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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 & 34 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

Directed music video for Jada Pinkett Smith: "Nada" See more »

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

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Alternate Names:

Hayek | Salm Hayek Pinault | Salma Hayek Pinault


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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"In my twenties I was offered lots of parts where there wasn't much to do but act sexy. I still get offered those roles - but now I take it as a compliment."

Woman's World (7-11-06) See more »


Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world in 1996, 2003 and 2008. See more »


Often plays strong-willed, independent women See more »

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