Penelope Cruz Net Worth Is $55 Million
The beautiful diva from Spain: Penélope Cruz, the daughter of a hair dresser and auto mechanic is worth a sky high $55 million! She is the first Spanish actress to win the Academy Awards. She is married to Javier Bardem since 2010 and is the mother of two. Most of her high worth comes in the form of the movie fee along with the great number of endorsements that she does for brands all over the world. Before becoming an accomplished actress, she was a dancer and trained for more than 9 years at National Conservatory of Spain. After years of audition, her first real break came in the form of an appearance in the music video of a Spanish pop band. Then she turned to television hosting and gained recognition. But the international recognition until she appeared nude in her initial movie and that made her a celebrity overnight and she was nominated for several awards, thereby changing her fortunes.
She never looked back after that, and once she learned English, she featured in critically acclaimed roles in movies like Open Your Eyes, Bandidas, Woman on Top, Broken Embraces, Blow, Vanilla Sky and so many other. Penélope is known to be charitable and keeps donating to different charities every now and then. She can afford all this because of her worth and income. She became an Oscar winner as the Best Supporting Actress. She has a number of other awards to her name which include three GOYA awards, Best Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival and other European Awards. With Penélope Cruz continuing to work in Hollywood films, it is more than just likely that her current net worth of $55 million would continue to grow, despite her big hearted charitable events. She even helped for a Tuberculosis hospital in Kolkata and also has an NGO running for child welfare.