Salma Hayek – “Frida”
It was more than just the eyebrows that we fell in love with. Salma Hayak brought Frida Kahlo to life in the 2002 film “Frida,” a film on the art and love of the surrealist Mexican artist.
The pressure to play someone great, from their features to their body language, is no easy feat. Think about how, on a scale from Zoe Saldaña as Nina Simone to Jennifer Lopez as Selena, many movie homages have gone wrong. It’s not easy to find a needle in a haystack, but we found the 10 that worked perfectly onscreen, making doppelgänger history .