Selma Blair (born Selma Blair Beitner; June 23, 1972) is an American film, television and stage actress who began her professional acting career in 1995. Blair started to gain her first recognition after she starred in the 1999 teen drama Cruel Intentions.
Blair achieved international fame as a result of her portrayal of the pyrokinetic-heroine Liz Sherman in Hellboy and Hellboy II: The Golden Army. Other films include Legally Blonde, The Sweetest Thing, The Fog and Purple Violets.
In the small screen, Blair portrayed the titular role of Zoe on The WB's teen sitcom Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane and starred as Kim in the NBC's American version of the TV series Kath & Kim. In 2012, she returned to television as the female lead in the FX comedy series Anger Management opposite Charlie Sheen.
Blair received a 2011 Grammy Award nomination for her reading of the document of the Holocaust: The Diary of Anne Frank.
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