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Selma Blair

​Blair was born Selma Blair Beitner in Southfield, Michigan, the daughter of Molly Ann, a judge, and Elliot Beitner. She has three older sisters, Katherine (a book publicist), Elizabeth, and Marie. Blair attended Hillel Day School, a Jewish day school in Farmington Hills, Michigan, and Cranbrook Kingswood school in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She attended Kalamazoo College in Michigan, then later transferred to the University of Michigan, where she earned her bachelor's degree in 1994. After training at the Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting, Blair began acting in the mid-90s. Blair began her career with small roles and guest roles in various television series. Blair appeared with co-stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, and Ryan Phillippe in the 1999 film Cruel Intentions , for which Blair won an MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss - Lesbian Kiss between Blair and co-star Gellar. Blair went on to star as Zoe Bean in two seasons of TV series Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane (1999-2000), She rejoined actress Reese Witherspoon in the comedy film Legally Blonde (2001). Later, Blair appeared in Highway (2002). She also starred opposite Cameron Diaz and Christina Applegate in The Sweetest Thing and in two independent films that garnered her much critical acclaim: Dana Lustig's Kill Me Later and Todd Solondz's controversial Storytelling, and one of her most recognized roles, Liz Sherman in Hellboy (2004) and its successful sequel released in 2008, Hellboy II: The Golden Army based on the popular comic. Other films include the political thiller The Deal, The Big Empty, Feast of Love (opposite Greg Kinnear and Morgan Freeman), Ed Burn's Purple Violets and the horror thriller W?Z (opposite Stellan Skarsgard). Blair starred opposite Molly Shannon in the TV series Kath & Kim, based on the Australian television series of the same name. Blair's upcoming projects are Happy Together (2009), as Mrs. Delbo, Columbus Circle (2010) and Different Kind Of Love (2011) with Juliette Lewis . Selma can also be seen in the My Friend Steve 1998 music video Charmed . Her stage work includes the role of Kayleen in Rajiv Joseph's Gruesome Playground Injuries, which had its world premiere at Houston's Alley Theatre in October 2009.


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Born:
Jun 23, 1972 In Southfield, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
60
First Appeared:
In the series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee 1983-04-04
Latest Project:
Pelicula Mom and Dad 2018-01-19
Known For
Poster of Hellboy
Poster of La cosa más dulce
Poster of Highway
Poster of Friends
Filmography
Pelicula Mom and Dad Kendall Ryan 2018-01-19
Series American Crime Story Kris Kardashian 2016-02-02
Pelicula Eva Hesse Eva Hesse (voice) 2016-04-27
Pelicula Mothers and Daughters Rigby 2016-05-06
Pelicula Ordinary World Karen 2016-10-14
Pelicula Sex, Death and Bowling Glenn McAllister 2015-07-01
Series Really Joanna 2014-08-28
Pelicula Columbus Circle Abigail 2012-03-05
Series Terapia con Charlie Kate Wales 2012-06-28
Pelicula In Their Skin Mary 2012-11-09
Series Portlandia Unknown 2011-01-21
Pelicula Kingdom Come Herself 2011-01-01
Pelicula Mi novia ideal Miranda 2011-09-05
Pelicula The Family Tree Ms. Delbo 2011-09-26
Pelicula Mi novio es un ladrón Emily Lock 2008-04-30
Pelicula The Poker House Sarah 2008-06-20
Pelicula Hellboy II: El ejército dorado Liz Sherman 2008-07-11
Series Kath & Kim 2008-10-09
Pelicula Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron Liz Sherman 2007-03-10
Pelicula Purple Violets Patti Petalson 2007-04-30
Pelicula Waz Jean Lerner 2007-05-19
Pelicula El juego del amor Kathryn Smith 2007-09-28
Pelicula The Alibi: La coartada Adelle 2006-01-12
Pelicula The Night of the White Pants Beth Hagan 2006-04-27
Series The Megan Mullally Show Unknown 2006-09-18
Pelicula Hellboy Animado: La espada de las tormentas Liz Sherman (voice) 2006-10-28
Pelicula El acuerdo Abbey Gallagher 2005-06-17
Pelicula Dulce persuasión Grace Anderson 2005-01-22
Pelicula All the Dirt on 'A Dirty Shame' Herself 2005-06-14
Pelicula The Big Empty Alice 2005-07-01
Pelicula Terror en la niebla Stevie Wayne 2005-10-14
Pelicula Coast to Coast Stacey Pierce 2004-04-03
Pelicula Los sexoadictos Caprice Stickles 2004-09-12
Pelicula Hellboy Liz Sherman 2004-10-01
Pelicula In Good Company (Algo más que un jefe) Kimberly 2004-12-29
Pelicula Cosas de tíos Karen Cooper 2003-01-17
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Pelicula Dallas 362 Peg 2003-09-12
Pelicula Highway Cassie 2002-01-01
Pelicula La cosa más dulce Jane Burns 2002-04-12
Pelicula Una rubia muy legal Vivian Kensington 2001-07-13
Pelicula Cosas que no se olvidan Vi 2001-11-08
Pelicula Kill Me Later Shawn Holloway 2001-09-14
Pelicula Esta chica me pone Cyrus 2000-01-21
Series Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane 1999-01-17
Pelicula Crueles intenciones Cecile Caldwell 1999-03-05
Pelicula Sueños rotos Lauren Winslow 1998-04-01
Pelicula Girl Darcy 1998-11-05
Pelicula Ya no puedo esperar Girl Mike Hits On #1 1998-06-12
Pelicula Réquiem por Brown Jane 1998-11-01
Pelicula Strong Island Boys Tara 1997-01-03
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Pelicula In & Out (Dentro o fuera) Cousin Linda 1997-09-10
Pelicula Scream 2 Cici's Friend on Phone 1997-12-09
Pelicula The Broccoli Theory Pretzel Cart Lesbian 1996-01-05
Series Xena, la princesa guerrera (Serie de TV) Unknown 1995-09-04
Series Friends Wendy 1994-09-22
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04