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Who knew there were so many famous people named Penelope in the world? Our list of celebrities named Penelope includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Penelopes below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Penelope, actors named Penelope, and much more. Penélope Cruz, Penelope Ann Miller, and Penélope Menchaca are only a few of the well-known people named Penelope on this list.

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Penélope Cruz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penélope Cruz Penélope Cruz Sánchez is a Spanish actress and model. Signed by an agent at age 15, she made her acting debut at 16 on television and her feature film debut the following year in ...more

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Penelope Ann Miller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Ann Miller Penelope Ann Miller, sometimes credited as Penelope Miller, is an American actress. She began her career on Broadway in the 1985 original production of Biloxi Blues and went on to receive a Tony ...more

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Penélope Menchaca is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penélope Menchaca Penélope Menchaca is a Los Angeles based Mexican television host, singer, and actress.

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Penelope Wilton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Wilton Penelope Alice Wilton, OBE is an English actress of stage, film, and TV. She starred opposite Richard Briers in the BBC situation comedy Ever Decreasing Circles. She has also appeared in Doctor ...more

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Penelope Spheeris is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Spheeris Penelope Spheeris is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. She is best known as a documentary film director whose works include the trilogy titled The Decline of Western ...more

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Penelope Keith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Keith Dame Penelope Anne Constance Keith, DBE, DL is an English actress, best known for her roles in the British sitcoms The Good Life and To the Manor Born. She began her career in repertory theatre ...more

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Penelope Tree is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Tree Penelope Tree is an English former fashion model prominent in swinging sixties London.

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Penelope Trunk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Trunk Penelope Trunk is an American businesswoman, author, and blogger. Her work focuses on the intersection of work and life. Trunk is the author of the books Brazen Careerist: The New Rules for ...more

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Penelope Scotland Disick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Scotland Disick Penelope Scotland Disick is the daughter of Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick.

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Penelope Plummer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Plummer Penelope Plummer was the winner of the 1968 Miss World contest, representing Australia. The then 18 year old librarian from Kempsey, New South Wales, became the first contestant from her country ...more

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Penelope Delta is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Delta Penelope Delta was a Greek author of teenage literature. Practically the first Greek children's books writer, her historical novels have been widely read and influenced Greek popular perceptions ...more

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Penelope Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Fitzgerald Penelope Fitzgerald was a Booker Prize–winning English novelist, poet, essayist and biographer. In 2008, The Times included her in a list of "The 50 greatest British writers since ...more

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Penelope Heyns is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Heyns Penelope Heyns is a former South African swimmer, who is best known for being the only woman in the history of the Olympic Games to have won both the 100 m and 200 m breaststroke events - at the ...more

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Penelope Leach is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Leach Penelope Jane Leach, is a British psychologist who researches and writes extensively on parenting issues from a child development perspective. Leach is best known for her book Your Baby and ...more

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Penelope Milford is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Milford Penelope Milford is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Vi Munson in Coming Home for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She also ...more

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Penelope Lively is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Lively Dame Penelope Margaret Lively DBE FRSL is a British writer of fiction for both children and adults. She has won both the Booker Prize and the Carnegie Medal for British children's books.

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Penelope Gilliatt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Gilliatt Penelope Gilliatt was an English novelist, short story writer, screenwriter, and film critic. She was born in London. Her father, Cyril Conner, was originally a barrister, while her mother was ...more

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Penelope Aubin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Aubin Penelope Aubin was an English novelist, poet, and translator. She was the daughter of Sir Richard Temple and Anne Charleton. Her mother Anne was the daughter of the physician and natural ...more

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Penelope Windust is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Windust Penelope Windust is an American actress who starred on television and in a few movies. She studied drama at Pittsburgh's Carnegie Tech just before its merger into Carnegie Mellon University in ...more

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Penelope Mortimer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Mortimer Penelope Ruth Mortimer was a British journalist, biographer and novelist.

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Penelope Dudley-Ward is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Dudley-Ward Penelope Ann Rachel, Lady Reed, known as Penelope Dudley-Ward, was an English actress.

