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Penelope Cruz as Donatella Versace - First Look 'American Crime Story' Set Photos!

Penelope Cruz is totally transformed into character as Donatella Versace for Versace: American Crime Story.

The 43-year-old actress is currently filming the show on Monday (May 15) in Miami, Fla.

The show tells the story of the murder of Gianni Versace on the steps of his Miami Beach home by Andrew Cunanan (Darren Criss) back in 1997. Gianna is being played by Edgar Ramirez. Donatella and Gianni are siblings.

If you missed it, take a look at some on set photos from the scene where Gianna is murdered by Andrew.

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Penelope Cruz Steps Out at 'Carpisa' Event After Spring Collection Launch

Penelope Cruz just launched her latest line of handbags!

The 42-year-old actress stepped out at a photocall for Carpisa on Tuesday (May 9) at the Italian Embassy in Madrid, Spain.

Penelope and her sister Monica just launched their Spring 2017 capsule collection for the handbag brand.

The sisters have been working with the company since 2015, when they helped design their first line.

After the event, Penelope took to her Instagram to thank the brand for having her.

“Thank you #carpisa Grazie!” Penelope wrote, along with a pretty photo from the event.

FYI: Penelope is wearing a David Koma dress.

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Penelope Cruz Has a Not-So-Secret Admirer in Lea Michele

Lea Michele was recently asked if she could be with any girl who would it be – and she said Penelope Cruz!

Well actually, she said Scarlett Johansson first.

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“Also, Penelope Cruz,” Lea told PrideSource.com. “But I’ve been told that she kind of looks like me, so I don’t know what that says about me — that I’m narcissistic?!”

Pictured: Penelope steps out to help present a grant for the research of childhood leukemia on Monday (April 24) in Madrid, Spain.

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Julia Roberts, Penelope Cruz, & Kate Winslet Sing 'I Say a Little Prayer' (Video)

Julia Roberts, Penelope Cruz, and Kate Winslet made My Best Friend’s Wedding fans really happy this week.

Julia, star of the classic 1997 film, joined the other two actresses for a remake of the classic scene featuring “I Say a Little Prayer,” originally written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David for Dionne Warwick.

Penelope snapped the video while the trio was at Lancome’s Stars & Wonders event on Wednesday (April 19) in Monaco, Calif.

In the original movie, Rupert Everett gets Julia, Cameron Diaz, Dermot Mulroney, Rachel Griffiths, and more cast members to sing along. (Watch it here if you need a refresher.)

Check out Julia, Penelope, and Kate‘s version below!

#lancome 🌺event 🌸 #katewinslet #juliaroberts #marcuspiggott #isayalittleprayerforyou

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Pictured: Kate, Penelope, and Julia at another Lancome event on July 7, 2015, in Paris, France.

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Penelope Cruz to Play Donatella Versace on 'American Crime Story'

Oscar-winning actress Penelope Cruz will be portraying the role of fashion designer Donatella Versace in the upcoming season of Ryan Murphy‘s Versace: American Crime Story.

The installment of the FX anthology series will follow the murder of Donatella‘s brother Gianni Versace.

Edgar Ramirez is set to play Gianni while Darren Criss is playing serial killer Andrew Cunanan.

Versace: American Crime Story will air on FX in 2018 and it will be the third installment of the series, following the upcoming season about Hurricane Katrina.

Lady Gaga, a longtime friend of Donatella, was considered for the role, but Ryan says her schedule is way too busy for a five-month commitment right now.

Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem Celebrate Her Sister's 40th Birthday!

Penelope Cruz and husband Javier Bardem hold hands as they leave a restaurant on Tuesday night (March 14) in Madrid, Spain.

The 42-year-old actress went chic in a black suit as she stepped out to celebrate her younger sister Monica‘s 40th birthday.

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Earlier that day, Penelope took to Instagram to share an adorable throwback picture of herself and Monica in matching outfits as she wished her sister a happy birthday.

Check out the sweet picture below!

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Penelope Cruz Steps Out at Union de Actores Awards

Penelope Cruz looked gorgeous while stepping out at the Union de Actores Awards.

The 42-year-old actress donned a lacy black gown while at the award ceremony on Monday (March 13) in Madrid, Spain.

During the ceremony, Penelope received a nod for her role in The Queen of Spain.

Penelope took to her Instagram to say thank you for the nomination.

“So happy with my best actress nomination for #thequeenofspain at the @uniondeactores Thank you!! And thank you #fernandotrueba Congratulations and #goodluck to all the nominees ❤️️,” Penelope wrote in both English and Spanish.

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