During the interview, Javier also spoke about how much he hates violence after being involved in a fight in his youth. So if I hate violence so much why did I do No Country For Old Men, right? But you should have seen me off camera, playing Anton on that movie... She's very sexy, is very, very beautiful and she's also a great actress who can get a laugh if you need a laugh or be tempestuous if that's what you need.
When they have finished promoting Vicky Cristina Barcelona, they plan to take a house together in London, where Cruz will spend five months rehearsing and filming the musical Nine, with a cast that includes Nicole Kidman, Daniel Day-Lewis, Judi Dench, Sophia Loren and Marion Cotillard.
Cruz, who studied classical ballet for 10 years, auditioned four times for one of three roles in the movie before director Rob Marshall cast her as Carla, the sexy mistress.
Javier also told the magazine that he cannot watch on-screen violence - even though he often plays the bad guy.
The Skyfall star - whose signature nose was created after being broken in a bar fight - said that after being involved in a horrible fight during his youth he struggles to watch violence play out on screen.'But you should have seen me off camera, playing Anton on that movie ...
1999 - 2000These two co-starred in the epic Western "All the Pretty Horses," and dated for a time after.
They both appeared on Oprah Winfrey's show together, and while never confirming their romance, Cruz said: "Matt's a very special man, he's funny and he's one of the most generous people I've met in my life.They were then reunited on the set of Woody Allen's new film last year, which is currently untitled and also stars Scarlett Johansson.They have been married for seven years and share two children, but their love got off to such an explosive start it almost didn't happen.He was there to present his No Country for Old Men co-star with the Montecito Award for his contribution to film when he confirmed the two Spanish actors were an item. "At the mention of Cruz, the crowd cheered while an embarrassed Javier, 38, put his head in his hands. Although neither have ever confirmed they are in a relationship, the pair were spotted canoodling in the Maldives last autumn and on several dates.The actor, who is nominated for an Oscar, met Penelope, 33, in 1992 when they both starred in Spanish film Jamon Jamon.I take my work very seriously and I don't want it to be manipulated into something else."Another reason for her reluctance is probably her aversion to being asked about her becoming romantically involved with some of her leading men.