Salma Hayek Biography

Salma Hayek Pinault is a Mexican and American film actress, director and producer. She began her career in Mexico starring in the telenovela Teresa and went on to star in the film El Callejón de los Milagros for which she was nominated for an Ariel Award. In 1991 Hayek moved to Hollywood and came to prominence with roles in Hollywood movies such as Desperado, Dogma, and Wild Wild West.

Her breakthrough role was in the 2002 film Frida as Frida Kahlo for which she was nominated in the category of Best Actress for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Golden Globe Award. This movie received widespread attention and was a critical and commercial success. She won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Children/Youth/Family Special in 2004 for The Maldonado Miracle and received an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series in 2007 after guest-starring in the ABC television series Ugly Betty. She also guest-starred on the NBC comedy series 30 Rock from 2009 to 2013. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Salma Hayek
Nationality:
Mexico
Profession:
Actor, Singer, Television producer, Film Producer, Film director, Voice Actor, Social activist, Model, Spokesperson, Businessperson
Ethnicity:
Lebanese American, Lebanese people, Arab Mexican, Mex
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
September 2, 1966 (56)
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Marriages
  • 2009-02-14
    Actress Salma Hayek (42) weds French billionaire and PPR CEO Francois-Henri Pinault (46) in Paris
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