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Blair at the LG Mobile Phone Touch event in May 2010
|Born||Selma Blair Beitner|
June 23, 1972
Southfield, Michigan, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Ahmet Zappa (m. 2004–06)|
|Partner(s)||Jason Bleick (2010–2012)|
Blair at the LG Mobile Phone Touch event in May 2010
|Born||Selma Blair Beitner|
June 23, 1972
Southfield, Michigan, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Ahmet Zappa (m. 2004–06)|
|Partner(s)||Jason Bleick (2010–2012)|
Selma Blair (born Selma Blair Beitner on June 23, 1972) is an American film, television and theater actress. 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.
Blair officially started her professional acting career in 1995 on television, then, in 1996 she made her debut in the film industry. Her first works consisted of several television guest roles, brief appearances in mainstream films and lead roles in unreleased projects, including the New Zealand-fantasy film Amazon High (1997); later, she gained mainstream recognition after starring in the 1999 teen drama Cruel Intentions.
She achieved international fame as a result of her portrayal of the pyrokinetic-heroine Liz Sherman in the fantasy films Hellboy (2004) and Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008); other notable films include Legally Blonde (2001), The Sweetest Thing (2002), The Fog (2005), Purple Violets (2007), The Poker House (2008) and Columbus Circle (2012).
Blair portrayed in the 1990s the titular role of Zoe on the teen sitcom Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane; in the 2000s, she starred as Kim in the American version of Kath & Kim. In 2012-2013, she returned to television as the female lead in the first two seasons of the TV-series Anger Management.
Blair had a Jewish upbringing; her Hebrew name is Bat-Sheva. Her father was an attorney, active in the U.S. Democratic Party and labor arbitrator until his death on November 17, 2012, at the age of 82. Her parents divorced when Blair was 23; she subsequently legally changed her surname. She has three older sisters, Katherine (a book publicist), Elizabeth and Marie Beitner.
Blair attended Hillel Day School, a Jewish day school in Farmington Hills and Cranbrook Kingswood in Bloomfield Hills; soon after, she spent her freshman year (1990–91) in Kalamazoo College, where she studied photography and acted in a play called The Little Theater of the Green Goose. At that time, she wanted to be a ballerina and a horse trainer.
Later, at the age of 20, Blair moved to New York City, where she lived at The Salvation Army, in poor living conditions. She attended NYU as well as acting classes at the Stella Adler Conservatory, the Column Theatre and the Stonestreet Screen Acting Workshop; later, she returned to Michigan to finish her studies. After transferring from New York University, she graduated magna cum laude from the University of Michigan in 1994 with a BFA degree in Photography, BA in Psychology as well as Double major in Fine Arts and English.  One week later, after graduating from Michigan, Blair returned to New York City to pursue her photography career or start an acting career.
In 1990, at the time that Blair attended Cranbrook Kingswood, she was involved in a production of T.S. Eliot’s Murder in the Cathedral, according to Blair, it was a failure, but her English teacher told her not to give up; that was the first time she thought she could be an actress. Then, in 1993, she began training at acting schools in New York; later, she was discovered by an agent in acting class; subsequently, Blair signed with her; after 75 auditions, she got her first advertising contract for a television spot ad for a theater in Virginia, for which, one week later, she received her Screen Actor's Guild membership card at the Actors' union.
Blair began auditioning in the mid-90s. Her first audition was for a cereal commercial. She won her first professional role in 1995, in an episode of the children's television sitcom The Adventures of Pete & Pete, she portrayed a high school student, who is the love interest of the main character (Big Pete). In 1996, she landed her first feature film role in The Broccoli Theory, an "unromantic comedy" set in NYC. In 1997, she made her first appearance on a mainstream feature film, such movie was the Kevin Kline's comedy In & Out, Blair auditioned six times for the role and remained several weeks on the set, but finally, most of her scenes, were cut out from the final screened edition. She won her first lead role in a feature film, it was on the teen drama Strong Island boys, based on true events about a Long Island 80's street gang; Alec Baldwin gave her a favorable review; he called her "a cross between Debra Winger and Marlene Dietrich".
