Best friends! Salma Hayek calls pal Angelina Jolie 'best director' she has worked with as they shoot Without Blood... after bonding on The Eternals
Angeline Jolie and Salma Hayek have become best friends.
This week Hayek called Jolie one of the best directors she has ever worked with as the ex of Brad Pitt has been directing the Latin superstar in the film Without Blood in Rome this summer, according to People.
The A listers bonded when they co-starred in the 2021 Marvel film The Eternals.
BEST! Angeline Jolie and Salma Hayek have become best friends. This week Hayek called Jolie one of the best directors she has ever worked with as the ex of Brad Pitt has been directing the Latin superstar in the film Without Blood in Rome this summer, according to People
'She is probably the best director I have ever worked with, and I have worked with some pretty good ones,' said Hayek who has appeared in Robert Rodriguez's From Dusk Till Dawn and Steven Soderbergh's Traffic.
'I've always loved her as a director, but I think this might be her best, or one of the best,' said the mother of one.
Without Blood is a drama with the press release sharing: 'An unforgettable fable set in the aftermath of an unidentified conflict, it explores universal truths about war, trauma, memory, and healing.'
The new movie: Here Salma, left, and Angelina, right, are seen working on Without Blood in Rome in July
So close: Here the ladies are seen promoting The Eternals last year
In September the Oscar-winning Maleficent actress was seen with the Frida star during her 55th birthday celebrations.
Jolie even participated as the Hollywood beauty let her face be pushed into a white cake while her pals chanted 'Mordida.'
Mordida - which means 'bite' in Spanish - is a Mexican tradition at birthday parties.
Usually the person who is having the birthday gets their hands pulled back while their face is pushed into the cake, which is typically a fluffy and creamy tres leches.
A closer look: Gere the stars are seen in a selfie with Eternals costar Kumail Nanjiani
The guests yell Mordida! over and over.
And Angelina was seen doing some of the pushing herself as her hand was on Salma's back.
Jolie was dressed in all black with black high heels with her long brunette hair worn down as she joined in the chant.
Hayek was in blue with boots and a long necklace and her dark hair down.
Pals: Jolie was at Hayek's 55th birthday party in September
The family chanted Mordida as Hayek gets nervous for the dunk but seems prepared as she holds her locks back.
'My brother @hayekstudio and me trying to teach Angie how to do the mexican mordida @angelinajolie Mi hermano sami y yo enseñandole a #anjelinajolie como se hace la mordida!' wrote the mother-of-one in her caption.
The Eternals is an action movie about a race of immortal beings with superhuman powers who have secretly lived on Earth for thousands of years, reunite to battle the evil Deviants.
Strong lady: Angelina has her hand on Salma's back as she pushes the star's face into the cake, nose and all
Their big film: The Eternals with Jolie, far left, and Hayek joined by Richard Madden, center, and Gemma Chan, far right
The past: In London, from left, Hayek, Eternals director Chloe Zhao, Jolie and Gemma Chan in 2021
Jolie plays Thena and Hayek is Ajak.
The superstar has still be involved in a custody fight with ex Pitt.
Together they have raised six kids: Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox.
This week Brad has been talking up his kids while promoting Bullet Train. He said Shiloh was 'beautiful' and Zahara was 'smart.'
Her ex: Jolie and Brad Pitt are seen in 2015 in New York City; they are still working through a custody agreement of their five children under 18