Lady in leather! Penelope Cruz cuts a sartorial dash as she attends premiere in leather coat reminiscent of The Matrix
14:31 GMT, 5 November 2012
It looks like Penelope Cruz has taken her fashion cues from The Matrix.
The Spanish beauty wore a leather coat resembling the classic movie costume to the premiere of her latest film Twice Born in Rome, but luckily managed to put a style twist on the coat.
Cutting a stylish figure, the star looked every inch the glamorous Hollywood actress as she posed with the director and writer of the film, Sergio Castellitto.
Fashion statement: Penelope Cruz wears a sexy leather coat to the premiere of her latest movie in Rome
The 38-year-old star showed off her long legs and let the sexy coat do all the talking, as she kept it closed and only matched it with a pair of black suede stiletto's.
The coat came up to her knees and featured gold buckles on the cuffs and the waist to give it a sartorial twist.
The actress kept her long brown locks wavy and she smiled generously as her latest movie debuted in Italian cinemas.
Red carpet love: Penelope cosied up to director of the film Sergio Castellitto during the premiere in Rome
Inspired by The Matrix The star managed looked stylish in the unusual coat
Penelope's brother Eduardo has also worked on the film, as he composed the soundtrack for the drama.
It tells the story of a single mother who brings her teenage son to Sarajevo, to visit the place where his father died in the Bosnian conflict years ago.
Emile Hirsch and Jane Birkin also play parts in the star-studded film.
There was no sign of Penelope's husband Javier Bardem at the premiere, as he was presumably busy promoting his own hit, Skyfall.
Talented family: Penelope's younger brother Eduardo wrote the soundtrack for the movie
But the actress recently spoke out about her new found family happiness, claiming that becoming a mother to one-year-old son Leo has changed her view on life.
'It's everything you've heard about, but it's so many other things as well,' she said during an interview with the Brisbane Times.
'From the moment you have a child everything changes, everything. You look at the world in a completely different way through your child's eyes.The way he looks at the sun and the moon and the stars, and the way he is so impressed by nature, he is really making me reconnect with it.
'It's true that you revisit your own childhood. It releases things that you thought you had forgotten.'
Everything and more: The actress spoke out about how much she's enjoying motherhood in a recent interview