October 29, 2000 - The lineup
for Salma Hayek's role as Frida Kahlo has been set and is expected to begin
filming in January. The film will be directed by Julie Taymor and will
also star Ashley Judd, Antonio Banderas, and Salma's boyfriend we assume
still, Edward Norton.
29, 2000 - Salma Hayek is featured in IGN.com's Babe Election 2000 campaign,
which is basically a cheap publicity stunt, as Steven Horn, editorial manager
of IGN.com admits, "None of the candidates meet the 35-year-old age limit.
None have filled out the necessary petitions to get on the ballot. Most
of them aren't even American. What does matter is that they are among the
most beautiful, sexiest women in the world." Anyways, you can vote at babes.ign.com.
October 29, 2000 - Salma
Hayek is featured in this autographed picture being auctioned on ebay.
The picture, item #480777155, is unbid at only $19.99 and ends November
October 25, 2000 - Salma
Hayek is nominated in this year's Maxim Awards for 'Chick You'd Most Happily
Let Beat You Up' for her role in Chain of Fools. You can vote at maximonline.com.
October 22, 2000 - Salma
Hayek was at a news conference in Mexico City on October 21 in association
with filming of the movie "In the Time of the Butterflys" (En el Tiempo
de las Mariposas). She's also shown with co-star actor Demian Bichir.
October 21, 2000 - Salma
Hayek is featured here holding a cigar in an autographed picture being
auctioned on eBay. The photo (item #472414273) is unbid at $9.99 and ends
October 21, 2000 - Salma
Hayek was a presenter at the VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards in New York on Friday.
October 15, 2000 - A photo
autographed by Salma Hayek is up for bids at eBay. The 8x10 shot (item
#462735120) is bid at $18.99 and ends October 18th.
October 12, 2000 - In an
Abstracts.net poll asking if Ed Norton is a worthy boyfriend for Salma
Hayek, 76.4% of you said no, while only 23.6% said yes, with 403 total
October 11, 2000 - During
Ted Casablanca's online chat on E! Online, he was asked why Salma hates
Jennifer Lopez so much. His response: "That bitch, Anderson Jones, tells
me: Salma can't swallow the fact that when this Latin-explosion thing happened,
people used Jen, an American from New York, as an example instead of Salma,
a real live Mexican. It burns her up! Call it a spitfire showdown."
October 11, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca was questioned this week about whether Salma's hooked up
with Ed or an Arabian sheik and replied, "It's either glory or bucks with
that babe (and I don't mean the latter in every sense of the word)."
October 8, 2000 - Salma appears
in this week's Star in a bikini... without Ed Norton. But the New York
Post reports today that Ed was aware of her girlfriends trip with Saudi
billionaire Al Sheik Modhassan on his $100 million yacht, so likely there
is no trouble in the two's relationship.
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