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Salma Hayek Biography – The Beautiful Actress and Director of Mexican Origin

Salma Hayek is one of the renowned figures of Mexican origin, and has made a distinct mark in the work of international cinema. She has been active as an actress for over twenty years now, and is still a public favorite for her beauty and compassionate nature.


Salma Hayek Biography - Talent Personified

Salma Hayek was born in Mexico, to an opera singer mother and an oil executive father. Being from a wealthy family, Salma had a good childhood which paved the way to her success as an actress. The first turnaround in Salma Hayek biography came when she overcame the limitations of being dyslexic and completed her higher education with a degree in International Relations. Salma Hayek then entered the world of movies at a young age in 1989. Following that, she went on do more movies and earned more awards than any of her contemporaries in Mexican cinema. Eventually, Salma Hayek migrated into Hollywood and has been in the limelight as an international superstar ever since. Apart from acting, Salma Hayek biography also includes a successful stint as a movie producer, director, and a painter.

Salma Hayek Movies List - an Impressive Collection

Numerous movies from Mexico and Hollywood adorn the Salma Hayek movies list. She has earned a lot of acclaim for bringing the Hispanic culture into the Hollywood movies with her earlier roles in movies like "Fools Rush In", "Desperado, "Once Upon a Time in Mexico", and the Will Smith starrer "Wild Wild West". Apart from action and romantic comedies, Salma Hayek movies list also has many serious roles, some of which have won her nominations for prestigious awards. Her portrayal of Mexican painter Frieda Kahlo in the movie "Frida" earned her a Best Actress nomination in the Academy awards. In the past few years, she has been seen in a lot of light roles in comedy flicks.

Salma Hayek Baby - a Beautiful Child

Salma Hayek had a baby girl, with her then fiance François Henri Pinault, who was born in September of 2007. Named as Valentina Paloma Pinault, Salma Hayek baby was born in the presence of her father. The couple broke the pregnancy news the same time they announced their engagement. While Salma Hayek was carrying the child, she was also busy with her show "Ugly Betty", both as an actor and the Executive Producer. However, she took her time off during the conclusive days of her pregnancy to ensure that she was under no stress which may have an effect on the unborn child. Valentina is going to be 4 years old this year, and is one of the cutest star childs of her age.

Written by Dennis Patterson

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