Though a natural actress, she took up dance for her choice of performance arts.

Those qualities brought me a lot of problems since I was a little girl in school, saying ‘I don’t agree’ and fighting with the children.

It’s part of my curiosity for life.”Born in Spain in 1974, actress Penelope Cruz studied classical ballet at a young age and later moved to Hollywood, California, to pursue acting.

While he had previously appeared in commercials and in small film roles, Mc Conaughey got his first big break in 1993's .

His endlessly quotable David Wooderson character would help define the actor going forward, and the role represents a touchstone comedic performance in his oeuvre.

Those qualities brought me a lot of problems since I was a little girl in school, saying ‘I don’t agree’ and fighting with the children.

It’s part of my curiosity for life." When she was 15 years old, Cruz found her true vocation after beating out 300 other girls at a talent agency competition.

The police visited his Austin, Texas, home after receiving a noise complaint in 1998.

There, they discovered a naked Mc Conaughey playing the bongos and found a small amount of marijuana.

She has received critical acclaim for her roles in Volver, a film by Almodovar, (2006) and Nine (2009) receiving Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for each.