Penelope Cruz to Be Honored for Indie Film Work
08/19/2008 AT 10:30 AM EDT
The Madrid-born actress, 34, is being recognized for her several roles in independent films, including the current Vicky Christina Barcelona and Elegy
Past Gotham Award career-tribute honorees include Meryl Streep, Glenn Close, Don Cheadle and Matt Dillon.
– Stephen M. Silverman