- Birthday2nd Sep, 66
- Birth PlaceMexico
- Marital statusMarried
- What is important is to believe in something so strongly that you're never discouraged.
- Life is tough; and if you have the ability to laugh at it, you have the ability to enjoy it.
- I have tried my whole life to represent my Mexican roots with honor and pride.
- I keep waiting to meet a man who has more balls than I do.
- No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone.
Did you know?
- She was nominated in the category of Best Actress for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Golden Globe Award for her in the film, Frida in 2002.
- She won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Children/Youth/Family Special in 2004 for The Maldonado Miracle .
- She received an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, Ugly Betty in 2007.
- She was recipient of Glamour magazine Woman of the Year Award in October 2001.
- She was ranked #17 by Entertainment Weekly in their list of the "25 Smartest People in TV."
Family & relationships
- François-Henri Pinault Husband
- Valentina Paloma Pinault Daughter
- François-Henri Pinault
Los Angeles home
In 2007 Salma Hayek bought a monstrous house for a whopping $20,000,000. This is a 1930 era house and occupies plush grounds overlooking Los Angeles. The house spreads over an area of more than 6800 sq ft.
Location - The house is located on Bel Air Road in California. It is a posh neighborhood with the houses of all the rich and famous strewn around.
Accommodation - This huge house has 7 bedrooms and 7 full bathrooms. It has been fully renovated by Ms Hayek after the purchase and it looks elegant. The house is painted in all white but the inside has earth tones which goes well with the surroundings. The hardwood floors in the kitchen and the marbled table top counters are some of the other features of this extraordinary house.
Features - The house boasts of an outdoor swimming pool and an outdoor terrace which is a perfect place to have the morning tea. It overlooks the surroundings in Bel Air and the view is simple awesome.
Neighborhood - This massive property is surrounded by some of the most impressive estates owned by the rich and famous people like Robert Tuttle, the car dealership owner and Sandy Krause who is an heir to the Pep Boys fortune.
Brilliant interior design
Awesome outdoor views
Los Angeles home
Outdoor swimming pool
Salma Hayek's partner Francois-Henri Pinault has been spotted number of times driving her Lexus Hybrid. Salma Hayek is very fond of her Lexus Hybrid which is one of the best luxury cars available today. It is powered by a gasoline powered V6 engine with 286 horsepower. The car has premium interiors and promises a smooth ride every time you start the car. The car has standard cloth seats with dual zone climate control and a six-disc CD player.
Salma Hayek's husband driving her car
The charming Hollywood actress tied knot with François-Henri Pinault in 2009 at the marvelous 18th century La Fenice opera house in Venice. This was not the first time they married as the couple earlier tied knot on Valentine's Day, which was a secret civil ceremony held in Paris attended by a few family members. Salma appeared quite happy after she completed the nuptials with Pinault, who is one of the richest men in France. The bride looked absolutely spectacular in a beautiful Balenciaga wedding white gown with a long veil designed by Nicholas Ghesquiere. The lovely actress appeared pretty excited during the ceremony carrying a bunch of orchids and stephanotis. Pinault sported a decent look dressed in black with a lovely black bow.
The couple started the festivities with a masquerade-style rehearsal dinner held at the 17th century Punta Della Dogana, a day before the wedding. The next day they tied the knot in a loving ceremony attended by 150 family members and friends. The dress code at the celebrity wedding included black tie strictly and the guests were requested to wear Venetian masks. Celebrity stars from the world of entertainment descended on Venice to attend the celebrations. The high profile guest included Pinault's billionaire father François Pinault, former French president Jacques Chirac, Penelope Cruz, Bono and his wife, Charlize Theron, Olivier Martinez, Luis Miguel, Ashley Judd, Valeria Golino, Vogue editor Anna Wintour and Gucci designer Frida Giannini.
Salma has a pet pooch, Diva, whom she simple adores all the time. In fact, on one fine occasion her life was dramatically saved by her pet dog. The actress would have died but the little dog woke Salma up just in time so that she could switch off the gas which she had left on.
This is one of her favorite brands. She has been spotted a number of times with her Tom Ford handbag. The Tom Ford label is now renowned all over for their quality products.
Whenever Salma Hayek has walked the red carpet in any award function, she wears jewelry by Lorraine Schwartz. Her jewelry is famous for being unique, classy and obviously, overtly expensive. Apart from Hayek, such jewelry is also worn by celebrities like Halle Berry, Jennifer Lopez and Angelina Jolie.
For mobile phones she just cannot trust any other company apart from Apple. She has been spotted with an Apple iPhone 4S which has superlative features like 8MP camera and 1080p HD video recording.
Salma Hayek dazzled at the LACMA 2012 Art + Film gala in Los Angeles honoring artist Ed Ruscha and the late filmmaker Stanley Kubrick. Salma Hayek-Pinault was spotted wearing million-dollar Harry Winston danglers set with micropave diamonds. Besides the actress also accessorized with a diamond and platinum Harry Winston bracelet to her navy gown.