Penélope Cruz IS 40: See The Hottest Moments Of Her On The Beach and Beyond
Believe it or not, the famous Taurus turns forty-years-old today. The Spanish beauty and mother of two has a whole lot to celebrate today (and every day, for that matter), and so we're taking a look back at some of Penelope's greatest fashion hits.
Penelope Cruz is 40! The Spanish actress has made a name for herself in Hollywood with roles in films like Blow, Nine, and Vicky Cristina Barcelona, for which she won an Oscar in 2010. Of course, Penelope's most beloved roles at the moment are as a mother to Leo and Luna and wife to husband Javier Bard-em. In honor of Penelope's big day, we've rounded up some of her hottest moments on the beach, the red carpet, and beyond.
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Penelope wowed in a black string bikini while spending time in St. Bart in January 2006.
She played a sexy siren in the 2009 film Nine.
Penelope wore a tiny swimsuit while on vacation in Brazil with husband Javier Bardem in January 2010.
She wore a bronze-colored dress from Givenchy's couture collection for a Harper's Bazaar spread in May 2012.
She made a statement while running through the water during a January 2007 trip to St. Bart.
Penelope wore a low-cut lace dress and big, sexy hair for the Madrid premiere of Sahara in April 2005.
Penelope wore a cleavage-baring red dress for the London premiere of then-boyfriend Tom Cruise's film The Last Samurai in January 2004.
The actress got dark and edgy for a sexy spread in Interview magazine's January 2010 issue.
Penelope sported a floral-print bikini while on vacation in St. Bart in December 2006.
She channeled a Robert Palmer video vixen in V magazine's 2011 Transformation issue.
Penelope sported a sexy cutout dress to the Vanity Fair Oscars after party in LA in February 2001.
Penelope had a sexy role in 2008's Vicky Cristina Barcelona.
She relaxed by the pool in a floral bikini while on a July 2007 trip to Ibiza.
After winning the best supporting actress Oscar for her role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona in February 2009, Penelope partied in a Grecian white gown with a thigh-high slit at the Vanity Fair Oscars party in LA.
Penelope smoldered in the November 2009 issue of Vanity Fair.
She showed off her curves in a fitted red column gown for the Berlin premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in May 2011.
A tan and toned Penelope wore a sexy blue mini dress at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2009.
She flaunted her post baby body at the February 2011 Oscars in LA, wearing a low-cut, fitted gown just weeks after giving birth to son Leo.
Penelope spent time on a yacht with her family during a trip to Ibiza in August 2006.
She posed in a red one-piece swimsuit for Campari's superstition-themed 2013 calendar.
Penelope wore a sexy pink Atelier Versace gown with a thigh-high slit to the Twice Born Toronto Film Festival premiere in September 2012.