Later, she was selected to take the lead in the fantasy film Amazon High alongside Karl Urban, which was filmed in New Zealand, Blair starred as a nineties orphaned high school student who accidentally travels back in time to the early days of the Amazons; Amazon High, which also was proposed as a third show set in the Hercules and Xena mythological genre, never has been aired; later parts of the two-hour pilot film were adapted and then, transmitted on the Xena: Warrior Princess episode "Lifeblood", on March 13, 2000. In the same year, Blair was originally cast as Joey Potter on Dawson's Creek, but later she was replaced by Katie Holmes. soon after, she auditioned for the title role in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, but Sarah Michelle Gellar was chosen instead. Then, Blair starred opposite Suzanne Somers in the family drama No Laughing Matter, as a pregnant teenager; subsequently, she appeared in several independent short-films and movies including, Debutante opposite Josh Hartnett, it was a short film shot in New York about a teenager who had a bad day, but still, she don't lose hope for a better future, the drama won multiple awards after its premiere on September 1, 1998.
Then came the teen drama Girl alongside Dominique Swain, the film is about teenage problems after losing innocence and virginity; later came the suspense thriller Brown's Requiem, based on the crime novel of the same name. In the same year, Blair appeared in My Friend Steve's 1998 music video for the song "Charmed" (which later appeared as the opening theme for the first season of Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane). Later, she also appeared in the music video for the single "Every You Every Me" by the British alternative rock band Placebo; then, the track was featured on the Cruel Intentions soundtrack, as the opening theme of the 1999 film.
After several auditions, independent film roles and guest roles in various television series, Blair starred opposite Sarah Michelle Gellar and Ryan Phillippe in the 1999 film Cruel Intentions, loosely based on the novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses. The film, initially started as an indie project, but, when the film was released, it became a commercial and mainstream success, the movie debuted at number two at the US box office; Blair took the role of an innocent student manipulated by two of her classmates. For her performance she was nominated for an MTV Movie Award for "Best Breakthrough Performance" and won for "Best Kiss" shared with Gellar. Blair went on to star as Zoe Bean on Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane, alongside Azura Skye and Michael Rosenbaum; the first season, follows the lives of four high school classmates from Manhattan. When she began filming the sitcom, Blair passed out on the set, in front of the live studio audience due to stress. The second season was just renamed "Zoe...", it follows the title character a few years later as a psychology student; the show was not renewed for a third season, it was aired on The WB from January 17, 1999 to June 11, 2000. For her performance, she was praised, for which she was nominated for the Teen Choice Awards for TV – Breakout Performance category.
In 2000, Blair won a Movieline's Young Hollywood Award in the Exciting New Face - Female Category and portrays a seductive college girl in the teen comedy Down to You alongside Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Julia Stiles. The film ranked two at the box office in North America. Her film career continued in the 21st century with the independent drama Kill Me Later opposite Max Beesley. She starred as a suicidal bank teller taken hostage during a bank robbery, who tries to persuade her captors to kill her; the film had a limited release on September 14, 2001 in New York and Los Angeles. She later co-starred in the comedy Legally Blonde opposite Reese Witherspoon. The movie was a commercial success, topping the US box-office in its opening weekend; Blair played a preppy-snob law student. She next appeared in the controversial drama Storytelling, alongside Leo Fitzpatrick. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 2001. Blair portrayed a college student who is having a relationship with her teacher. The film had a worldwide limited release, reaching the top 20 in Europe and the top 40 in North America.
In early 2002, Blair appeared in Pirelli Calendar alongside Rachael Leigh Cook; later, in March, 2002, she co-starred in the crime-drama film Highway featuring Jared Leto and Jake Gyllenhaal. The indie-film, which is about a road-trip to the 1994 Kurt Cobain vigil, was filmed in locations of Seattle and is set in the mid-'90s grunge music scene. The movie went straight to DVD in the U.S. Soon after, Blair co-starred in the comedy The Sweetest Thing alongside Cameron Diaz and Christina Applegate, for which she was nominated again for the Teen Choice Awards, this time for "Best Actress in a Comedy". The movie debuted in the top 3 on the North-American Box-office and obtained commercial success in Europe. However, the film was widely panned by critics.
