Salma is probably best known for her role opposite Antonio Banderas in the movie ‘Desperado’, as well as for her super sexy table top snake dance in the film ‘From Dusk Till Dawn.’

In 2000, Salma started the film production company Ventanarosa that has gone on to produce many successful films including ‘Frida’ for which Salma earned an Academy Award nomination for best actress.

Salma Hayek is revered as both beauty and brains – in 2008, Entertainment Weekly ranked her number 17 in their list of the “25 Smartest People in TV.”