15.01.2009

Woody Allen gave glasses to Penelope Cruz

Woody Allen gave glasses to Penelope Cruz

Actress Penelope Cruz was given a pair of Woody Allen"s glasses after they worked together on his new film Vicky Cristina Barcelona, it has been revealed.

Cruz told Total Film magazine that the gift was her "treasure".

"I love those glasses," she said. "He only has two pairs and he gave me one pair."

Written and directed by Woody Allen, Vicky Cristina Barcelona also stars Rebecca Hall, Scarlett Johansson and Javier Bardem.

It won a Golden Globe award for best picture.

The film is about two women on holiday in Spain who both fall in love with the same man, who is a painter.

Things become difficult when his fiery ex-wife comes back into his life.

Cruz also won a best supporting actress award from the National Board of Review for her performance.

A number of nominations from different organisations were also made for the film.

Vicky Cristina Barcelona will be released in the UK in February.

by Emily Tait


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