2. SOUNDBITE (English) Javier Bardem, actor and Salma Hayek, actress:
Bardem: "Salma! Well, I just want to say something. I was dying to work with you. And to do it in Mexican accent—oh, my god! I was so scared. And you were helping me so much by not laughing."
Hayek: "No! He was very good, but he was very—he was very important to him. And I thought, I got used to hearing him speak Mexican. But we're very good friends because he's married to my best friend. And next time I saw him soon after and he was (mimics talking), I was feeling like, 'What's wrong with you? He really got into the Mexican part of it."