UPDATED AUGUST 14th 2012: The cover was styled by Edward Enninful.
Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott photographed a smoldering Penélope Cruz and her piercing eyes for the September cover of W magazine. We loving the Richard Avedon vibe from this cover and the 38 year old actress is just gorgeous!
Click here to view last year September cover featuring Kristen Stewart, here for 2010 covers with Yaya DaCosta, Jennifer Lawrence, Greta Gerwig, Kat Dennings, Jessica Chastain, Emma Roberts, Zoe Kravitz and Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and here for 2009 cover with Kate Moss.
Image via TFS.