Salma Hayek at a photo call.
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Salma Hayek is a Mexican-born Hollywood actor. She is of Mexican and Lebanese heritage.

Hayek’s big Hollywood break came with her role in Robert Rodriguez’s Desperado. Her other body of work includes Fools Rush In (1997), The Faculty (1998), and Wild Wild West (1999).

Hayek earned an Academy Award nomination for her role in the 2002 film Frida. She served as executive producer of the hit ABC series Ugly Betty, based on the Colombian telenovela Yo Soy Betty La Fea. She recently joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe with her role in Eternals.

Hayek married French entrepreneur Francois-Henri Pinault in 2009. The couple has a daughter together.


  • Full name: Salma Hayek Pinault
  • Age: 55 years old (Born on September 2, 1966)
  • Height: 5′ 2″
  • Hometown: Born in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico
  • Net worth: $200 million
  • Spouse: François-Henri Pinault (2009-current)
  • Children: Valentina Paloma Pinault

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