Salma Hayek was born on September 2, 1970 in Coatzacoalcos, an oil town in the state of Veracruz (Mexico) in the bosom of a wealthy family. He began studying International Relations, but left it to dedicate himself fully to acting. At 19 he became a star thanks to the soap opera Teresa. He packed his bags and settled in a movie mecca. After some series in the United States and a small role in a feature film, Jorge fons called her for El Callejón de los milagros.
Director Robert Rodríguez (he was the one who really catapulted her), takes notice of her and hires her to work on four of his films: El Indomable, Desperado, Open Until Dawn, and Four Rooms, which would definitely open the doors of Hollywood to him. . With Only Fools Fall in Love, his first romantic comedy, change register. Later, he premiered Breaking Up and The Hunchback of Notre-Dame.