Bardem says he would like to work more in Spain

Javier Bardem is the guest of honour of the Spanish Film Festival, which is being held until 7 April in Nantes. In an interview with AFP, the Spanish actor said he regretted not working more in his country. As for directing, Bardem says he has no special plans to pursue what he describes as an “extremely difficult job”.

Bardem shoots down Cannes journalist over sexist joke

Spanish actor Javier Bardem shoots down a journalist’s sexist question during the press conference for ‘Everybody Knows’, in which he acts alongside his wife, Penelope Cruz. The couple have starred in nine films together, including last year’s “Loving Pablo”.

Cruz and Bardem celebrate opening Cannes

Speaking after their movie with director Asghar Farhadi opened the Cannes Film Festival, “Everybody Knows” stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem look back on their big night. (May 10)

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Cruz, Bardem and Farhadi present ‘Everybody Knows’ at Cannes

The golden couple of Spanish cinema, Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz, join Iranian director Asghar Farhadi for the press conference of Spanish psychological thriller “Everybody Knows”, which kicked off the Cannes Film Festival and is up for the top Palme d’Or prize.

Bardem and Cruz open Cannes festival with ‘Everybody knows’

President Cate Blanchett and other members of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival jury strike a pose on the opening red carpet, before attending the screening of ‘Everybody knows’ (Todos lo saben) with both of its stars Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz in attendance.

Bardem, Cruz present ‘Loving Pablo’ at Venice Film Festival

The Venice film festival continues with a presentation of “Loving Pablo” from Spanish director Fernando Leon de Aranoa, which reunites stars Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz to tell the story of Pablo Escobar’s relationship with journalist Virginia Vallejo.