Mónica Cruz Net Worth

Mónica Cruz Net Worth is
$10 Million

Mónica Cruz Biography

Mónica Cruz Sánchez was born on 16 March 1977 in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain to Encarna Sánchez and Eduardo Cruz and is best known as a dancer and actress who portrayed Tabitha, the main character in ‘‘L’Inchiesta’’ in 2006, and additionally for being a sister of the Hollywood actress Penelope Cruz.

So just how rich is Mónica Cruz as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, this actress has a net worth of $10 million, with her wealth being accumulated from her over a decade long career in the previously mentioned fields.

Mónica Cruz Net Worth $10 Million

Prior to becoming an actress, Mónica studied traditional ballet and flamenco at The Royal Academy of Dance. After her graduation, Mónica joined Joaquín Cortés’ dance company, and continued working there over the course of the next seven years, until she decided to pursue an acting career in 2002. She made her debut with the role of Silvia Jáuregui in the comedy musical series entitled ‘‘Un Paso Adelante’’, in which she played one of the main characters for three years. In 2006 she was cast to play Tabitha, one of the main characters in ‘‘L’Inchiesta’, an adventure drama movie which won two Capri Fiction Awards. The film, which follows the story of a Roman tribune sent to Jerusalem to investigate the death of Jesus of Nazareth, received mixed response, however, it was a big breakthrough in Cruz’s career, considerably boosting her net worth.

In 2008, Mónica played Esmeralda in ‘‘Astérix aux Jeux Olympiques’’, a French comedy movie which, despite receiving mediocre reviews, got a lot of attention, which gave Mónica further exposed in the media. After that, she played Clemencia in ‘‘All Inclusive’’, working side by side with Jesús Ochoa and Valentina Vargas. She continued being active on television and in movies, most importantly, she portrayed Mariana in the series ‘‘Águila Roja’’, which focuses on the story of a 17th century anonymous hero, and won numerous awards such as Iris for Best Fiction Program (Mejor Ficción), Atv, and Fotogramas de Plata, besides being nominated for 21 more. Mónica spent two years working on that project, and then went on hiatus, as she didn’t appear in any more series and movies until 2017, when she joined the cast of ‘‘Velvet Colección’’, a critically appraised comedy drama series and the spinoff of the successful series entitled ‘‘Velvet’’. ‘‘Velvet Colección’’ has had two seasons so far, and reportedly there will be more. The character that Mónica plays is one of the main characters, which helped her gain more popularity. To conclude, Cruz has had 11 acting gigs so far.

When it comes to her private life, Mónica doesn’t share much information regarding that topic, but has a daughter and is a single mother. She is also active on social media websites such as Twitter and Instagram, and is followed by an army of 157,000 people on the former and over 20,000 on the latter. Throughout her career, Cruz has been a part of many talk shows, including ‘‘El Club’’ and ‘‘90 Minuti’’. Besides her sister, Cruz has one more sibling, a brother named Eduardo.

Full NameMónica Cruz
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 16, 1977
Place Of BirthAlcobendas, Madrid, Spain
Height1.60 m
ProfessionActress, Model, Dancer, Musician
EducationThe Royal Academy of Dance
ChildrenAntonella Cruz Sánchez
ParentsEncarna Sánchez, Eduardo Cruz
SiblingsPenélope Cruz, Eduardo Cruz, Salma Cruz Moreno
AwardsCapri, Hollywood Capri Fiction Award (2007)
Music GroupsUPA Dance, UPA Dance
MoviesJerry Cotton, Iron Cross, Last Hour, All Inclusive, Asterix at the Olympic Games, The Inquiry, Jerry Cotton, Iron Cross, Last Hour, All Inclusive, Asterix at the Olympic Games, The Inquiry
TV ShowsUn Paso Adelante, Un Paso Adelante
1Gave birth to her 1st child at age 36, a daughter Antonella Cruz Sánchez on May 14, 2013. Child was conceived via artificial insemination and has no legal father.
2Was in a relationship with Fabián Mazzei, having met on the set of Un paso adelante (2002). [2005]
3Was her sister Penélope Cruz's body double during the filming of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) as Penélope was pregnant with her son Leo.
4Aunt of Leonardo Encinas Cruz (b. 22 January 2011), via sister Penélope Cruz and her husband Javier Bardem.
5Sister-in-law of Javier Bardem.
6Says that her best friend is her sister Penélope Cruz
7Dancer and actress. She was 7 years in the Dance Company of Joaquín Cortés
8Parents: Eduardo and Encarna; siblings: Penélope Cruz (b. April 28, 1974) and Eduardo Cruz (b. 1986).


Águila Roja2011-2013TV SeriesMariana
L'Agent2013Video shortSpecial Appearance (as Monica Cruz)
9 meses2010Inma
Jerry Cotton2010Malena
Last Hour2008Detective Rosa Mulero
All Inclusive2008Clemencia
Astérix aux jeux olympiques2008Esmeralda
The Final Inquiry2006Tabitha
Un paso adelante2002-2005TV SeriesSilvia Jáuregui


Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides2011body double: Penelope Cruz
La niña de tus ojos1998choreographer


Top Dance2016TV SeriesHerself
Corazón de...2005-2014TV SeriesHerself
VIP zprávy2010TV SeriesHerself
Gala 20 aniversario2010TV MovieHerself - Video
Premios Fotogramas de Plata 20092010TV MovieHerself - Accepting Award for Best Actress in a Film
Buscando a Penélope2009TV Movie documentaryHerself
El club2009TV SeriesHerself
23 premios Goya2009TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Hora Q2008TV SeriesHerself
Miradas 22008TV Series documentaryHerself
No disparen al pianista2008TV SeriesHerself
XXII Premios Anuales de la Academia2008TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Making of 'The Inquiry'2007Video documentary shortHerself
Premios Principales 20072007TV MovieHerself - Presenter
Caiga quien caiga2007TV SeriesHerself
Channel nº 42007TV SeriesHerself
Penélope, camino a los Oscar2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
XXI Premios Anuales de la Academia2007TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
El reservado2006TV SeriesHerself
Corazón, corazón2006TV SeriesHerself
Aquí hay tomate2006TV SeriesHerself
XIX premios Goya2005TV SpecialHerself - Co-Presenter: Best New Actor & Best Special Effects
UPA Live2003VideoHerself (as UPA Dance)
Noche de fiesta2003TV SeriesHerself
Gala UPA Dance2003TV MovieHerself / Silvia
Un paso adelante: la fiesta2003TV MovieHerself - Hostess
¡Ya es viernes!... ¿O no?2003TV SeriesHerself
XVII premios Goya2003TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Lo + plus2002-2003TV SeriesHerself
Gala TP de Oro 20022003TV SpecialHerself
Gala FIFA2002TV MovieHerself (as UPA Dance)
Sabor a tí2002TV SeriesHerself
Gala Un Paso Adelante2002TV MovieHerself (as UPA Dance)
Mira tú por dónde2002TV SeriesHerself
Un paso adelante. Historia de una serie2001TV Movie documentaryHerself
Pasión Gitana1996Video documentaryBailarina
VII premios Goya1993TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member

Archive Footage

Maquillando entre monstruos2007TV Movie documentaryHerself

Won Awards

2007Capri Fiction AwardCapri, HollywoodL'inchiesta (2006)

Known for movies

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