Salma Hayek Wiki; Biography, Family, Networth; Fast Facts About Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek Wiki; Biography, Family, Networth; Fast Facts About Salma Hayek

 

Mexican-American actress Salma Hayek Pinault

Salma Hayek Pinault born Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez; September 2, 1966 is a Mexican and American actress and producer. She began her career in Mexico with starring roles in the telenovela Teresa (1989–1991) as well as the romantic drama El Callejón de los Milagros (1995), for which she received an Ariel Award nomination.

Who is Salma Hayek?

Hayek is a naturalized United States citizen. She has studied at Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment and practices yoga. Hayek, who was raised Catholic, stated in a 2007 interview that she was no longer devout and did not believe in the Church, in part because she disagreed with practices such as its campaign against condoms in Africa, where she said AIDS and overpopulation were rampant, though she clarified that she still believed in Jesus Christ and God.

Salma Hayek Relatioship/Marriage

On March 9, 2007, Hayek confirmed her engagement to French billionaire and Kering CEO François-Henri Pinault as well as her pregnancy. She gave birth to their daughter on September 21, 2007, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. They were married on Valentine’s Day 2009 in Paris. On April 25, 2009, they renewed their vows in Venice, Italy.

Salma Hayek Hollywood

She soon established herself in Hollywood with appearances in films such as Desperado (1995), From Dusk till Dawn (1996), Wild Wild West (1999), and Dogma (1999).

Hayek’s portrayal of painter Frida Kahlo in the biographical film Frida (2002), which she also produced, made her the first Mexican actress to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and additionally earned her Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and British Academy Film Award nominations.