Then, Blair appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone on April 25, 2002 and worked in a television commercial for The Sims Online video game. Later, she had a guest-starring role in the episode "The One with Christmas in Tulsa" on the hit TV series Friends. In early 2003, Blair co-starred with Jason Lee in the romantic comedy A Guy Thing, in which she once again rejoined Julia Stiles. The movie debuted in the top 10 at the U.S., Germany and the U.K. box office. Then, she had a couple of supporting roles, in the action film Dallas 362 and the comedy-drama In Good Company. Soon after, she appeared alongside former NBA star John Salley in the television movie Coast to Coast with Judy Davis.
In 2004, Blair starred in one of her most recognized roles: Liz Sherman, a depressed pyrotechnic superhero, in Guillermo Del Toro's blockbuster fantasy film Hellboy co-starring Ron Perlman. The movie is based on the Mike Mignola's popular comic book series and was a commercial success, topping the box office in the U.S. and Canada. Later, she took the titular role on ABC's unaired drama pilot DeMarco Affairs in a story about three sisters who run a wedding planning business located in Long Island. In the fall 2004, Blair played the role of an exhibitionist dancer in John Waters’ satirical sex comedy A Dirty Shame alongside Tracey Ullman; the prosthetic breasts that Blair used in the film required four hours of make-up. Later, she took part on the social project The 1 Second Film as a producer. Selma Blair was included on the FHM list of "The 100 Sexiest Women of 2004".
In 2005, she attended The 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards as a presenter. Soon after, she starred as a young Harvard-trained economist involved in an international oil scandal, in the political thriller The Deal alongside Christian Slater and Angie Harmon. The film had a limited release in the United States and the United Arab Emirates. Then, she appeared in a supporting role in the black comedy Pretty Persuasion with Evan Rachel Wood. In November, she starred opposite Tom Welling and Maggie Grace in John Carpenter's ghost movie The Fog, in which Blair did her own stunts; among other things, she spent 12 hours in a water tank over two days to shoot her underwater scenes. The movie debuted at number one in its opening weekend in the United States and Canada. She also stars alongside Elias Koteas in the fantasy short film The Big Empty (short film), based on the story "The Specialist" and produced by George Clooney. The film is about a young woman who suffers a psychosomatic medical condition.
Blair's next starring role was in the dysfunctional family drama The Night of the White Pants alongside Nick Stahl in 2006, it received a limited theatrical release in NYC, later, she appeared in a small role in the comedy-drama The Alibi. In 2007, Blair took the lead role in Edward Burns' Purple Violets, a romantic comedy, alongside Burns, Patrick Wilson and Debra Messing. It was premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and was the first feature film to debut exclusively on the iTunes Store; she played a frustrated and lonely writer who falls in love with her childhood sweetheart. In January of that year, Blair was reported to be starring in the Ethan Coen road-trip comedy Drive-Away Dykes, but the project was suspended due to she began shooting Hellboy 2 in Budapest. She also co-starred in Robert Benton's Feast of Love opposite Greg Kinnear and Morgan Freeman, Blair plays a woman who begins a lesbian relationship due to her marital frustrations. The film received mixed citical reviews after its US theatrical release. She, then appeared in the British crime thriller WΔZ opposite Stellan Skarsgård, Melissa George and Tom Hardy. Blair plays a lab assistant who is sexually assaulted by a criminal gang, therefore, in revenge, she became a serial killer. The film was premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and was well received by critics.
Blair was included in the list of People Magazine's "World's Most Beautiful People 2007". In 2008, she again starred as Liz Sherman in Hellboy II: The Golden Army. In this sequel, her character is much more extensive and influential in the film. She was nominated for the Scream Awards for Best Actress in a Fantasy Movie or TV Show. The film became a worldwide commercial success, ranking first at the box office in North America, United Kingdom, Germany and Italy among other countries.
