Penélope Cruz‘s son Leo Encinas Cruz was born in January of 2011. Penélope had Leo together with her husband Javier Bardem. Leo’s parents, Penélope and Javier tied their wedding knot back in July 2010. The adorable couple is together ever since and enjoying their married life.
Leo is not the only son of the Oscar-winning actress Penélope. Leo has a younger sister named Luna Encinas Cruz. The cute Luna was born on 22th of July 2013 in Madrid, Spain.
Leo Encinas Cruz Is The Eldest Child In His Family
The cute Leo is the eldest child of his parents. He is the son of the very beautiful and talented Spanish actress, Penélope Cruz. The actress has won The Oscars for her excellent performance in Vicky Cristina Barcelona. Including that, she is also known for her roles in fan-favorite movies including Vanilla Sky, Blow, and Nine.
Not only that but Leo’s father, Javier Bardem is also a famous actor. He co-starred Penélope in the legendary movie, Vicky Cristina Barcelona. He is originally from Spain. As stated earlier the small and adorable family also has a younger daughter Luna.
It was rumored that Leo’s parents had begun dating early in 2007. The lovely couple got married on July 2010 in the Bahamas. However, the love birds are very private and rarely talk about their personal lives.
Penélope Cruz’s Son Loves Being With His Parents
Obviously, every child wants to spend most of the time being with their parents. The 8-year-old Leo seems to enjoy being around his parents. Becoming popular as a famous celebrity’s kid, different paparazzi often try to click his images. Yet, Leo’s parents are quite successful to avoid the media limelight till now.
There is no doubt that Academy Award winner, Penélope seems very media conscious for her son Leo and doesn’t involve him in any sort of media confrontation.
Leo is a male given name of Latin origin with obvious meaning for lion. Also, the name provides the meaning of “brave people.”