her successful appearance in it, Penelope Cruz received a lot of positive reviews from critics. Since that time, she has achieved a lot in Hollywood industry and this added a lot of financial success to Penelope Cruz net worth, as well.
She continued to appear in films throughout the 1990s and the 2000s. Such appearances were in the following films: “The Hi-Lo Country”, “Woman on Top”, “Open Your Eyes”, and “The Girl of Your Dreams”. In 2001, Penelope Cruz appeared as a leading actress in two more films, which were “Blow” and “Vanilla Sky” and with these appearances she strengthened her position in the industry even more.
These movies also increased the total sum of Penelope Cruz net worth. Also, Penelope Cruz has appeared in a variety of genres of films, such as thriller called “Gothika”, comedy called “Waking Up in Reno” and a Christmas movie called “Noel”.
For her appearances in films “Nine” and “Volver” she was nominated for a couple awards such as Academy Award and a Golden Globe. For her appearance in the film called “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” in 2008 she was a recipient of Academy Award in the category of the Best Supporting Actress. These movies also added up to the overall amount of Penelope Cruz net worth.
Penelope Cruz is also known as the first actress of Spanish origin to get her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as well as the first Spanish actress to get an Academy Award. Thus, it is no surprise that she is considered as one of the most successful Spanish actresses of all time.
In addition to her acting career, Penelope Cruz is also known as a model. As such, she has modelled for a variety of well known brands, such as Ralph Lauren and Mango.