Cruise ‘converts’ Cruz to Scientology

NEW YORK: Scientology is what Penelope Cruz is following nowadays.

According to rate the, the actress is embracing the teachings of the Church of Scientology, having been converted to the religion by devoted follower Tom Cruise.

The Vanilla Sky star admits she has benefitted from Scientology – which has been attacked by religious leaders for alienating followers from their families – after being introduced to it by her Hollywood beau.

Cruz, who was raised a Catholic, joins the likes of John Travolta and Kirstie Alley in the controversial communion.

“Thanks to my boy, I have got to know Scientology and I can only say positive things about it,” she said.

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ANI, India
Nov. 19, 2003

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