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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 12 wins & 30 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:

Public service announcement for The ONE Campaign [www.one.org] (2005) See more »

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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Personal Quote:

About Madonna: "She always paid attention to the Latin community. I was grateful somebody like her appreciated our culture" (InStyle magazine, Sept 2006). See more »

Trivia:

Her paternal grandfather was a Lebanese immigrant to Mexican. Her other ancestry is Mexican-Spanish. Salma is fluent in Arabic, Spanish, Portugese and English. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays strong-willed, independent women See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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