Then, still in 2008, Blair starred as a drug-addicted and alcoholic mother in Lori Petty's family drama The Poker House opposite Jennifer Lawrence and Chloë Grace Moretz, who starred as her daughters. The film is set in 1976 and it was based on Petty's real story, in which, she and her two little sisters were abused by their mother and a violent pimp; it had a limited release on July 17, 2009 in US theaters and received generally favorable reviews from critics. Blair also worked with Antonio Banderas and Meg Ryan in the adventure comedy My Mom's New Boyfriend where she played a young FBI agent. The movie was screened only in Iberoamerican cinemas and went straight to DVD in the U.S. Blair was included in Glamour's The 50 Most Glamorous Women of 2008. Soon after, Blair accepted the titular role on the NBC sitcom Kath & Kim, opposite Molly Shannon, the sitcom was based on the Australian television series of the same name about a mother and daughter who are obsessed with celebrity culture. Blair had to gain weight and use hair extensions to play her role as Kim, a self-absorbed suburban young princess who is forced to reassess her relationship with her mother. The TV series was cancelled after one season, it was aired from October 9, 2008 to March 12, 2009,; Blair also appeared with Rainn Wilson singing "Baby, It's Cold Outside" for the 2008 GAP winter ad campaign.
In 2009, Blair appeared in a supporting role as a lesbian teacher in the black comedy The Family Tree with Madeline Zima, which was officially released in U.S. theaters on August 26, 2011. In the fall of that year, she returned to the stage and take the lead role as Kayleen in Rajiv Joseph's Gruesome Playground Injuries opposite stage actor Brad Fleischer. The drama made its world premiere at Houston's Alley Theatre on October 16, 2009. The play's plot is about people that hurt themselves to gain love and attention; it was premiered with positive reviews in Texas.
In 2010, Blair lent her voice to narrate entirely The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition originally written by Holocaust-victim Anne Frank; the album was released on May 25 of that year. The audiobook received generally positive reviews from critics and readers. Her performance was praised, getting a 2011 Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children nomination.
Later, Blair had the lead in the psychological thriller Columbus Circle, featuring Amy Smart and Giovanni Ribisi; she portrayed an agoraphobic heiress who has to face her fears after she killed a man in her apartment. Blair presented the film in its worldwide premiere on November 3, 2011 at the 32nd American Film Market. The film was released on DVD and Blu-ray across the world in 2012 by Universal Pictures.
Then, Blair starred in another music video, this one for Danko Jones´"Full of Regret"; the video also featured Elijah Wood and Lemmy Kilmister. She later had a guest-starring role in three episodes of the online series Web Therapy starring Lisa Kudrow. In the same year, Blair appeared as a guest-judge in Heidi Klum's fashion reality show Project Runway. Soon after, Blair starred the trailer shot for Jamie Foxx's drama project Tommy's Little Girl, in which she played a traumatized orphan who will grow up to become an attorney by day and a killer by night. The pilot never aired, however.
In 2011, Blair appeared as guest-star in the Portlandia episode "Blunderbuss". Later, she was reported to be starring in the cross-cultural comedy-drama Different Kind Of Love with Richard Dreyfuss, but the film was suspended. Then, she starred in Animal Love, a college short-film about life in the post global warming world, which premiered at the 2011 LA Film Fest; she also stars in the comedy-short subject The Break-In directed by Jaime King for Atom Films Entertainment and attended the 2011 Hollywood Style Awards on November 13, 2011 as a presenter.
Blair also stars in the comedy-drama Dark Horse with Christopher Walken and Mia Farrow; in this film Blair reprises her role of Vi from Storytelling, who, ten years later, became a depressed and lonely woman due to her failures. She promoted the film in its world premiere at the 68th Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2011 and at the Toronto International Film Festival. Dark Horse was released on June 8, 2012 in NYC and June 29 in the UK, receiving positive response from critics. The film was released on July 27 in the entire U.S. Press reports revealed that Blair would have been cast as Lois Lane in McG's project film Superman: Flyby.
On May 27, 2012, Blair attended the National Memorial Day Concert as a special guest, at the US Capitol in Washington, D.C.; she presented the story of Brigette Cain, a war widow, who lost her husband (Pfc. Norman L. Cain III), in Afghanistan. Later, she starred in the short film Slideshow of Wieners: A Love Story, a satirical love story about the Internet.
