Oprah and Salma Hayek

Photo: Kwaku Alston

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Salma Hayek
September 2003

Salma Hayek: You simply have to be who you are.

Oprah: Isn't that easy for you to say when you're beautiful?

SH: Yes, I'm beautiful—

OW: I love it that you own that! Over the years, I've talked to beautiful women who say, "Oh, you should see my thighs!"

SH: Well, I do have thighs and a butt. I have cellulite. I fight with it every day. I don't exercise, I eat pork and I love my red wine. But, yes, I am beautiful and famous—and yet the things I like about myself have nothing to do with that....

Read the full interview from the September 2003 issue.