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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
age 44 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

Penelope Ann Miller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 55 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

Penélope Menchaca is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 50 Penélope Menchaca is a Los Angeles based Mexican television host, singer, and actress.

Penelope Wilton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 72 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

Penelope Spheeris is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 73 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

Penelope Keith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 78 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

Penelope Tree is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 69 Penelope Tree is an English former fashion model prominent in swinging sixties London.

Penelope Trunk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 53 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

Penelope Scotland Disick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 6 Penelope Scotland Disick is the daughter of Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick.

Penelope Plummer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
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

Penelope Delta is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Dec. at 67 (1874-1941) 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

Penelope Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Dec. at 84 (1916-2000) 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

Penelope Heyns is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 44 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

Penelope Leach is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 81 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

Penelope Milford is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 70 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

Penelope Lively is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 85 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.

Penelope Gilliatt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Dec. at 61 (1932-1993) 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

Penelope Aubin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Dec. at 59 (1679-1738) 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

Penelope Windust is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 73 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

Penelope Mortimer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Mortimer Dec. at 81 (1918-1999) Penelope Ruth Mortimer was a British journalist, biographer and novelist.

Penelope Dudley-Ward is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Dec. at 68 (1914-1982) Penelope Ann Rachel, Lady Reed, known as Penelope Dudley-Ward, was an English actress.

Penelope Corrin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 43 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

Penelope Wensley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 72 Penelope Anne "Penny" Wensley AC is a former Australian public servant, who was the Governor of Queensland from 2008 to 2014.

Penelope Jean is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
Penelope Jean Hayes age 45

Penelope Jean Hayes is a writer, on-camera television contributor, public speaker and analyst on pressures in our society including from media, peers and popular culture. She is the author of the upcoming book titled, The Magic Of Viral Energy (M.O.V.E.): Your Guide To Supernatural Happiness. It’s a narrative non-fiction book in the Self-Help genre about the contagious nature of energy, and how this phenomenon has worked magic in her life and the lives of many—a topic that she has researched and documented since 2002. She has appeared on numerous news, entertainment and talk programs including Dr. Phil and ABC News sharing stories and tips for living in purpose and joy. Check out her advice column and book tease at www.1penelope.com

Penelope Eckert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Penelope
age 77 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