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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 father is of ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

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

Publicity Listings:

19 Interviews | 24 Articles | 33 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Hayek | Salm Hayek Pinault | Salma Hayek Pinault

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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At the beginning [my career] was hard. People were like, 'Who is this Mexican jumping bean?' See more »

Trivia:

Was originally considered for the part of Alicia Larde in A Beautiful Mind (2001) because the character in real life is from El Salvador. But the character for the film was later changed to American and given to Jennifer Connelly. See more »

Trademark:

Curvaceous, buxom figure See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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