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Salma Hayek


One of Hollywood's most dazzling leading actresses, Salma Hayek was born on September 2, 1966, in the oil boomtown of Coatzacoalcos, Mexico. Hayek has freely admitted that she and her brother, Sami, were spoiled rotten by her well-to-do businessman father, Sami Hayek Dominguez, and her opera-singing mother, Diana Jiménez Medina. Her surname is ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Septembers of Shiraz (executive producer) (post-production)
 2014 Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet (producer)
 2006-2010 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (executive producer - 85 episodes)
- Hello Goodbye (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The Past Presents the Future (2010) ... (executive producer)
- London Calling (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Million Dollar Smile (2010) ... (executive producer)
- All the World's a Stage (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2003 The Maldonado Miracle (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 Frida (producer)
 2001 In the Time of the Butterflies (TV Movie) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

19 Interviews | 23 Articles | 33 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Hayek | Salm Hayek Pinault | Salma Hayek Pinault

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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What worries me the most is that most men are so weak. Because of that they act like they don't care and like machos - because they are too fragile inside. They're scared of confrontation and afraid of so many things. And because of this they build up their life so they have to deal with their feelings as little as possible. I find feminine men unbelievably sexy. But most men are completely ... See more »

Trivia:

Played a (mythological creature disguised as a) stripper twice: in From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) and in Dogma (1999) (A Vampire and a Muse respectively). See more »

Trademark:

Curvaceous, buxom figure See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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