Being petite is no more a big deal- teaches our film industry stars. The mexican-American film actress, producer, director and former model Salma Hayek, in-spite of being just 5 feet 2 inch, is Hollywood’s of the leading actress today.
Salma Hayek was born in September 2nd 1966 in Veracruz, Mexico. 49 years old, this model is still as beautiful as she was in her twenties. Salma started her career starring in” Telenovela Teresa” in Mexico and entered further to Hollywood in the year 1991, being an international star today. The 24 years old young woman entered Hollywood with such enthusiasm where is never ending. The girl had limited fluency in English, even after which she held her head high in the industry.
Salma Hayek breath taking performance was in the movie Frida where she played the role of a Mexican painter. She was nominated for Best Actress Award due to her role in Frida in Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and also Golden Globe award. Adding to her nomination list, Salma was even nominated for Emmy Award for her appearance “The Maldonado Miracle”, a comedy series in 2007.
Recently Salma Hayek was seen in the movie Tales in Tales in 2015. Salma Hayek was listed among 50 most beautiful people of the world thrice. She was also ranked 8th out of 100 sexiest women by FHM Taiwan in 2001. Salma Hayek’s hot pictures are always on trend on web.
Salma was born to a Mexican opera singer and Mexican mayor of Coatzacoalcos. Interest in acting pushed her to study acting under Stella Alder. Salma is famous for her seductive deep voice. Prior to it, she attended University of Mexico where she studied International Relations. Salma Hayek also says that Salma dropped out her school to become an actress.
Salma Hayek is a yoga lover which is the mystery behind her perfectly maintained figure. After working a lot in the film industry, Salma finally got engaged to the French billoinaire Francois Henri Pinault, the CEO of Kering on March 9, 2007. Salma and Pinault strengthened their bond of love through with a marriage ceremony in Venice on April 25, 2009.
Salma Hayek, in 2007, gave birth to a daughter who she names Valentina Pinault. Hayek had previously been romantically linked to several actors, including Edward Norton, Edward Atterton and Richard Crenna Jr.
Salma Hayek is the epitome of feminism though she had stated that she is not a feminist. She expanded her helping hands to increase awareness on violence against women and discrimination against immigrants. Adding to her charity works, Salma Hayek also advocates breast feeding. Salma’s contribution towards humanity earned her a nomination for VH1 Do Something Award.