On June 28, Blair returned to the small screen as the female lead with the premiere of FX's Anger Management co-starring Charlie Sheen, the sitcom is loosely based on the 2003 Jack Nicholson's film of the same name. Blair starred in 53 episodes as Sheen's therapist, Dr. Kate Wales, a character described as beautiful and neurotic, envisioned as a love interest for him. The series premiered initially with two episodes in the U.S., with mixed critical reviews. Anger Management broke a ratings record with 5.74 million viewers in its series debut and ranks as the most-watched sitcom premiere in cable history. Blair left the show, when she was shooting the 90-episode second season, due to disagreements with Sheen; according to NY Daily News and Daily Mail, she told privately to a friend her frustrations about her co-star, then she commented: "Charlie was a menace to work with - he's late all the time and has a shoddy work ethic". After Sheen had knowledge of that, he sent to Blair an offensive SMS text message, in which he dismissed her; she was officially fired from the sitcom on June 18, 2013. According to CNN, LionsGate studio commented about Blair departure: "We are confirming that Selma Blair will not be returning to 'Anger Management' and we wish her the very best".
In the summer of 2012, Blair was responsible for narrating the Xfinity TV commercials, including the London 2012 olympics ads. Later, Blair reprised her role as a fake pregnant girl in two episodes of the reformatted TV-version of Web Therapy. In October of the same year, Blair starred in the political-satire story "The woman for Romney" about the campaign proposals of the former Republican Party's nominee for the 2012 United States presidential election, Mitt Romney. Blair starred opposite Rachel Miner and James D'Arcy in the claustrophobic-thriller In Their Skin (formerly Replicas), about a woman and her family that suffers a brutal home invasion by their insane neighbors, after the death of their daughter. The drama received a mixed critical response after its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film had a limited theatrical release in the United States and Canada on November 9, 2012.
In 2013, Blair lending her voice as Destiny in the IFC's animated series Out There. She also had a guest starring role on the season two of the TV series Comedy Bang! Bang!. In July, 2013, press reports have stated that Blair might have a recurring role on Two and a Half Men.
Blair will play the lead character in the World War I drama "Angels in Flanders", also known as Four Saints, which is based on the novel of the same name; she will portray the role of Dorothy Fielding, an heroic Canadian nurse who ran an unauthorized medical post on the Western Front for wounded soldiers and civilians. The film has been postponed indefinitely according to IMDB. She will also take the lead in the role of Andrea in the upcoming thriller "Polar Seasons", which was written and will be directed by Jaime King.
Blair will star in the upcoming drama "Sex, Death And Bowling", alongside Adrian Grenier and Bailey Chase, the film is about the marriage of an American soldier who fought in the Middle East, on the American intervention in Irak and suffers from terminal pancreatic cancer. The film began shooting in October, 2013 on locations of Los Angeles, California, mainly. The movie is directed and produced by Ally Walker
On April 22, 2014, Blair obtained her first small screen role, since she left "Anger Management" in mid-2013; she was cast as Joanna, in the Amazon's comedy pilot "Really" alongside Sarah Chalke.
In 1990, Blair's childhood sweetheart died in an accident at the age of 18; later, talking about her tragic loss, she commented: "It made me realize I have to live...Having the boy I loved not anymore on this planet, I'd better live, I'd better do something".
On January 24, 2004, after six months of dating, Blair married writer and producer Ahmet Zappa (son of musician Frank Zappa) at Carrie Fisher's mansion in Beverly Hills, California. She filed for divorce from Zappa at the Los Angeles Superior Court on June 21, 2006, citing irreconcilable differences. In a statement to People, a spokesperson for the couple said, "Selma and Ahmet have decided to divorce but love each other very much and will continue to be close friends”. The divorce became final in December 2006.
In 2010, Blair began dating fashion designer Jason Bleick. In January 2011, Blair's representative announced that she was pregnant with her first child. Their son, Arthur Saint Bleick, was born on July 25, 2011. In September 2012, Blair and Bleick announced that they had separated after two years.
Blair is known to follow new style and fashion trends in addition to her radical hairstyle changes, she has been lending her image for the Marc Jacobs-Brian Bowen Smith clothing line. Blair has also worked with others fashion-designers including Tommy Hilfiger, Martin Margiela, Isaac Mizrahi, Reinaldo Herrera and Stella McCartney. She also is a frequent guest-star at New York Fashion Week among other fashion events.
