Archive for November, 2012
Penelope Cruz and sister Monica joins the list of celebrities like Kim Catrall, Beyonce and Robin Williams in teaming up with Nintendo for its ads.
The Cruz sister’s sibling rivalry starts and ends in Nintendo as they tend to outsmart and outscore each other in the games that they play. Penelope admits that she enjoys and take the games seriously as she usually finds herself immersed in the game as her goal is to play and score better that her sister.
Elegant in her black ensemble
Other than acting, dressing up is one of the things that Penelope Cruz do best. Take the case of her Che Tempo Che Fa appearance attire at Milan, Italy on November 4.
The Spanish hottie is spotted wearing a Dolce and Gabbana top and pants. Elegance is the best word that describes her look as she wears a huge pieces of gold jewelry on her all black attire. With her hair down and her make up complimenting her greatest facial features, Penelope is the apple of the press’ eyes as she chats with Fabio Fazio and Sergio Castellitto.
Prim and Proper Penelope at the Campari Calendar Launch
November 13 marked the release of the limited edition Penelope Cruz calendars for Campari. The calender will be distributed to friends of Campari features the sexy Spanish senorita in all shades of red.
In the event, Penelope Cruz arrived in a grey and black skirt and blazer ensemble by Armani, black shoes from Casadei and red Chopard jewelry to match her red lipstick. While she may look all covered up for the event, her face and her locks give her the unmistakable aura of sultriness.
Campari CEO Bob Kunzr Concewits and the man behind the camera that took the photos for the 2012 Campari Calendar Kristian Schuller was als present for the launching event.
Penelope staring sexily while holding a cup of coffee
Endorsements deals seem to overflow Penelope Cruz’s cup these days as she is seen launching products here and there.
For instance her smoking hot Campari calendar was just launched a few weeks ago and now, she is up to something again. Apparently Penelope is out to stimulate the senses as she takes on the footsteps of George Clooney in being the latest Nespresso spokesperson.
In her first promo shots, she is seen wearing a form fitting lacy purple dress holding a cup and looking nowhere pensively. Yes, only Penelope can make staring blankly seem and look so sexy.
Considering the fact that Penelope seem to be taking her motherhood seriously, its probably with the help of Nespresso that she is able to juggle her several worlds: mother, actress, designer, wife effectively.
Penelope in her form-fitting blue gown
Its just another manic Monday for Penelope Cruz as her latest film, Twice Born premiered in Rome. The movie is written and directed by Sergio Castellito. The movie is about a mother bringing her teenage son back to Sarajevo where her husband died because of the conflict there. The film stars actors Emile Hirsch, Jane Birkin, Saadet Aksoy and many more.
Earlier that day, Penelope Cruz arrived for a photocall wearing a black leather coat with black round-toe pumps. Her hair is down and she was as gorgeous as the word gorgeous can be. The sexy leather coat has gold accents on its waist and sleeves.
Her next outfit is the embodiment of glamour as slips into a form fitting baby blue gown with a silver fringed shawl that matches her stilleto’s color. The combination of sexiness and glamour is best represented by Penelope all through out that evening.
Lovers in Milan
Penelope Cruz is one of the luckiest woman on earth, aside from her killer looks and stellar talent, she has a Javier Bardem for a husband.
Spaniards are known to be the best lovers in the world and it seems that Javier Bardem is trying to prove his point as he takes Penelope Cruz on a romantic date night in Milan. The two are dressed casually with Penelope wearing little or no make up at all. She is seen wearing a newsboy cap, a navy coat that goes well with her navy denim pants and a beige boots.
The Skyfall star is casually clothed as well. He is seen wearing a motorcycle jacket, black denim pants, a gray shirt, rubber shoes and a black cap. The two looked gorgeously simply and happily in love as they enjoy the night away from the limelight.
