Banderas wins Cannes ‘best actor’ as Almodovar alter ego

Banderas wins Cannes ‘best actor’ as Almodovar alter ego

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas has portrayed Zorro and Pablo Picasso but he is above all the go-to actor of Oscar-winning director Pedro Almodovar, who launched his hugely successful film career in Spain in the early 1980s.

Almodóvar ’emotionally naked’ in new introspective film

Almodóvar ’emotionally naked’ in new introspective film

Almodóvar calls for unity against conservatives

Almodóvar calls for unity against conservatives

Action: Pedro Almodóvar starts shooting new film

Action: Pedro Almodóvar starts shooting new film

Almodóvar unveils cast for latest film ‘Silencio’

Almodóvar unveils cast for latest film ‘Silencio’

Spain at the Oscars: What you need to know

Spain at the Oscars: What you need to know

‘It’s women who wear the trousers in Spain’

‘It’s women who wear the trousers in Spain’

Top ten: Spain’s most beautiful actresses

Top ten: Spain’s most beautiful actresses

‘Cinema taught me more than my priest did’

‘Cinema taught me more than my priest did’

‘We need a vote on the royals’: Pedro Almódovar

‘We need a vote on the royals’: Pedro Almódovar