In early 2002, Vanity Fair named Blair as part of Hollywood's Next Wave of stars. On October 30, 2005, Blair appeared in The New York Times Magazine award-winning photography gallery, "The Selma Blair Witch Project: Fall’s Dark Silhouettes Have a Way of Creeping Up on You" by the art-photographer Roger Ballen, which was in exhibition at the Palau Robert in Barcelona, Spain, in 2012.
In 2010, Blair worked with Demi Moore and Amanda De Cadenet for Harper's Bazaar magazine. In 2012, Blair became the spokesperson for, and first actress to appear on, the Get Real For Kids campaign. In the spring of that year, she released a line of handbags and wallets called SB, which she designed. Blair has appeared on the covers and photo sessions of several magazines. In 1999, she appeared in Seventeen, and in subsequent years the list has grown to include Vanity Fair, Marie Claire, Vogue, Glamour, Rolling Stone, The Lab Magazine, Interview, Dazed & Confused, The Hunger Magazine and Elle among others. Blair has been the face of several fashion houses including Chanel, Miu Miu and GAP.
Blair enjoys child and animal care; moreover, she has practiced horseback riding since age 17. Wink, her dog since her beginnings in the acting industry, died in February 2011. She also collects black and white photographs and practices ice skating.
Blair's charity work and causes include Marc Jacobs' Skin Cancer Awareness Campaign, H&M's Fashion Against AIDS 2011 Campaign, Children's Action Network, AmFAR AIDS Research 2011, Lange Foundation (dedicated to saving homeless and abandoned animals), Bulgari-Save the Children 2012 Ad Campaign, Staying Alive Foundation and National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
|1996||Broccoli Theory, TheThe Broccoli Theory||Pretzel Cart Lesbian|
|1996||Brain Candy||Girl at rock concert|
|1997||Strong Island Boys||Tara|
|1997||Gone Again||Ayla||Short subject|
|1997||Arresting Gena||Drugged woman|
|1997||Two in the Morning||Shea||Short subject|
|1997||In & Out||Cousin Linda|
|1997||Scream 2||Cici's Friend on Phone||Uncredited|
|1998||Can't Hardly Wait||Girl Mike Hits On No. 1|
|1998||Debutante||Nan||A.K.A. Modern Girl|
|1999||Cruel Intentions||Cecile Caldwell|
|2000||Down to You||Cyrus|
|2001||Kill Me Later||Shawn Holloway|
|2001||Legally Blonde||Vivian Kensington|
|2002||Sweetest Thing, TheThe Sweetest Thing||Jane Burns|
|2003||Guy Thing, AA Guy Thing||Karen|
|2004||Dirty Shame, AA Dirty Shame||Caprice Stickles / Ursula Udders|
|2004||In Good Company||Kimberly|
|2004||1 Second Film, TheThe 1 Second Film||Herself||Producer|
|2005||Pretty Persuasion||Grace Anderson|
|2005||Deal, TheThe Deal||Abbey Gallagher|
|2005||Fog, TheThe Fog||Stevie Wayne|
|2005||Big Empty, TheThe Big Empty||Alice||Short subject|
|2006||Alibi, TheThe Alibi||Adelle|
|2006||Night of the White Pants, TheThe Night of the White Pants||Beth Hagan|
|2007||Purple Violets||Patti Petalson|
|2007||WΔZ||Jean Lerner||A.K.A. Killing Gene, TheThe Killing Gene|
|2007||Listening Party, TheThe Listening Party||Suspended|
|2007||Feast of Love||Kathryn Smith|
|2008||My Mom's New Boyfriend||Emily Lott||A.K.A. Homeland Security|
|2008||Poker House, TheThe Poker House||Sarah|
|2008||Hellboy II: The Golden Army||Liz Sherman|
|2009||Family Tree, TheThe Family Tree||Ms. Delbo||A.K.A. Driving Lessons|
|2011||Animal Love||Sorrel||Short subject|
|2011||Different Kind of Love||Camilla||Suspended|
|2011||Dark Horse||Miranda ('Vi')|
