6. Penélope Cruz Lands on our List

The Spanish actress Penélope Cruz started her career in 1989. Moreover, she appeared in the video short of Mecano: La Fuerza del Destino. Likewise, she later gained a firm foothold in the industry from the TV mini-series Framed. Similarly, the talented actress appeared in more than one project a year throughout the 90s.

Penélope Cruz posing for picture
Penélope Cruz posing for a picture.
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The actress was born as Penélope Cruz Sánchez on April 28, 1974. Likewise, her parents gave birth to her in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. As such, the 47-year-old actress holds Spanish nationality and ethnicity.

Cruz tied the knot with a fellow actor and co-star from Jamon Jamon, Javier Bardem. Besides, the married couple tied the knot back in 2010. Further in their wedlock, the duo welcomed two kids. Likewise, they named their son Leo Encinas Cruz and daughter Luna Encinas Cruz.