Fiery Red for Campari
November 13 marked the release of Campari’s 2013 calendar and boy, it was smoking hot. What made the calendar hot is its hot content. The award-winning actress of Vicky Christina Barcelona is dressed in fiery red as featured in the calendar. She claims that “I have really enjoyed starring in the Campari Calendar 2013; I found the superstitious theme extremely intriguing and stimulating,”
There are 9,999 copies of the said calendar that will be distributed by Campari to its friend and associates.
The latest face of Loewe
An international face for an international brand, both Spanish in its roots.
This is what most people feel with the recent introduction of Penelope Cruz as the latest face of Loewe. Loewe, being the number 1 leather goods company teamed up with Penelope Cruz, the most famous woman in Spain at its latest campaign. Stuart Vevers, the creative director of Loewe claims that the collaboration for the two big Spanish names feels not only right but very natural as well.
Penelope Cruz with husband and son
Gone were the days when life for Penelope Cruz meant partying wild and living free. blame it on motherhood or on getting older but the most famous woman of Spain is now seeing life at a different light.
“About ten years ago I had a wild, confused phase – I just wanted to get lost in life and not think about the consequences,” she shares about her life a decade ago in an interview with a German Magazine.
For instance, she can not tolerate alcohol in the same way that she was able to years ago. She admits that a bottle or two is enough to get her tipsy.
Penelope wearing an Azzedine Alaia creation
Being a star means showing up at events wearing designer clothes. One minute you are wearing a Versace, the next a Vera Wang. As for Penelope Cruz, she loves to wear Azzedine Alaia designs these days.
The reason as to this startling Spanish actress is drawn to the Tunisian designer’s work is due to the fact that in Penelope Cruz’s opinion, nobody knows a woman’s body other than Alaia.
It is no wonder that in the shot of her 2013 calendar for Campari, Cruz is spotted wearing several Alaia designs. ”I liked so many of the dresses but I’m a huge fan of Alaia. I think he really knows the body of a woman.”, she tells Vogue Magazine.
A simple date with Penelope Cruz
If your definition of a date means getting a girl drunk before taking her home, then Penelope Cruz is a cheap date as one does not have to dig deep into their pockets when having date with this hot Spanish mama. She claims that ““After two beers now I’m already tipsy. I guess, I’m what men would call a cheap date!”
Yes, she may not look like it but Penelope Cruz these days is not your average material girl. While she may portray roles of sophisticated women who look as if they would only date men with 6-figure salaries, Penelope prefers to stick with her two boys, Javier and Leo.
Call it a blessing in disguise as you know know how down to earth this Spanish star is but as they say, you can look but you can not touch as she is not even out and available in the dating market.
Penelope and her identical sister Monica with identical purses
From handbags to lingerie, clothing to accessories, it seems that nothing can stop Penelope Cruz into getting in to the world of designing. ”As an actress you get to go to these events and wear their things, it’s fun. I don’t put a lot of time into it but I respect what they do.” she says in one of her interviews.
Not only that she is moonlighting into the world of design but it seems as if she is using her time to design as a way to bond with her sister Monica as they have been working together in her designing ventures. It is no wonder why she says that “It’s great working with my sister because we are very close as a family – my brother, my sister and myself. We have a great relationship. It’s a blessing because you want to be together as much as possible, so to work together is really great.”
For instance, they have teamed up again for Agent Provocateur’s lingerie line which will be released next year. Other than that, they also have a range of handbags designed for Samantha Thavasa, a Japanese store and of course, there is her work for Mango.
Ohh la la Senorita
Changing outfit for a celebrity is as common as breathing. Take the case of Penelope Cruz 3 outfits in the San Sebastien International Film Festival in Spain. The award wining actress is present at the said event because she is promoting her new film, Twice Born.
In her first appearance at the red carpet, she is seen wearing a n ankle length black pants with a black and white cardigan. This causal ensemble is paired with a sky-high stiletto pumps.
And then there is the photo call where she is seen wearing a floral sheath in the shade of black and pink. Her figure is highlighted in this body-hugging dress where she wore the same pumps and a magenta clutch.
For the evening, Penelope appears im a red floor length gown with draping pleats to add more details to the monochromatic ensemble.