|2011||Kingdom Come||Herself||Documentary film|
|2012||In Their Skin||Mary||Formerly titled Replicas|
|2015||Sex, Death and Bowling||Glenn McAllister||Filming|
|1995||Adventures of Pete & Pete, TheThe Adventures of Pete & Pete||Penelope Ghiruto||1 episode; "Das Bus"|
|1996||Dana Carvey Show, TheThe Dana Carvey Show||Uncredited||1 episode; "The Szechuan Dynasty Dana Carvey Show "|
|1997||Amazon High||Cyane||Television movie|
Unaired pilot, main role
|1997||Soldier of Fortune, Inc.||Tish August||1 episode; "La Mano Negra"|
|1997||No Laughing Matter||Lauren Winslow||Television movie|
|1998||Getting Personal||Receptionist||Original pilot|
|1998||Promised Land||Carla Braver||1 episode; "Designated Driver"|
|1999–2000||Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane||Zoe Bean||24 episodes|
|2000||Xena: Warrior Princess||Cyane||1 episode; "Lifeblood"|
|2002||Friends||Wendy||1 episode; "The One with Christmas in Tulsa"|
|2003||Coast to Coast||Stacey Pierce||Television movie|
|2004||DeMarco Affairs||Kate DeMarco||Unaired pilot, main role|
|2006||Hellboy: Sword of Storms||Liz Sherman (Voice)||Television movie|
|2007||Hellboy: Blood and Iron||Liz Sherman (Voice)||Television movie|
|2008||American Idol||Herself-Guest||1 episode; "Live Results Show: One Contestant Eliminated"|
|2008–2009||Kath & Kim||Kim||17 episodes|
|2010||Project Runway||Herself (guest judge)||8 episodes, recurring role|
|2010||Tommy's Little Girl||Female lawyer / Female assassin||Unaired pilot, main role|
|2010||Web Therapy||Tammy Hines||Web series|
3 episodes; "Bringing Up Babies", “Maternity Leave”, “Mommy Track”
|2011||Portlandia||Frannie Walker||1 episode; “Blunderbuss”|
|2011||The Break-In||Beverly||Web Comedy-Short|
|2012||Slideshow of Wieners: A Love Story||Becca||Comedy-Short|
|2012–2013||Anger Management||Dr. Kate Wales||45 episodes|
Female lead role
|2012||Web Therapy||Tammy Hines||TV series|
2 episodes; “Infanticipation”, “The Insanity Offense”
|2012||The Woman for Mitt Romney||Caroline||Comedy-Short|
|2013||Comedy Bang! Bang!||Herself/Cyber girl||1 episode; “Andy Samberg Wears a Plaid Shirt & Glasses”|
|1990||The Little Theatre of The Green Goose||Various roles|
|2009||Gruesome Playground Injuries||Kayleen||Alley Theatre|
|1998||Charmed||My Friend Steve|
|1999||Every You Every Me||Cecile Caldwell||Placebo||Film version|
|2010||Full of Regret||Katt||Danko Jones|
|2008||Hellboy: The Science of Evil||Liz Sherman||Voice Only|
|Year||Award||Result||Category||Title of work|
|1999||Teen Choice Awards||Nominated||TV – Breakout Performance||Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane|
|2000||MTV Movie Awards||Nominated||Breakthrough Female Performance||Cruel Intentions|
|2000||MTV Movie Awards||Won||Best Kiss||Cruel Intentions (Shared with Sarah Michelle Gellar)|
|2000||Young Hollywood Awards||Won||Exciting New Face – Female|
|2002||Teen Choice Awards||Nominated||Film – Choice Actress, Comedy||Sweetest Thing, TheThe Sweetest Thing|
|2002||Young Hollywood Awards||Won||Next Generation|
|2003||DVD Exclusive Awards||Nominated||Best Actress||Highway|
|2005||Fangoria Chainsaw Awards||Nominated||Best Supporting Actress||Hellboy|
|2008||Scream Awards||Nominated||Best actress – Fantasy Movie||Hellboy II: The Golden Army|
|2011||Grammy Award||Nominated||Best Spoken Word Album – Children||Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition|
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