Date: 27th October 2001
Beautiful PenÚlope Cruz has slammed claims of an affair with Tom Cruise, before his separation from wife, Nicole Kidman. The Blow (2001) actress states their relationship began after Tom's split from Nicole.
Rumours were fuelled, on the set of their movie,vanilla Sky (2001), after Tom had spent so much time with his Spanish co-star. They denied allegations, claiming their love affiliation was simply on-screen!
PenÚlope insists, "It's as simple as this, when we denied it, it was because no such relationship existed and when we confirmed it, it was because the relationship had started. "