It’s been a big week for Salma Hayek, who was recently surprised with a vow renewal ceremony by husband François-Henri Pinault while in Bora Bora. However, that’s not the only thing the part-Lebanese actress had to celebrate. The Frida star marked her 52nd birthday on September 2, and rang in the big day at the Venice Film Festival.
The award-winning actress jetted into the Italian city this week, where she attended the launch of the Green Carpet Fashion Awards 2018 with Cate Blanchett and Livia Firth. However, her family made sure Hayek also celebrated entering a new year, presenting the star with a large birthday cake dotted with raspberries.
Hayek shared a shot of her candle-blowing celebrations with her 7.4 million Instagram followers, as well as a clip of what happened afterwards. We’d never turn down an opportunity to jump head-first into frosting, and that’s just what Hayek did—literally. The star’s 10-year-old daughter was captured pushing her mother’s face into the cake (as well as another hand which we suspect might be Pinault). Luckily, the actress took the stunt with good humor, captioning the video “mordida” (Spanish for bite).
Pranks do tend to run in the Pinault family, with Hayek recently revealing that her husband tricked her into renewing their wedding vows. “The summer is coming to an end and my best moment was when my husband surprised me with a vow renewal – it was not what I would have chosen to wear to my wedding but I was told I was going to the spa!” she captioned a photo of herself clutching a bouquet of white flowers, and glowing next to her beaming husband. Mabrouk to the happy couple!