Oscar-nominated actress and activist Salma Hayek believes in the power of women—in particular, the power of Democratic White House hopeful Hillary Clinton, the candidate she believes is best suited to run America come November.

“Because she’s a woman she’s always been in the shadows operating under the rules of men, and she’s navigated beautifully in it,” Hayek told The Daily Beast from London on Tuesday. “We have not seen her full potential yet.”