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Penelope Cruz, Andrew Garfield and More Stars at Chanel’s Tribeca Festival Artists Dinner

The energy was as high as the seafood towers at last night’s 15th annual Tribeca Festival Artists Dinner, hosted by Chanel at famed downtown Manhattan brasserie Balthazar. The long list of luminaries in attendance on June 13 included Tribeca co-founder Robert De Niro; actresses Penelope Cruz, Tommy Dorfman, Diana Silvers, Rebecca Dayan, Dianna Agron, Whitney […]

Penelope Cruz Launches Production Company Moonlyon With Spain’s Mediapro Studio

Oscar-winning actress Penélope Cruz has launched a new production banner, Moonlyon, together with Spanish media group Mediapro Studio, the company behind last year’s Venice Film Festival title Official Competition, which starred Cruz and Antonio Banderas. The joint venture aims to produce non-fiction and drama content for both film and TV, with Mediapro handling worldwide distribution […]

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast [LIVE] — Javier Bardem (‘Being the Ricardos,’ ‘Dune’ and ‘The Good Boss’)

The guest on this episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, which was recorded in front of an audience at the Boulder International Film Festival on March 5, is the Spanish actor Javier Bardem, whom the film fest had just honored with its Outstanding Performer of the Year Award in recognition of his performances in […]

Santa Barbara Film Fest: Penelope Cruz to Receive Montecito Award

Penélope Cruz, the star of Pedro Almodóvar’s 2021 film Parallel Mothers, for which she is nominated for the best actress Oscar, will receive the Montecito Award at the 37th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival, SBIFF announced Thursday. The honor will be presented on Tuesday, March 8, following an in-person, career-retrospective conversation moderated by SBIFF […]

Spain’s Goya Awards: Javier Bardem’s ‘The Good Boss’ Named Best Picture

Director Fernando León de Aranoa’s dark workplace comedy The Good Boss was a top winner at the 36th Goya Awards in a ceremony held Saturday at the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in Valencia, Spain. The Good Boss was named best picture, claiming Spain’s premier film honor, while its star, Javier Bardem, prevailed as […]

United in Love and Oscars: “Would Feel Strange If We Had to Celebrate Just One”

This year, two real-life couples were honored with nominations in the acting categories. Previous Oscar winners Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz earned fresh noms for their respective leading roles in Amazon’s Being the Ricardos and Sony Pictures’ Parallel Mothers. And for their roles in Netflix’s Western The Power of the Dog, first-timers Jesse Plemons and […]

Adam Driver, Penelope Cruz, Shailene Woodley Board Michael Mann’s ‘Ferrari’

Adam Driver, Penélope Cruz and Shailene Woodley have been cast in Michael Mann’s long-gestating passion project Ferrari, which is back on track. Driver will play Enzo Ferrari and Cruz will play his wife, Laura Ferrari, in the biopic about the famed Italian motoring icon, while Woodley takes on the role of Lina Lardi, Enzo’s mistress. […]

Javier Bardem on His and Penelope Cruz’s Oscar Nominations: “Mine Won’t Make Any Sense Without Hers”

Javier Bardem was left overjoyed by his lead actor Oscar nomination for Aaron Sorkin’s Being the Ricardos Tuesday morning but says he couldn’t fully enjoy the moment until he heard the name of his wife and lead actress nominee Penélope Cruz, nominated for Pedro Almodóvar’s Parallel Mothers, called out as well. “We were holding each […]

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Penelope Cruz (‘Parallel Mothers’)

Penelope Cruz, the guest on this week’s episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, is a stunningly talented and beautiful, trailblazing Spanish actress who is one of only a small handful of Europeans who have become bona fide A-list stars in America. The Los Angeles Times has called her “one of international cinema’s most artistically risk-ready […]

Sky Deutschland Secures ‘Moonfall,’ ‘The 355’ in Licensing Deal With Germany’s Leonine

Comcast-owned Sky Deutschland and KKR-controlled German producer/distributor Leonine Studios have signed an exclusive, multi-year licensing deal that gives Sky first pay-TV rights and exclusive SVOD rights for the first 12 months in Germany to Leonine’s upcoming feature slate. Highlights of the deal include the Jessica Chastain/Penelope Cruz action film 355 and Roland Emmerich’s Moonfall, a […]

Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz and Lupita Nyong’o in ‘The 355’: Film Review

Diane Kruger and Fan Bingbing also star in Simon Kinberg’s globe-trotting espionage thriller about an all-female group of operatives chasing a deadly cyber weapon.

Palm Springs’ Starry Film Awards Gala Canceled Due to COVID-19 Spike

The Palm Springs International Film Society is scrapping plans for its starry Film Awards gala due to the recent COVID-19 spike. The org behind the Palm Springs International Film Festival announced the cancellation Monday amid rising concerns and case counts due to the omicron variant that is leading to a wave of high-profile cancelations from […]