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Salma Hayek

About Salma Hayek

Salma Valgarma Hayek Jimenez (born September 2, 1966) is a Mexican / Lebanese and American actress, director, and television and film producer.

Personal Biography

Hayek revealed that she had diabetes during pregnancy and said the experience 'made her humble'.

Relationship with Francois Pinault

Salma Hayek married French businessman Francois Pinault is her husband on 2009 Valentines Day in Paris, France.

Daughter Valentina

Valentina is the the daughter of Hayek and Pinault. Hayek says her daughter is a little dictator and the bossiest toddler she has ever met.


Salma Hayek nearly had a wardrobe malfunction when the Bavarian Dirndl dress she was wearing almost slid off her shoulders.

Other Personal Information

  • In October 08, Salma was forced to explain her sexuality after a talk show host mistakenly asked her if she was a lesbian.
  • In June 09, Salma blasted claims that suggesting she was once romantically involved with Barbra Streisands alleged ex Jon Peters.
  • It has emerged that Salma faked teachers death to escape French language classes.
  • On October 09, Salma turned party planner when the women hired to organise her daughter Valentinas second birthday bash quit two days before the celebration.

Professional Biography

Movies / Filmography

Other Professional Information

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Cosmetic business

In March 09, Hayek announced beauty industry venture by launching anti-ageing cosmetics inspired by her maternal grandmother and former cosmetologist Maria Luisa.

Other information

Salma Hayek in News

Curb Energy Consumption
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PVBLIC Foundation Amplifies Message of Bystander Revolution on Times Square Billboards During National Bullying Prevention Month
PVBLIC assists Bystander Revolution in launching their #MonthOfAction campaign through featured displays of billboards in Times Square brought together through a partnership with Bystander, PVBLIC and Branded Cities.

2015 San Diego Film Festival Announces Opening Night Film Septembers of Shiraz
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - September 18, 2015) - The San Diego Film Festival (SDFF), produced by the San Diego Film Foundation, announced today its Opening Night title and additional films. Now in its 14th year, the San Diego Film Festival will run from September 30th through October 4th in San Diego, CA. The most up to date festival program is available at

Victorino Noval Productions Supports Emmy(R) Award-Winning The Bay The Series Expanding Noval's New Media Ventures
Financier, Philanthropist and Media Entrepreneur Victorino Noval today announced his latest venture: The Bay, the Daytime EMMY® Award Winner for Outstanding Drama Series New Approaches. With diverse interests in film, music, and television, Victorino Noval is primed to become a "King of New Media."

Salma Hayek Wears Jacob Arabo Jewelry to CinemaCon 2013
The National Association of Theatre Owners held its annual week-long convention, CinemaCon, during the third week of April this year

John Travolta kisses wife in public amid sexual assault scandal
John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston enjoyed a passionate kiss at the premiere of his movie' Savages', showing their first public display of affection after a string of sexual assault charges rocked the couple's life.

'Disgraced' John Travolta to face press to promote new flick
John Travolta, who has been quiet after multiple accusations of sexual assault, is to face the media as his new film is set to be released.

Leo's lady strips for Victoria's Secret campaign
Leonardo Di Caprio's new girlfriend Erin Heatherton has stripped off to her undies for a new Victoria Secret photoshoot.

Salma Hayek to play sexy stripper in upcoming flick 'Americano'
Salma Hayek is said to have looked half her age while posing onstage in a skimpy black top and shorts for 'Americano', the flick where she plays a stripper.

Lesbian love-making scene in 'Black Swan' voted sexiest
'Black Swan's' steamy sex scene that involved Mila Kunis and Natalie Portman has been voted the sexiest film moment in an online poll.

Travolta handling groping allegations properly, say damage control experts
John Travolta, who has been hit with many sexual assault charges since the past one week, has handled the allegations very well, according to two prominent crisis management gurus.

Sarah Jessica Parker to help raise funds for Obama campaign
'Sex and the City' star Sarah Jessica Parker will host a fundraiser event at her New York City home to raise additional money for President Obama's re-election campaign.

George Clooney fundraiser raises record 15m dollars for Obama
George Clooney helped raised a record 15 million dollars for President Barack Obama by hosting a fundraising event at his Los Angeles mansion.

