Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek is an American Mexican film actress and producer who started her career with El Callejon de Los Milagros. In 1991, the actress moved to Hollywood.

Quick Biography

The real name of the actress is Salma Valgarma Hayek Jimenez. She was born on 2 September 1966.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Salma Valgarma Hayek Jimenez
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 2 September 1966
Birth Place: Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico
Nationality: Mexican and American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Sami Hayek Dominguez and Diana Jimenez Medina
Spouse: François-Henri Pinault (m. 2009)
Children: Valentina Paloma Pinault
Height: 1.57 m
Weight: 54 kg
Profession: Actor and Producer
Net Worth in 2022: $150 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Salma Hayek is 55 years old but looks pretty young according to her age. The height of the actress is 1.57 m, whereas the weight of the Salma is 57 kg.

Education, School/College University

When Salma was 12 years old, she sent to Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau, Louisiana, for study. Hayek had dyslexia in her school days. After schooling, Salama studied at the University Iberoamerican. In University, she studied International Relations. There she decided to pursue a career in acting.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Salma Hayek was born to Diana Jimenez Medina and Sami Hayek Dominguez. Her father was a well-known Businessman in Mexico. The mother of the actress is an opera singer and talent scout. The nationality of Hayak is American and Mexican. The Ethnicity of the actress is fifty percent Lebanese and fifty-percent Spanish. The actress believed in Jesus Christ and God, but she raised in Catholicism. Salma support Democrats, and the lady also addressed the United States Congress in 2005.

Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Salma Hayek With Husband François Henri Pinault
Salma Hayek With Husband François Henri Pinault

In 1995, it rumored that the Salam and Johnny Depp dated together. According to Celebuzz, she dated actor Edward Allerton from 1997 to 1999. The beautiful actress also dated Josh Lucas from August 2003 to July 2004. The couple was spotted together several times.

On 9 March 2007, she announced engagement with Francois-Henri Pinault. Francois-Henri is a French billionaire and PPR CEO. On the same day, she announced the pregnancy. Couple first child Valentina Paloma Pinault was born on 21 September 2007. In 2009, the couple married on Valentine’s Day, and they re-married on April 25, 2009.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did she get married? (married date): 14 February 2009
Does she have any relationship affair? No
Is Salma Hayek Lesbian? No
Husband/Spouse? (name): François-Henri Pinault
Kids: Valentina Paloma Pinault

Professional Life and Career

In 1989, the actress began her career with Teresa, whereas, in 1994, she worked in film El Callejon de Los Milagros. After moving to California, United States, she received a role in movie Desperado. After Desperado, she worked in From Dusk Till Dawn. In 1999, the actress worked in the big-budget movie Wild Wild West.

In 2000, the actress became an entrepreneur and founded a movie production company Ventanarosa. The first film produced by the actress is El Coronel No Tiene Quin Le Escriba. The actress did her directional debut with The Maldonado Miracle. She was the executive producer of Ugly Betty. She worked in Grown Ups as the wife of Adam Sandler. The beautiful actress also worked sequel of Grown Ups 2.

In 1998, she became a spokeswoman for Revlon. The actress launched cosmetics, skincare, and hair care products brand. Her products are available in CVS stores in North America. She worked in an action-thriller film Everly. She worked movie Tale of Tales in 2015. In 2017, the actress worked in three films named Beatriz at Dinner, How to Be a Latin Lover, and The Hitman’s Bodyguard.

Awards & Nominations

In 2001, Salma won Woman of the year award by Glamour magazine, whereas, in 2003, she won Producers Guild of America. In 2005, Salama included in the list of Time magazine 25 most influential Hispanics. Other awards received by the actress are Producer Guild of America Celebrations of Diversity Award, Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year Award, National Order of the Legion of Honour. She is also a powerful member of the Hollywood Latino Community. She was one of the fifteen women who selected for the cover of British Vogue in September 2019.

Salma Hayek Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Salma Hayek Net Worth
Salma Hayek Net Worth

As of August 2022, The net worth of the Salma Hayak is $150 million. Salma is not only an actress but also an entrepreneur.  She has her production company and cosmetics brand. She also earns by coming into the commercial.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Salma Hayek alleged Harvey Weinstein for sexually harassing on the set of Frida. She always raised her voice against female harassment.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Salma Hayek Facebook page has around 756,762 fan likes, and her Twitter account has around 291k followers. On the Salma Hayek Instagram account, she has around 10.9m followers.  Salma Hayak did not have a YouTube account.

Apart from actress and producer, Salma Hayek is a great human being. She runs several programs of awareness for violence against women and discrimination against immigrants. In 2010 she also nominated for VH1 Do Something Awards for her humanitarian work.


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