A bitter Nicole Kidman is working hard to sabotage ex-hubby Tom Cruise’s new romance with Penelope Cruz — and she could succeed!

Tom is trying to get Latin bombshell Penelope to make a long-term commitment — but Nicole is wrecking the romance by ridiculing Penelope to Tom’s pals and depicting her as a “frivolus airhead.”

What’s more, a vengeful Nicole has told her two children that they do not have to obey Penelope.

In The ENQUIRER that is on sale now, you’ll learn the startling reason behind Nicole’s bitterness — and discover how its wreaking havoc on Tom’s hot new relationship. Don’t miss this sizzling story!