“I didn’t know Penélope from a hole in the wall,” Allen said of the star of Vicky Cristina Barcelona (Cannes 2008). “But when she came into my screening room, I was stunned: She was even more beautiful than in the movies. I wrote the part for her, and I never saw anyone else.”
Read W's August 2008 profile of Penélope Cruz here.
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