Salma Hayek Marries Francois-Henri Pinault on Valentine's Day
Talk about a romantic occasion, actress Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault were married in Paris this past Saturday on that most festive of special times for lovers: Valentine's Day.
But rather than a big Hollywood blowout, the couple were married at a small civil ceremony without the paparazzi and fanfare usually associated with celebrity weddings.
Hayek married Francois-Henri Pinault, an esteemed French businessman who is the CEO of PPR.
The couple had been engaged since 2007.
Salma Hayek picked a most romantic time and place to get married: Valentine's Day in Paris. The Mexican-born actress wed French magnate Francois-Henri Pinault in a civil ceremony Saturday at the City Hall in Paris' chic 6th arrondissement, according to an official there.
The wedding was a small affair, said the official, who was speaking on condition of anonymity, in accordance with policy.
Hayek's spokeswoman, Cari Ross, confirmed in an e-mail Monday that the marriage had taken place in Paris Saturday. No further details were provided.