Actress Salma Hayek says she wants to protect Mexico’s image
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Salma Hayek says she refrains from using social media to comment on problems in her native Mexico because she wants to protect the country's image.
Hayek has seen changes post-Time’s Up
Stars favor velvet, tulle for BAFTAs
Starry Saint Laurent show in Paris sees models walk on water
PARIS (AP) — With a powerful front row of stars, Saint Laurent headlined the second day of Paris Fashion Week in an eclectic French twist on American styles that featured models walking on water.
Tuesday's spring-summer collections also showcased emerging talents: from 26-year-old designer Marine Serre to the Tokyo-based house Anrealage.
ARLES, France (AP) — Death and the ancient world mingled in the smoky air of Gucci's 2019 cruise fashion show, where celebrity guests in the southern French city of Arles were transported through time and space to an eerie Roman cemetery.
ShowBiz Minute: Farrow, Hayek, US Box Office
Hayek: Time’s Up ‘becoming a scream instead of a whisper’
CANNES, France (AP) — A day after joining more than 80 women protest at the Cannes Film Festival, Salma Hayek said Sunday that change for women in Hollywood already is happening.
In a conversation that was part of the "Women in Motion" talk series at Cannes, Hayek said her production company is having trouble keeping up with the demand for female writers and directors. The actress-producer said she has sold four TV shows about women this year.
CANNES, France (AP) — Eighty-two women climbed the steps of the Palais des Festivals at the Cannes Film Festival in an unprecedented red carpet protest to press for improved gender equality in the film industry.
The number of stars, filmmakers and film industry professionals ascending the steps represented the number of female filmmakers who have been selected to compete at Cannes during the festival's seven-decade history.
Madonna: Met Gala theme is ‘perfect’
Antonio Banderas: I called Salma Hayek straight after Weinstein story broke
Antonio Banderas reached out to Salma Hayek as soon as her article accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment was published last year.
The 51-year-old actress came forward with her allegations against the disgraced producer in an article published in December last year, and her close pal Antonio - who had starred with her in several movies including 'Desperado' and 'Frida' - has now admitted he called her "immediately" to see how she was doing, and to ask why she didn't speak up sooner.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Masked Mexican rebel leader Subcomandante Marcos, wearing a purple three-piece suit, is paired with Britney Spears in a Wonder Woman costume. Their child is a tiny albino Marcos, smoking a pipe and wearing a turban with his own little ski mask, his body the black-suited torso of James Bond.
Salma Hayek, Ashley Judd and Annabella Sciorra introduced a special Time's Up segment at the Academy Awards on Sunday (03.04.18).
Ashley Judd, Salma Hayek and Annabella Sciorra took the stage on Oscar night to deliver a message to Hollywood and beyond: Time's up.
On a night featuring real-life heroines, many actresses went for something strong and bold on the Oscar red carpet — something metallic.
Jennifer Lawrence, Lupita Nyong'o, Gal Gadot, Salma Hayek and Sandra Bullock literally shimmered in gold and silver gowns. They stood out on a carpet that starred mostly whites and neutrals.
Drama in red and neutrals on Oscars red carpet
Looks in neutrals, reds and purples brought the drama Sunday on the Oscars carpet, along with a healthy dose of shiny gold, but Nicole Kidman stood out in stunning cobalt blue at Hollywood's biggest fashion show.
‘The Last Jedi,’ ‘Three Billboards’ among AARP nominees
NEW YORK (AP) — "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" hasn't been mentioned much in this year's awards season, but it's among the nominees for AARP The Magazine's 17th annual Movies for Grownups Awards.
Oscar contenders are also in the mix. Besides "The Last Jedi," nominees for best film include "Get Out," ''Lady Bird," ''The Shape of Water" and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri."
Molina feels ‘terrible’ for Hayek
Gadot, Blige, Hayek rock Palm Springs carpet
Salma Hayek, Armie Hammer and other celebs talk holidays
ShowBiz Minute: Spurlock, Hayek, Oprah
ShowBiz Minute: Spurlock, Hayek, Oprah
Hayek says rebuffing Weinstein led to nightmare on ‘Frida’
NEW YORK (AP) — In one of the most vivid accounts yet of Harvey Weinstein's alleged abuse and harassment, Salma Hayek says the disgraced movie mogul turned the making of her 2002 passion project, the Frida Kahlo biopic "Frida," into a nightmare after the actress refused Weinstein's relentless advances.
Grapevine: Hayek says Weinstein ‘is my monster, too’
Salma Hayek says Weinstein 'is my monster, too'
En una de las denuncias más vívidas que se hayan hecho contra Harvey Weinstein, Salma Hayek dice que el desacreditado magnate del cine convirtió en una pesadilla la producción de su proyecto de pasión, la cinta biográfica de 2002 sobre Frida Kahlo, "Frida", luego que la actriz rechazó sus múltiples propuestas sexuales.
"Por años, él fue mi monstruo", escribió Hayek en una carta abierta publicada el miércoles por el diario The New York Times.
