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Within one year she got a role in a Spanish movie named Jamon Jamon and with this she started adding to her net worth and at present Penelope Cruz Net worth is 55 million dollars.
Born in Madrid Spain on 28 April 1974 she started her career as model and soon she became a famous actress.
Cruz has volunteered in Uganda and India, where she spent one week working with Mother Teresa; she donated her salary from The Hi-Lo Country to help fund the late nun's mission.
Penelope Cruz is one of the famous Spanish actresses who started her career as television actress at an early age of 15.
With her tremendous work in her movies she has won certain titles and awards also which includes serious critical acclamation, Oscar award for best supporting actress, Goya awards and European film awards.
She has also won various local and international awards including the awards at Cannes film festival of best actress. Her father was a mechanic and mother was a hairdresser. After being in relationship with famous Hollywood actor named Tom Cruise she married to Javier Bardem who was a famous Spanish actor in 2010.
She has since appeared in films in a range of genres, including the comedy Waking Up in Reno (2002), the thriller Gothika (2003), the Christmas film Noel (2004), and the action adventure Sahara (2005).
She was critically acclaimed for her roles in Volver (2006) and Nine (2009), receiving Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for each.
She has also learned ballet dancing for about three years. She worked as an actress in about 50 movies as some of which includes Open your eyes, Hi lo country, Woman on top, Blow, Bandidas, Vanilla sky, The girl of your dreams, Volver, Nine, Broken embraces, Noel, Pirates of the Caribbean etc.
Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Open Your Eyes (1997), The Hi-Lo Country (1999), The Girl of Your Dreams (2000) and Woman on Top (2000).
Cruz achieved recognition for her lead roles in the 2001 films Vanilla Sky, All the Pretty Horses, Captain Corelli's Mandolin and Blow.
No one will take you seriously once you are known as the pretty woman.".
She has a track record of either portraying some endearing and loathsome characters.
She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2008 for playing volatile painter María Elena in Woody Allen's Vicky Cristina Barcelona.