Who is Salma Hayek?

Salma Hayek is a big name in the entertainment industry. She is a professional actress and producer. You may know her from movies like From Dusk Till Dawn, Desperado, Dogma, and Wild Wild West. 53-year-old Salma has been in the entertainment industry for 30 years.

Quick Info
Full NameSalma Valgarma Hayek
Birth DateSeptember 2, 1966
Birth PlaceCoatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico
FatherSami Hayek Dominguez
MotherDiana Jimenez Medina
BrotherSami Hayek
Height5 feet and 1 inch
Weight54 kilograms
Body Measurement37-24-36 inches
EyesDark Brown
HusbandFrancois-Henri Pinault
DaughterValentina Paloma Pinault
Net Worth$115 million


Salma Hayek was born on September 2, 1966, with the name Salma Valgarma Hayek in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico. She is the daughter of Sami Hayek Dominguez and Diana Jimenez Medina. Sami is an owner of an industrial-equipment firm as well as an oil company executive, whereas Diana is a talent scout and opera singer. Furthermore, she has one sibling, a younger brother named Sami Hayek. She is of Mexican descent and has dual citizenship in Mexico and America. Salma is Roman Catholic by religion, and her horoscope is Virgo.

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Physical Statistics

Salma stands to 5 feet and 1 inch in height, whereas her weight is around 54 kilograms. She has a slim body with measurement 37-24-36 inches. She wears a shoe of size 6.5 and a dress of size 10 according to US Standards. Salma has a beautiful pair of Dark Brown eyes with Black Hair.


Talking about her educational qualifications, Salma started with the Academy of the Sacred Heart. For further studies, she attended Universidad Iberoamericana and graduated in International relations.

Social Media

Salma Hayek has personal Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook accounts. Her Instagram id is @salmahayek. She has more than 14.7 million followers on Instagram. Furthermore, her Twitter id is @salmahayek. She has more than 416.1 k followers on Twitter.

Personal Information

Salma is married to Francois-Henri Pinault since March 9, 2007. Her husband is a French Billionaire and CEO of Kerring S.A. The couple has a daughter together named Valentina Paloma Pinault.

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Salma Hayek Career


Salma’s first movie is titled Mi Vida Loca, where she played the role of Gata in 1993. She then played the role of Donna in the film Roadracers in 1994. Furthermore, Salma played four movies in 1995 titled Midaq Alley, Desperado, Fair Game, and Four Rooms. In 1996, she played the roles of Santanico Pandemonium, Betty, and Cora in the movies From Dusk Till Dawn, Follow Me Home, and Fled, respectively. Salma then played in the movie Fools Rush In, where she played the role of Isabel Fuentes in 1997. She then played the roles of Monica and Carmelita in the movies Breaking Up and Sistole Diastole, respectively, in the same year.

In 1998, Salma played roles in 3 movies titled 54, The Velocity of Gary, and The Faculty as Anita, Mary Carmen, and Nurse Harper, respectively. A year later, she played the role of Serendipity in the movie Dogma. In the same year, she also played roles in movies. No One Writes to the Colonel and Wild Wild West as Julia and Rita Escobar. In 2000, she played the role of Sergeant Meredith Kolko in the movie Chain of Fools alongside Steve Zahn, Jeff Goldblum, and Elijah Wood. She also played roles in movies Timecode, Living It Up, and Traffic in the same year. Salma played two films in 2001 titled Hotel and In the Time of the Butterflies as Charlee Boux and Minerva Mirabal, respectively. In 2002, she played the role of Frida Kahlo in the movie Frida.

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Salma played the role of Francesca Giggles in the movie Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over in  2003. She also played in movies Once Upon a Time in Mexico and V-Day: Until the Violence Stops the same year. Hayek then played the role of Lola Cirillo in the film After the Sunset in 2004. Two years later, she played in the movies Ask the Dust, Bandidas, and Lonely Hearts as Camilla Lopez, Sara Sandoval, and Martha Beck, respectively. Later, she played in Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant as Madame Truska in 2009. She then played a movie directed and written by Adam Sandler and Fred Wolf titled Grown Ups as Roxanne in 2010. Salma played three films in 2011 titled Puss in Boots, Americano and As Luck Would Have It as voice role of Kitty Softpaws, Lola, and Luisa, respectively.

Salma again played three movies in 2012 titled The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!, Savages and Here Comes the Boom as Cutlass Liz, Elena, and Bella Flores respectively. In 2013, she played the role of Roxanne Chase-Feder in the movie Grown Ups 2. She played two films in 2015 titled Tale of Tales and Septembers of Shiraz. Salma played the voice role of Theresa Taco alongside voices of Kristen Wiig, Anders Holm, Bill Hader, Michael Cera, James Franco, Danny McBride, Craig Robinson, Paul Rudd, Nick Kroll, David Krumholtz, Edward Norton in the movie Sausage Party in 2016.

Furthermore, she played the roles of Beatriz, Sara, and Sonia Kincaid in movies Beatriz at Dinner, How to Be a Latin Lover, and The Hitman’s Bodyguard, respectively, in 2017. In 2018, she played the roles of Eva Torres in The Hummingbird Project. She then played in the movie Drunk Parents as Nancy in 2019. She played two films in 2020 titled Like a Boss and The Roads Not Taken as Claire Luna and Dolores, respectively. Some of her upcoming movies are The Eternals and The Hitman’s WIfe’s Bodyguard.

Salma Hayek Net Worth

Salma is known worldwide because of her professional acting career. Her net worth is estimated to be around $115 million. She mostly earns money from her career and various endorsement deals.