Selma Blair

Born Jun 23, 1972

Selma Blair is an American film, television and theater actress who has starred in blockbuster and art house films as well as in independent and low-budget directorial debut films. Blair started her professional acting career in 1995.

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1972 Birth Born in 1972.


In 1990, during her time at Cranbrook Kingswood, Blair was involved in a production of T.S. Eliot’s Murder in the Cathedral. … Read More


1995 23 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Since Blair made her professional acting debut in 1995, she has starred in a variety of film genres, including several commercial Hollywood motion pictures, indie and art house films. … Read More
1996 - 1997 2 More Events
1998 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1998, Blair starred the teen drama Girl alongside Dominique Swain, as well as the suspense thriller Brown's Requiem, based on the crime novel of the same name.
1999 - 2000 2 More Events
2001 29 Years Old In the second half of 2001, Blair co-starred in the comedy Legally Blonde opposite Reese Witherspoon. … Read More


In early 2002, Blair appeared in Pirelli Calendar alongside Rachael Leigh Cook.
2003 31 Years Old In early 2003, Blair co-starred with Jason Lee in the romantic comedy A Guy Thing. … Read More
In 2004, Blair starred in the role of Liz Sherman, a depressed pyrotechnic superhero, in Guillermo Del Toro's blockbuster fantasy film Hellboy co-starring Ron Perlman. … Read More
2005 - 2006 4 More Events
2007 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Blair took the lead role in Edward Burns' Purple Violets, a romantic comedy, alongside Burns, Patrick Wilson and Debra Messing. … Read More
In 2008, she again starred as Liz Sherman in Hellboy II: The Golden Army. … Read More
2009 37 Years Old In 2009, Blair returned to the stage and took the lead role of Kayleen in Rajiv Joseph's Gruesome Playground Injuries opposite stage actor Brad Fleischer. … Read More
2010 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Blair lent her voice to narrate The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition, originally written by Holocaust victim Anne Frank. … Read More
Blair narrated the Holocaust-related documentary The Diary of Anne Frank. Her performance, for which she was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2011, drew positive reviews from critics. … Read More


In 2012, she returned to television as the female lead in the first two seasons of the TV series Anger Management.
2013 41 Years Old 1 More Event
She was officially let go from the sitcom in June 2013. … Read More
2014 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In August 2014, Blair starred her first small screen role since she left Anger Management in mid-2013. … Read More
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