You might think that the prodigious trajectory he has Salma Hayek Within the artistic medium it was easy and without major setbacks, however, there is nothing further away than that.
To be where you are today, Frida’s protagonist He had to face various setbacks, but of which he managed to emerge victorious, and, as proof of that triumph, there is the great recognition that his name has in the entertainment industry.
Precisely one of those misfortunes that I experienced the actress of An impulsive and crazy love It happened when he auditioned for one of the most iconic roles of his career.
It was about her role as Carolina for the movie Desperate, which is also known as The Ballad of the Gun and where she shared credits with Antonio Banderas.
And, according to a recent interview with Elle magazine, despite the fact that the figure in the story that was released in 1995 corresponds to a Mexican, the executives of Columbia Pictures prefer Cameron Diaz over her.
In fact, he expressed that for Robert Rodriguez, the film’s director and close friend of his, it was considered the first option, but under the premise of the study he ended up fulfilling other stages of the project. casting and then, finally, consolidate as the interpreter of the film.
I remember Cameron Diaz was huge at the time and his last name was Diaz so they said he could be Mexican. It was part of the list and I had to audition again.
Likewise, Salma Hayek She indicated that, after passing this challenge that managed to make way for her in Hollywood, she noticed that the previous processes, such as the selection to which she went to cast the film The House of the Spirits, were more arduous for her.
When they were doing House of Spirits I begged for an audition. They didn’t even give me an audition. I was like: Just listen to me read.