Who is Salma Hayek and what is her net worth 2018? The Frida Fame actress rules millions of hearts and bucks. Salma Hayek is a critically acclaimed and popular American actress. She acquires the Mexican origin. Hayek’s tempting Latina looks, strong opinions, amazing acting skills and straightforward nature pulled her to the Hollywood’s top levels. After Dolores Del Rio, Salma is considered as the most successful Mexican actress in Hollywood.
Salma was born in Veracruz, Mexico in 1966. She was originally named as Salma Hayek Jiménez. She was born to Sami Hayek Domínguez, an oil company executive and a firm’s owner and Diana Jiménez Medina, an opera singer. Salma’s family basically belongs from Baabdat, Lebanon. Her younger brother Sami is a furniture designer.
Salma was born in a well-off catholic family. Her maternal grandparents belonged from Spain. Salma left her studies in her teenage to make it big in the Mexican television and cinema. To enter Hollywood was a distant dream for her back then. After taking up small projects in Mexico, she decided to boost her English communication skills and give the Hollywood industry a try. She shifted to Los Angeles, California in 1991.
Till 1995, before bagging the leading role in Robert Rodriguez produced movie Desperado, Salma’s talent was roughly exploited by the filmmakers and she unveiled her personal grudges and frustration regarding her undervalued image on the national television. This moment changed her life and gave her the role of Carolina in Desperado.
After the massive success of the movie, Salma never turned back and she was like a fire that overcame every obstacle coming in front of her way to success in Hollywood. She gave back to back hits like The Maldonado Miracle, Once Upon a Time in Mexico and After The Sunset after doing Desperado.
Salma did the movie Frida in 2002 and she was nominated for the Oscars for her role. She marked herself as the first Latin actress to be nominated for the Oscars. After doing many intense films, she also tried her hands in comedy and succeeded there as well.
She pushed her acting limits to try something fresh in the movies like Grown Ups 2 and Puss in the Boots. Salma married Francois-Henri Pinault in 2009 after dating him for over 6 years. She has a daughter named Valentina Paloma Pinault.
Education: At the age of 12, she was sent to New Orleans, Louisiana for higher studies, but due to her mischievous behavior violating the Academy’s ethics and norms. She later attended Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City studying International Relations. She was enthusiastic about acting since she was 12. She completed her education and shifted to California with an ambition to learn English and act in Hollywood. She started learning English from Stella Adler. Salma had been an average student all the time.
Salma has nailed every role she received in her career. Be it the time when her talent was undervalued or the present scenario where she is seen in the big movies – Salma has never failed to win the hearts of the audience with her charm and brilliant acting skills. She has been nominated for the Oscars for her movie Frida and won a prestigious Emmy Award for her comedy series. Here best performances can be seen in the movies like –
• Fools Rush In
• Wild Wild West
• Lonely Hearts
Salma Hayek Net Worth
The 50 years old Latina origin superstar has charmed everyone on the silver screen, worked really hard to fit into the soul of her movie characters and increased the zeroes in her account like a deserving diva. Salma’s Net Worth is $105 Million and she is one of the richest Hollywood actresses. Her last surveyed yearly earnings were around $25 Million in the year 2013. She belongs from a rich family, married a billionaire and created a spectacular Net Worth through her passion and hard work. The monetary blessings have always been there in her life.
Her most highlighted and popular asset is her Los Angeles home worth $20,000,000. She rejoices the luxury flights all over the globe in her husband’s G650 Gulfstream private jet. Salma owns many luxury villas, some of them she co-owns with her billionaire husband in the US and France.
Her stunning car collection includes the super hot cars like Mercedes, Cadillac, BMW & Porsche.
She mostly remains busy with her television and movie jobs. She is associated with Pampers, UNICEF, and V-day. Her husband is a billionaire and she is one of the richest Hollywood divas. She is not involved with any business right now and she doesn’t need it either, at least her lavish lifestyle says so.