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When age is just a number

When Salma Hayek was approached by Marvel for the film, she hesitated at first. But when she heard that Chloé Zhao was directing, she immediately accepted. “Imagine you’re 50 and you get a call from this director who you absolutely love and who says, ‘You’re going to be a superhero,'” she told magazine. Hayek plays Ajak, the wise former leader of the “Eternals”.