June 23, 1972
49 years old
5 ft 4 in | 163 cm
33-23-33 in | 84-58.5-84 cm
52 kg | 115 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Selma Blair Beitner was born in Southfield, Michigan, United States, on June 23, 1972, is an American actress.
Young Selma Blair first started performing during her year at Kalamazoo College, in a play "The Little Theater of the Green Goose" (1990) in various roles.
She made her big screen debut in romantic comedy film The Broccoli Theory (1996) in role as Pretzel Cart Lesbian.
She got her television debut in Nickelodeon comedy series The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1995) in episode "Das Bus", in role as Penelope Ghiruto.
Her breakthrough performance came as Cecile Caldwell in teen romantic drama film Cruel Intentions (1999).
Far More (2021) drama in role as Glenn McAllister, opposite Bailey Chase and Adrian Grenier
She played Liz Sherman in supernatural superhero films:
Hellboy (2004) for which she was nominated for the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actress
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008) for which she was nominated for the Scream Award for Best Actress – Fantasy Movie
She voiced Liz Sherman in animated movies:
Hellboy: Sword of Storms (2006)
Hellboy: Blood and Iron (2007)
She was nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Breakthrough Female Performance and she won a MTV Movie Award for Won Best Kiss (Shared with Sarah Michelle Gellar) for her role as Cecile Caldwell in teen romantic drama film Cruel Intentions (1999).
Legally Blonde (2001) romantic comedy opposite Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson and Matthew Davis
Storytelling (2001) comedy drama with Mark Webber, Paul Giamatti and John Goodman
The Sweetest Thing (2002) romantic comedy opposite Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate and Jason Bateman
A Dirty Shame (2004) satirical comedy with Tracey Ullman, Johnny Knoxville and Chris Isaak
Down to You (2000) romantic comedy opposite Freddie Prinze Jr., Ashton Kutcher and Julia Stiles
A Guy Thing (2003) comedy with Jason Lee, Julia Stiles and James Brolin
Dark Horse (2011) comedy drama opposite Justin Bartha, Mia Farrow and Christopher Walken
Highway (2002) drama with Jared Leto, Jake Gyllenhaal and John C. McGinley
Mothers and Daughters (2016) drama opposite Susan Sarandon, Christina Ricci and Sharon Stone
Mom and Dad (2017) comedy horror with Nicolas Cage and Anne Winters
She portrayed Carol Young in romantic drama films: After (2019) and After We Collided (2020).
She was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Breakout Star for her role as Zoe Bean in The WB teen sitcom Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane (1999-200).
Kath & Kim (2008-2009) NBC sitcom in role as Kim
Anger Management (2012-2013) FX sitcom in role as Dr. Kate Wales
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (2016) FX true crime anthology television series in role as Kris Jenner
Lost in Space (2018-2019) Netflix science fiction series in role as Jessica Harris
Heathers (2018) black comedy television series in role as Jade Duke
Another Life (2019) Netflix science fiction drama series in role as Harper Glass
Attended the Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills, Michigan and Cranbrook Kingswood in Bloomfield Hills.
Studied at the New York University.
Graduated from University of Michigan in 1994.
Studied acting at Stella Adler Conservatory.
Studied acting at Column Theatre and the Stonestreet Screen Acting Workshop.
Has three older sisters: Katherine, Marie and Elizabeth.
Has Jewish, Scottish and English ancestry.
Her hobbies are horseback riding and ice skating.
Good friends with actress Reese Witherspoon.
She won the Young Hollywood Award for Exciting New Face – Female in 2000.
She won the Young Hollywood Award for Next Generation in 2002.
She narrated audiobook "The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition", for which she was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children in 2011.
Featured in music videos for:
My Friend Steve "Charmed" (1998)
Placebo "Every You Every Me" (1999)
Danko Jones "Full of Regret" (2010)
She voiced Liz Sherman in video game Hellboy: The Science of Evil (2008).
She played Kayleen in a play "Gruesome Playground Injuries" (2009), at Alley Theatre.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She dated David Price (2018-2019), Josh Groban (2010), Mikey Day (2008-2010), Johnny Messner (2006-2008) and Jason Schwartzman (2000-2001).
She was married to musician Ahmet Zappa (2004-2006).
Has been in relationship with fashion designer Jason Bleik (2010-2012) they have one son, Arthur Saint Bleick.
She started dating Ron Carlson in 2020.