• Frida Kahlo is a world-famous artist
  • Salma Hayek portrayed her in the movie Frida
  • Watch our video for facts about Frida!

Artist and cultural icon Frida Kahlo is the subject of the great 2002 film Frida. Actress Salma Hayek played the title role and was simply incredible.

You Need To Know These Frida Movie Facts 

The movie Frida was nominated for six Academy Awards and took home two statuettes back in 2003 for Best Makeup and Original Score.


Actress Salma Hayek earned one of Frida's Oscar nominations for Best Actress. It's one of Hayek's great performances through the years, but Nicole Kidman took home the Oscar for her acting in The Hours.

Also interesting:

Edward Norton and Salma Hayek at the premiere of 'Red Dragon' in 2002

They were introduced by their chiropractor!

Salma Hayek And Edward Norton's Relationship

To find out more fun facts about the artist Frida Kahlo and the film about her life, please watch the video above.