Salma Hayek


Salma HayekSalma Hayek Biography

Full Name:
Salma Hayek (Salma Hayek)
Date of Birth:
September 2, 1966. (48 years old)
Place of birth:
Koatskoalos, Mexico
Sign of the Zodiac:
157 cm
52 kg


The family, which was born Salma, was secured, mom – Spanish opera singer, her father – a businessman petroleum from Lebanon. Salma (in Arabic – “peace”) attends high school in a local convent. Then she moved to America to her aunt.

Grown Salma arrives at the University of Mexico in the course of international relations. But soon she throws boring. She has a dream – she wants to be an actress.

Soon luck girl: at 23, she gets the lead role in the television series “Teresa “and becomes a star in Mexico. But the young actress wants to work in Hollywood.

Star Trek

In 1991, Salma goes to Los Angeles. She wants to learn English and become a Hollywood actress. Her performance in night Spanish-language talk show says director Robert Rodriguez. And she has starred in the action movie “Desperado”with Antonio Banderas. The audience immediately falls in love with the actress. Salma started a completely different life. A year later, comes a new film – “From Dusk Till Dawn.” She becomes a cult. She then starred in the film “Four Rooms.” People magazine includes Salma in the list of top-50 “most beautiful people in the world.”

The actress continues to act: not very successful exits the picture “about to break “with Russell Crowe, then big-budget western, “Wild West “with Will Smith and” Dogma, “with Ben Affleck and Matt Damon. In parallel with the shooting Salma Hayek creates her own production company, to engage in independent cinema.

Soon there Ventanarosa. In 2002, she produces tape “Frida “- about the life of the legendary Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Above scenario tapes are five writers, including Edward Norton. The picture is successful and was nominated for six “Oscars”.

In January 2006, the world premiere of burning western scripted by Luc Besson, “Bandidas. ” In it she played with her girlfriend Penelope Cruz. Do not bypass the actress and the fantasy genre – she plays the role of Madame Truskov, bearded women, in the film ” The Vampire “. Among recent works actor Salma include such films, like ” Classmates ” ( 2010), “especially dangerous” ( 2012). In 2011, Hayek took part in voicing cartoon ” Puss in Boots. ”

Personal life

After breaking up with Edward Norton and Josh Lucas Salma Hayek at the presentation of a collection of contemporary art in Venice, met with Francois Henri Pinault, the owner of many well-known fashion houses (Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci). Roman grew rapidly. September 21, 2007 had a daughter, Valentina Paloma. There were rumors of scandalous separation and passionate reunion. But in 2009, Valentine’s Day Salma and Francois Henri Pinault officially became husband and wife.

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