Salma Hayek

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Who’s she?

Salma Hayek Jiménez, a Mexican-American film actress, director and producer, was born on September 2, 1966, in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico. At the age of 23, Hayek landed the title role in “Teresa(1989), a successful Mexican “telenovela that made her a star in Mexico. Around 2000, Hayek founded film production company “Ventanarosa,” through which she produces film and television projects. In 2011, Hayek launched her own line of cosmetics, skincare and haircare products called “Nuance” by Salma Hayek, to be sold at “CVS stores in North America.

Salma Hayek red dress

Salma Hayek red dress

In February 2006, she donated $25,000 to a Coatzacoalcos, Mexico, shelter for battered women and another $50,000 to “Monterreybased anti-domestic violence groups.

Her Career as an Actor:

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The Height of Fashion Salma Hayek

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Salma Hayek Body

Salma Hayek Body

Salma Hayek Body

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Salma Hayek Sexy Pose

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salma hayek hot photo

In 1994, Hayek starred in the film “El Callejón de los Milagros (Miracle Alley), which has won more awards than any other movie in the history of “Mexican cinema.” Hayek had a starring part opposite Matthew Perry in the 1997 romantic comedy “Fools Rush In.” In 1999, she co-starred in Will Smith‘s big-budget “Wild Wild West,” and played a supporting role in Kevin Smith‘s “Dogma.” Hayek co-starred with Antonio Banderas in the “Shrek spin-off film “Puss in Boots as the voice of the character “Kitty Softpaws,” who serves as Puss’s female counterpart and love interest.

Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek

Her Career as a Producer:

Her first feature as a producer was 1999′s “El Coronel No Tiene Quien Le Escriba,” Mexico’s official selection for submission for Best Foreign Film at the “Oscars.” In 2003, Hayek produced and directed “The Maldonado Miracle,” a Showtime movie based on the book of the same name, winning her a “Daytime Emmy Awardfor Outstanding Directing in a Children/Youth/Family Special. In April 2007, Hayek finalized negotiations with “MGMto become the “CEO of her own Latin themed film production company, Ventanarosa.

 

Awards:

For her performance, in the film “El Callejón de los Milagros(Miracle Alley), Hayek was nominated for an “Ariel Award.” She earned a “Best Actress Academy Award” nomination for her performance.

Salma Hayek has revealed that since giving birth to baby Valentina 14 months

Salma Hayek has revealed that since giving birth to baby Valentina 14 months

Salma Hayek 2009 ALMA Awards

Salma Hayek 2009 ALMA Awards

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Salma Hayek awards

Salma Hayek baby

Salma Hayek baby

In 2010, Hayek’s humanitarian work earned her a nomination for the VH1 “Do Something Awards.”She is the recipient of “Glamour magazine “Woman of the Year” Award in October 2001.

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