Kim and Kris head up starry LACMA event
Minogue, Seinfeld, Hayek front row for McCartney show
Hayek front row for McQueen in Paris
Hayek front row for Valli
Film festival celebrating its 20th year on the Georgia coast
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A film festival is preparing to celebrate its 20th year on the Georgia coast.
The Savannah College of Art and Design will hold the weeklong festival Oct. 28 through Nov. 4.
A host of actors, actresses and directors are scheduled to attend the 2017 SCAD Savannah Film Festival, with awards this year being presented to Salma Hayek Pinault, John Boyega, Holly Hunter, Robert Pattinson and Patrick Stewart.
Rethinking high school: an all-star TV special to air Friday
NEW YORK (AP) — Another school year is starting across the nation.
But in what kind of schools?
Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hanks, Anna Deavere Smith and Common are just a few of the celebrities joining forces for "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live," a special one-hour telecast that will invite the public to consider the state of high schools today and what they might be in the future.
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Leslie Van Houten wins parole but the governor will ultimately decide her fate.
An orphan dreams of going to Paris to become a dancer, while her best friend hopes to become a famous inventor in this animated tale. Voices of Elle Fanning, Maddie Ziegler, Nat Wolff, Carly Rae Jepsen, Mel Brooks. Written by Carol Noble & Laurent Zeitoun & Eric Summer. Directed by Summer, Eric Warin. (1:29) PG.
Samuel L. Jackson not convinced by yoga
"Hitman's Bodyguard" NEW
Ryan Reynolds stars as the agent assigned to protect assassin Samuel L. Jackson and transport him safely from England to The Hague. With Gary Oldman, Salma Hayek. Written by Tom O'Connor. Directed by Patrick Hughes. (1:58) R.
Mexico, Italy, Croatia rank among favorite holiday destinations for stars
Back to school with the stars
Salma Hayek has dismissed pressure to look her best for Hollywood and insisted the only opinion she cares about is her husband's.
The 50-year-old actress refuses to give in to pressure about her appearance for career reasons, but admits she wants to look good so she doesn't "lose" her husband, fashion mogul François-Henri Pinault.
Jackson and Hayek’s ‘poignant’ and ‘funny’ comedy
Salma Hayek threatened filmmaker Ivan Reitman with legal action after a script was changed before she auditioned.
The 50-year-old Mexican beauty went to audition for a role in a film for the 'Twins' filmmaker, but despite claiming she was originally told the lead part would be altered to suit her native language, her representatives were later told they'd be "crazy" if they thought they would accommodate her for anything other than a "bimbo" part.
Salma Hayek never wanted a husband.
'The Hitman's Bodyguard' star admitted French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault - who she started dating in April 2006 and wed in 2009, two years after getting engaged - completely changed her outlook on life when they got together and she fell pregnant with their daughter Valentina, now nine.
She said: "At the time I met him, I had already decided I didn't want one of those [a husband].
Penelope Cruz cuts her family and friends' hair.
The 43-year-old Oscar-winning actress enjoys pampering women so much, she admits she could make it a second career and one of the biggest test of her grooming skills came when she had to get her best friend Salma Hayek ready for a red carpet event.
In “Beatriz at Dinner,” Salma Hayek, often effortlessly glamorous, stars as a holistic health worker whose unexpected supper with some serious swells produces blazing fireworks.
A film festival favorite, “Beatriz” co-stars John Lithgow as a rapacious mogul and the dinner’s celebrated guest, Connie Britton as its beleaguered hostess and Chloe Sevigny as its mostly amused guest.
For decades Hayek, 50, has been an unabashed supporter of “Beatriz” writer-director Miguel Arteta.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The culture clash drama "Beatriz at Dinner" wasn't written about Donald Trump, but Salma Hayek understands why you might think it was.
In the film, Hayek plays a Mexican healer who finds herself at an intimate dinner party with her wealthy clients and their wealthier friends — including a ruthless real estate developer played by John Lithgow. They clash over the environment, hunting, immigration, money, greed — first politely, and then not so.
Tilda Swinton has been too busy laughing at George Clooney to offer him advice on parenting twins.
The 56-year-old actress used to be the butt of jokes from her close friend as he would mock how tired she looked from having to get up frequently in the night when her kids Xavier and Honor, now nine, were babies.
Salma Hayek feels other people's pain.
The 50-year-old actress - who has daughter Valentina, nine, with husband Francois-Henri Pinault - claims she has an unusual ability that helps her relate to others, much like her character in her new movie 'Beatriz at Dinner'.
She told People: "I do have the ability to sometimes experience someone else's pain. Maybe not exactly the same, but it does affect me."
Asked if she'd ever felt it before, she replied: "Oh yeah, but I'm not gonna tell you."
Salma Hayek thinks George and Amal Clooney's twins couldn't be in "better hands".
The 50-year-old actress - who has daughter Valentina, nine, with husband Francois-Henri Pinault - insists she has "no advice" to give her 'From Dusk Til Dawn' co-star and his wife after they welcomed twins Alexander and Ella into the world on Tuesday (06.06.17).
Recently, when introducing lotería to family members who have never eaten dulce de camote or been threatened with El Cucuy, I ran across an old rival.
I ran across someone who has, since the day I first saw her, been someone I wanted to become and someone who made me really uncomfortable.