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Penelope Corrin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Corrin Penelope Anne Corrin is a Canadian actress and writer. She is seen nationally on CBC Television's Royal Canadian Air Farce comedy broadcasts as a replacement cast member while Jessica Holmes was ...more

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Penelope Wensley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Wensley Penelope Anne "Penny" Wensley AC is a former Australian public servant, who was the Governor of Queensland from 2008 to 2014.

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Penelope Eckert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Eckert Penelope "Penny" Eckert is a professor of linguistics at Stanford University in Stanford, California, where she holds the position of Albert Ray Lang Professor of Linguistics. She is a ...more

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Penelope W. Kyle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope W. Kyle Penelope W. Kyle is the current president of Radford University, a public, state-funded, comprehensive university, located in the city of Radford, in southwestern Virginia. She assumed her role ...more

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Penelope Koechl is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Koechl Penelope Koechl is a screenwriter.

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Penelope Martin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Martin Penelope Martin was an actress.

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Penelope Kaufer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Kaufer Penelope Kaufer is an actress.

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Penelope Sudrow is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Sudrow Penelope Sudrow is an American actress who has starred in film and on television. She is perhaps best known for her role in the 1987 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors as ...more

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Penelope Allen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Allen Penelope Allen is an actress.

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Penelope Russianoff is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Russianoff Penelope Russianoff was an actress and author.

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Penelope McGhie is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope McGhie Penelope McGhie is an actor.

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Penelope Denton is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Penelope

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Penelope Kenny is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Kenny Penelope Kenny was executed by hanging for the murder of her child in New Hampshire along with Sarah Simpson, who was also convicted of murdering her child.

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Pénélope Leprevost is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Pénélope Leprevost Pénélope Leprevost is an athlete. He represented France in the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Penelope Umbrico is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Umbrico Penelope Umbrico is an artist / photographer best known for appropriating images found using search engines and picture sharing websites.

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Penelope Maddy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Maddy Penelope Maddy is a UCI Distinguished Professor of Logic and Philosophy of Science and of Mathematics at the University of California, Irvine. She is well known for her influential work in the ...more

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Penelope Blackmore is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Blackmore Penelope "Penny" Blackmore is an Individual Rhythmic Gymnast. Blackmore attended Korowa Anglican Girls' School in Melbourne from 1989. In 1997, her family moved to Sydney, Australia ...more

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Penelope Laughman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Penelope

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Penelope Stewart is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Stewart Penelope Stewart is an actor.

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Penelope Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Penelope

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Penelope Wallace is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Wallace Penelope Wallace was an English crime writer and the daughter of Edgar Wallace. Educated at Rodean, she founded the Edgar Wallace Society in 1969 and remained its President until her death. She ...more

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Penelope Jean is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Penelope

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Penelope Scott is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Scott Penelope Scott is a former commodities trader from Short Hills, New Jersey.

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Penelope Swales is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Swales Penelope Swales is a songwriter, singer and musician based in the Dandenong Ranges in Victoria, Australia. Her album, Monkey Comfort, released in 2003, spent two months at number 6 on the ...more

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Penelope Houston is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Houston Penelope Houston is an American singer-songwriter best known as the singer for the San Francisco-based punk rock band The Avengers. She was raised in Seattle. In the mid-1970s she attended ...more

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Penelope Horner is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Horner Penelope Horner is an actress.

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Penelope Skinner is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Skinner Penelope Skinner is a British playwright who came to prominence after her play Fucked was first produced in 2008 at the Old Red Lion Theatre and the Edinburgh Festival to huge critical acclaim ...more

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Penelope Houston is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Houston Penelope Houston is a British film critic and journal editor. In 1947 she was the first editor of the short-lived film journal Sequence founded by Lindsay Anderson, Karel Reisz and Gavin Lambert ...more

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Penelope Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Fletcher Penelope Fletcher is a British writer of paranormal romance and young-adult fantasy fiction. She was born in London and lives in the United Kingdom with her fiancé. Her books have been ...more