Salma Hayek, born as Salma Hayek Pinault, is a renowned actress from the United States. she also spent a major portion of her life in Mexico. As a producer and a movie director, she is popular in the world for portraying her role in the movies like Wild Wild West, Grown Ups and many more.
Birth Date, Education, & Family
Salma Hayek was born on September 2, 1966, in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico to Diana Jiménez Medina and Sami Hayek Dominguez. Her mother is a great singer opera singer by profession whereas her father is an oil company executive.
She also has a younger brother named Sami who was born in 1972. She shares a pretty strong bond with her brother.
Having spent a major portion of her life in Mexico, she holds both Mexican and American ethnicity.
Height and Age
The American-Mexican actress has a height of 1.57 m, and as of 2019, she is 52 years of age.
As an actress, Salma is a renowned figure and has already appeared in many movies and TV shows. In fact, she has established herself as a prominent figure both in Hollywood and Mexican film industry.
Her Prominence in Mexican Film Industry
52 years old Salma made her debut as an actress with a Mexican telenovela named Teresa, in 1989, at the age of 23. Her appearance in the telenovela made her an overnight sensation.
Following this, in 1994, she appeared in El Callejón de los Milagros, which is regarded as the only movie in the history of Mexican cinema as much number of awards as it received. She got nominated for an Ariel Award for her appearance.
Marriage, Husband, & Children
She is married to French billionaire and Kering CEO François-Henri Pinault. The two got married in Paris on Valentine's Day 2009.
Their wedding was followed by another ceremony in Venice, on April 25, 2009. Well, prior to their wedding, the couple were engaged on March 9, 2007.
For a fact, François-Henri Pinault is the only husband for Salma, whereas, he was previously married to Dorothée Lepère from 1996 to 2004.
Does she have children with her husband?
The husband and wife are parents to a daughter named Valentina Paloma Pinault. She was born in September 2007, in Los Angeles, California, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Likewise, her husband François fathers three children, Mathilde Pinault, Augustin James Evangelista, François Pinault, from his previous relationships.
Salma Hayek Net Worth
Besides, she also owns several expensive properties including a house in Hollywood Hills, which she rents for $11,000 a Month.