I've had to do that three times, and I'm hoping it can stay that way," Cruz said in the October issue of Interview.
The Cannes Film Festival kicked off in seriously sexy style on Tuesday, as Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem made a glamorous appearance on the red carpet.
The couple married in July 2010, and have two children, 7-year-old son Leo and 4-year-old daughter Luna.
"I've only been away from my kids for a day and a half in almost seven years.
Most Magic Mike fans know this was the semi-autobiographical story of Channing Tatum's days as a stripper.
Well, he was far alone in that line of work: Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman's untimely deaths left voids in their unfinished projects.
The couple began dating after working together on Vicky Cristina Barcelona, and wed in 2010.
They're now parents to two children, and though they rarely speak about their relationship, we are lucky enough to get glimpses of them on the red carpet from time to time.
He explained: ''From that moment on, I couldn't stand violence. I can't bear it.''Javier admitted his attitude was especially problematic during filming for the Coen brothers-directed crime movie 'No Country for Old Men'.
Read more: Hollywood couples: Still going strong, they named their daughter Luna Encinas Cruz. “Encinas” honours both Penélope’s and Javier’s paternal surnames. you may recall Uma Thurman famously calls her daughter Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence “Luna” for short. You can’t have too much of this candy, so check back often.
Read more: Celebrity parent trivia This is the second child for Javier and Penelope, who got married in July 2010.
The couple - who have a son and a daughter together - tied the knot two years later, but have since made a conscious decision to keep their relationship low profile.
Meanwhile, despite Javier's love of his wife's fiery temperament, the actor has admitted to hating on-screen violence.