Salma Hayek's billionaire hubby ends child support case with ex
The supermodel, who filed for child support from Salma Hayek's current billionaire husband Francois-Henri Pinault, has reached an agreement to end their legal fight.

Salma Hayek feared she was carrying child with Down syndrome
Salma Hayek's husband Francois-Henri Pinault has revealed in court that the actress while pregnant with daughter Valentina, feared that she was carrying a child with Down syndrome.

Salma Hayek flashes bra in see-through pink top
Salma Hayek's pink top turned see-through under the flashbulbs of awaiting paparazzi's cameras, as she made her way through Los Angeles airport.

Salma Hayek dresses to impress hubby
Salma Hayek has revealed that her businessman husband, Francois-Henri Pinault, influences her sartorial style.

Burger King under fire for 'racist' Mary J Blige fried chicken ad
A Burger King ad which shows Mary J Blige singing about fried chicken has been pulled out for pushing racial stereotypes.

I was fat and suffered depression due to acne, says Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek, who looks glamorous despite being in her mid 40s, has revealed that she had bad acne and low self-esteem when she was 25.

Kristen Stewart dresses up for fashion show in Paris
Kristen Stewart ditched her casual clothes and stepped out in a chic outfit for a Paris fashion show.

Salma Hayek attends pre-Oscar bash in transparent dress
Salma Hayek, who bared all by wearing a frock featuring numerous see-through panels at the CAA pre-Oscar party, was a sight for sore eyes.

Republicans slam Obama's preference for hobnobbying with celebs over helping ordinary citizens
Republicans have slammed Barack Obama's celebrity support, saying that the president is more interested in hobnobbing with Hollywood to help his campaign than to help ordinary Americans.

Obama takes a dig at pal George Clooney during fundraiser
Barack Obama cracked several George Clooney jokes at the star-studded fundraiser, which raised 15 million dollars for the president's re-election, held at the actor's home in Los Angeles.

Becks in latest Burger King ad to promote healthy menu
David Beckham has lent his name to fast food franchise Burger King, as he is promoting one of the chain's new healthier products - a 310 calorie strawberry banana smoothie.

Hollywood Icons Gather for the Tenth Annual "Night Before" Fundraiser in Support of the Motion Picture & Television Fund
As Hollywood prepares itself for its biggest night of the year, Academy Award® nominees and presenters joined some of the most powerful and well-known industry influencers for the tenth annual "Night Before" party to benefit the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF)

Roman Abramovich books Red Hot Chilli Peppers for New Year's Eve bash
Roman Abramovich has booked the Red Hot Chilli Peppers to play for 300 guests at his exclusive hot-ticket New Year's Eve bash at his 90-million dollar estate on the lush hillside of Gouverneur Beach in St. Barts.

Tom Cruise's daughter Suri tops list of most influential celebrity children
Tom Cruise's daughter Suri Cruise has topped the list of the twenty most influential celebrity children, while David and Victoria Becham's toddler Harper Beckham came at second place.

'I asked Jesus to give me some b**bs', says Salma Hayek
Actress Salma Hayek, who is known for her curvaceous body, has revealed that as a teenager she suffered from body confidence crisis.

Antonio Banderas was 'crazy' to work with in 'Puss in Boots', says Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek has revealed that it was "crazy" to work with Antonio Banderas on the new Shrek spin-off 'Puss in Boots'.

Salma Hayek hates men 'talking' only to her br**ts!
Salma Hayek has revealed that she detests men looking at her br**ts all the time.

Salma Hayek 'camouflages' veggies in daughter's food
Salma Hayek has admitted that she tricks her daughter, Valentina Paloma into healthy eating habits by hiding vegetables in her food.

'Puss in Boots' lead Box Office race with $34 million collection
Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek's "Puss in Boots" topped the box office this weekend, with an approximate 34 million dollars collection.

Salma Hayek hated ban on high heels post foot injury
Salma Hayek has revealed that she was devastated when she was banned from wearing high-heels because of her foot injury.

Salma Hayek gets 'heebie-jeebies' at thought of botox
Salma Hayek has revealed that she has never undergone a botox treatment as the very thought of it gives her 'heebie-jeebies'.

Salma Hayek loves dresses as they make her 'look good quickly'
Hollywood star Salma Hayek has revealed that she loves wearing dresses because they always make her look good "quickly".

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