In Photos: 21 looks that prove Penelope Cruz is a red carpet queen

They’re the Brad and Angelina of Spain, but Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have managed to enjoy a relatively private romance out of the constant glare of the world's media.

The red carpet, however, is where Mrs Bardem really shines. With her killer curves and olive skin, the red-hot mama steals the show in a dazzling array of couture creations.

As the Oscar-winning actress turns 40 today (April 28), we round up Penelope’s most spectacular red carpet looks.

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