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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 & 37 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Frida
Frida Producer
(2002)
Desperado
Desperado Carolina
(1995)
Puss in Boots
Puss in Boots Kitty Softpaws
(2011)

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 2015 Septembers of Shiraz (executive producer)
 2014 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:

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

Publicity Listings:

20 Interviews | 24 Articles | 33 Pictorials | 56 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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Personal Quote:

[on being pregnant] You are like a swollen whale and never looked worse in your life. And somebody goes, 'You're glowing.' They don't have the courage to tell you how bad you look. See more »

Trivia:

Has her own production company, Ventanarosa. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays strong-willed, independent women See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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