Penelope Cruz - Penelope Cruz To Beam Down Over New York Fashion Week
New mum Penelope Cruz will be glaring down at the style savvy attending New York Fashion Week later this month (Feb12) from a massive anti-fur billboard.
The actress' 'Give Fur the Cold Shoulder' Peta poster has been unveiled on a high-rise in the Big Apple's Meatpacking District, where the top shows will be held during Fashion Week, which begins on 9 February (12).
Peta Vice President Lisa Lange tells WENN, "Penelope Cruz has appeared on every best-dressed list in the world, and the one thing you'll never see her wearing is fur.
"Peta couldn't ask for a more fitting emblem of the modern, glamorous woman who knows that there's nothing more beautiful than a woman who has a look that kills without anyone having to die for it."
Cruz is the latest fashion icon to speak out against fur - first ladies Michelle Obama and Carla Bruni-Sarkozy have declared that they would never wear real fur, as have Peta campaign stars Charlize Theron, Oprah Winfrey, Pink, Pamela Anderson, and Eva Mendes.