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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:

Posters for Hennes & Mauritz swimwear (1999) 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:

"I don't believe in the so-called Latino explosion when it comes to movies. Jennifer Lopez doesn't have an accent. She grew up in New York speaking English not Spanish. Her success is very important because she represents a different culture, but it doesn't help me. I grew up in Mexico, not the US, and the fact is that there just aren't any parts for Latin actresses. I have to persuade people ... See more »

Trivia:

Visited Guatemala from 2 May 2005 to 5 May 2005 as ambassador to Youth/AIDS, to promote the prevention of the mortal disease. Ashley Judd and Colombian pop singer Juanes also came with her. See more »

Trademark:

Curvaceous, buxom figure See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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