26 Jan '11, 9am

Oscar-winning Spanish film stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have become parents for the first time.

Oscar-winning Spanish film stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have become parents for the first time.

Oscar-winning Spanish film stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have become parents for the first time, a Spanish newspaper reported on Wednesday. -- PHOTO: REUTERS MADRID - OSCAR-WINNING Spanish film stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have become parents for the first time, a Spanish newspaper reported on Wednesday, quoting sources close to the family. Cruz gave birth at the Cedars Sinai medical centre in Los Angeles, Spain's leading daily El Pais said, but had no details as to when the baby was born or whether it was a boy or a girl. 'The couple want to have as much privacy as possible,' the paper said on its web site. Cruz, 36, and Bardem, 41, met when they starred opposite each other as lusty teens in Bigas Luna's film Jamon, Jamon, back in 1992. In 2008 they were back together on the silver screen in Woody Allen's Vicky Cristina Barcelona, for which Cruz won an Ac...

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