Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez,
known simply as Salma Hayek
is a Mexican American film actress, director, and producer who began her career playing the titular character in the 1989
, then gained prominence in the United States for Desperado
and received critical acclaim for her role as the painter Frida Kahlo
in the 2002
biographical film, Frida
. She also voiced Kitty Softpaws
' Puss in Boots
and Teresa del Taco
in the R-rated computer animated film, Sausage Party
For Disney, she appeared as herself in the 2014 film, Muppets Most Wanted. She was also an executive producer for Ugly Betty.
She will play Ajak in the upcoming Marvel Studios film, Eternals.
Salma Hayek attending the 2014 San Diego Comic Con.
Salma Hayek attending the 2014 Tribeca Film Fest.
Salma Hayek visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert in May 2016.
Salma Hayek arrives at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in January 2017.
Salma Hayek attending the 2017 Tribeca Film Fest.
Salma Hayek speaks at the 2019 San Diego Comic Con.
Salma Hayek attending the 2019 D23 Expo.