No one can deny that, at the moment, the Oscar nominee Salma Hayek enjoys an important artistic revitalization with significant projects on the doorstep such as Hard to care 2, alongside Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson; House of gucci alongside Adam Driver and Lady Gaga; Y Eternals, his debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. However, on a personal level, the actress experienced firsthand a very dark stage after suffering from coronavirus (COVID-19). This was revealed in an exclusive interview he held with the portal Variety.
During the talk, the native of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz broke the silence, after just over a year after the pandemic began, to report that she fought against the coronavirus during the first days in which the virus paralyzed the world. According to her words, the actress was in a very serious state of health that even made her think about death.
“My doctor begged me to go to the hospital because I was very sick. I said, ‘no thanks. I’d rather die at home. ‘
Now, the protagonist of Frida (2002) reports that she spent around seven weeks isolated in a room inside her home and that she even had to be helped with an oxygen tank. However, he also confesses that, to this day, he continues to recover from the consequences imposed by COVID-19.
After the bitter drink, Salma Hayek returned, just last April, to the film sets to give life to Pina Auriemma in the film adaptation titled House of gucci by British filmmaker Ridley Scott. On his return to work in this film based on the Gucci family, he said the following:
«It was not a long time. It was easy. It was the perfect job to do it again. I had started doing Zooms at one point, but I couldn’t do that many because I was so tired, “he said.
House of gucci will tell one of the most controversial and scandalous stories in the world of fashion: the murder of Mauricio Hucci (Adam Driver). Thus, the film will tell us how Patrizia Reggiani (Gaga), Maurizio Gucci’s (Driver) ex-wife, conspired to kill her husband, grandson of the renowned fashion designer Guccio Gucci. Hayek will play Pina Auriemma, who was a clairvoyant friend of Reggiani, also known as the “Black Widow,” who was sentenced to 26 years in prison after her 1998 trial.
Salma Hayek had also participated in Happiness (2021) next to Owen Wilson. In the coming months we will see her in Hard to care 2 and his debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with Eternals in the role of Ajak.
Finally, another of the actors who confessed to having experienced a serious state of health due to coronavirus was Mel Gibson.
Brenda medel I love watching, talking, writing and dreaming about movies. My favorite series is called The Twilight Zone. I am always singing. I never stop thinking about food and I don’t even take off my sunglasses to sleep.