Salma Hayek BioGraphy

Her’s full name is Salma Hayek Pinault. Apart from being an American actress, she is also a film producer. The birth name of this actress is Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez. She started her acting career in 1989. She first appeared in the telenovela Teresa in her career. After that she appeared in 1995 starring in El Callejón de los Milagros.

Salma Hayek BioGraphy

She was born on September 2, 1966 in the small town of Coatzacoalcos, Mexico, in a Lebanese and Spanish family. The mother of the future actress was an opera singer, her father was an oil company manager. At the age of 12, Salma moved to the United States – her parents sent the girl to study at a Louisiana Catholic boarding school, but two years later, without completing her studies, she returned home to Mexico, where she graduated from high school. Salma’s parents wanted their daughter to receive a higher education and a serious profession, and after graduating from school she entered the Faculty of International Relations of the Ibero-American Institute in Mexico City, but soon dropped out, deciding to devote herself to an acting career, which, according to her, she dreamed of since childhood.


She took the first noticeable steps towards achieving her goal in the late eighties, starting her path to the heights of the acting profession with participation in television series. The role in the popular TV series “Teresa”, which the aspiring actress received in 1989, brought her first success and recognition at home.In 1991, deciding that it was time for her to expand her professional horizons, she moved to Los Angeles, where, in parallel with her search for work in Hollywood, she began to attend an acting school and English courses. Over the next four years, the actress starred only occasionally, performing several small roles in television shows and low-budget Hollywood films. Her’s finest hour came in 1995 – the main role in the film by Robert Rodriguez “Desperate” made her famous far beyond the borders of her native Mexico and the United States. Further cooperation with the director of “Desperate” significantly strengthened Salma’s position, fame soon grew into popularity, and already in the late 90s the actress did not experience a lack of work – in addition to participating in the films of Robert Rodriguez, this period of her’s creativity was marked by work in such notable films , such as Studio 54, Dogma, Wild, Wild West, etc. In addition, in 1999 the actress founded her own production company, Ventanarosa, and from that moment a new stage in her creative career began.

Rise To fame

Real fame fell on her in 2002, when Julia Taymor’s biographical drama “Frida” was released, which tells the story of the life of one of the most extraordinary women of the 20th century – the famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. In this picture, she played the main role and acted as a producer. this is how the actress spoke about her heroine, whose work and life have worried and interested her for a long time. This passion and artistic talent of her has borne fruit. Now she is one of the brightest, most distinctive and successful actresses in Hollywood. She continues to act in films and implement her own production projects, is engaged in charity work.

Real Name Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez
Other Name Salma Hayek Pinault
Age 55 year old
Date Of Birth September 2, 1966
  • Mexican
  • American
Religion Christian
Gender Female
Birth Place Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Actress
  • Producer
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Year Active 1988- present
 Ethnicity White
Father Sami Hayek Dominguez
Mother Diana Jiménez Medina
Brother  Name Sami Hayek
Children  Name Valentina Paloma Pinault
Husband Name François-Henri Pinault
School Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau, Louisiana
University Universidad Iberoamericana
Qualification Graduate
 Physical Status
Salma Hayek BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 156.2 cm (5 ft 1.5 in)
Body Slim
Weight 54 kg (119 lb)
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size 12 (US)
Bra (Breast Approx Size 34
Hip Size Approx 34
Waist Size Approx 28
Dress Size 12 (US) Approx
Sexual Orientation Straight
  Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is she Lesbian No
Any Affair No
Boy friend Name Yet not
Husband Name François-Henri Pinault
 Social Media
Twitter Link (483K Followers)
Instagram Link  (18.9 Million followers)
Facebook Link (3.2 million followers)

Personal Life

In 2007, Salma had a daughter, Valentina Paloma. And in 2009 the actress got married – the father of her daughter, billionaire François-Henri Pinault, became the husband of her. Salma had told the media about her engagement to French billionaire and Kering CEO François-Henri Pinault on March 9, 2007, as well as her pregnancy. On September 21, 2007, the actress gave birth to a daughter, François-Henri Pinault, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Whose name she has named Valentina Paloma Pinault. In 2009, she married François-Henri Pinault in Paris on Valentine’s Day.

Interesting Fact

  • This actress is a naturalized United States citizen.
  • This film producer studied at Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment.
  • She practices yoga.
  • He was brought up in a Catholic religion.
  • She believes in Jesus Christ and God.

Net Worth

The total net worth of this film producer is around  $200 million.

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