Is penelope cruz still dating javier bardem
PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Penelope Disick Earlier that day, Penelope took to Instagram to share an adorable throwback picture of herself and Monica in matching outfits as she wished her sister a happy birthday. It was where Javier Bardem memorably declared his love for Penelope Cruz in 2010 – now the golden couple of Spanish cinema will open this year's Cannes film festival together on Tuesday, May 8.This is their story By Maliha lone Javier Ángel Encinas Bardem, now 48, comes from a long line of actors and filmmakers, some of whom helped establish the Spanish film industry.Born in 1969 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands, Spain, he is the son of Pilar Bardem, an actress, and the late, José Carlos Encinas Doussinague, an eco businessman.Cruz was born in 1974 to a modest family in a working class suburb of Madrid.Her father owned a store and her mother ran a beauty salon, where Cruz said she learnt to act by observing how clients behaved.Struggling to make it, he even worked as a stripper for a day to subsidize his income between acting jobs.
In time, not having enough talent or skill to make it as an artist, Javier wisely decided to pursue acting seriously.
Both his older brother and sister, Carlos and Mónica, are also actors.
Javier spent his childhood at theatres and on film sets, making his film debut at only six years old in Fernando Fernán Gómez’s El Pícaro (The Scoundrel). I only buy commitment.” However, the boy was ambitious to become not an actor as you would imagine but a painter.
As we know, love does not always bloom at first sight.
Penelope met her current husband Javier on the set of her first movie Jamon, Jamon (1992) when she was just a teenager.
They also share a notable distinction – they are respectively the first Spanish man and woman to win an acting Oscar.