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Selma Blair

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Selma Blair

American film, television and stage actress who began her professional acting career in 1995 add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1972.

Countries: United States (60%), United Kingdom (9%), California (7%)

Main connections: Cruel Intentions, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Rolling Stone

Linked to: Glamour, Kalamazoo College, New York University, Republican Party

 

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Selma Blair was born in 1972 add something


1976

The film is set in 1976 and was based on a true story about three children who are abused by her drug-addicted mother and a pimp; it had a limited release on July 17, 2009 in US theaters and received generally favorable reviews from critics add something


1994

After transferring from New York University, she graduated "magna cum laude" from the University of Michigan in 1994 with a BFA degree in photography, a Double major in Fine Arts and English and a BA in Psychology add something


1995

She won her first professional role in 1995, in an episode of the children's television sitcom "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" add something


1996

In 1996, she landed her first film role in "The Broccoli Theory", an "unromantic comedy" add something


1997

In 1997, she won her first feature film lead role in the teen drama "Strong Island boys", based on true events about a Long Island street gang; Alec Baldwin gave her a favorable review; he called her "a cross between Debra Winger and Marlene Dietrich" add something


1998

Blair appeared in My Friend Steve's 1998 music video for the song "Charmed" and the Placebo music video for "Every You Every Me" add something


1999

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" add something

 

Blair started to gain her first recognition after she starred in the 1999 teen drama "Cruel Intentions" add something

 

In 1999, she appeared in "Seventeen", and in subsequent years the list has grown to include "Vanity Fair, Marie Claire, Vogue, Glamour, Rolling Stone, Interview, Elle", and many others add something

 

Sarah Michelle Gellar - "Cruel Intentions" , a modern-day retelling of "Les Liaisons dangereuses" featured a kiss between Gellar and co-star Selma Blair that won the two the "Best Kiss" *award at the 2000 MTV Movie *awards

 

Cruel Intentions - "'Cruel Intentions"' is a 1999 American drama film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, and Selma Blair


 

In 2000, Blair won a Movieline's Young Hollywood award in the Exciting New Face - Female Category add something

 

Aleksa Palladino - The year 2000 saw the release of Palladino's "Red Dirt", followed by the independent film "Lonesome", and "Storytelling" with Selma Blair


2001

Cannes Film Festival - The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 2001 add something

 

She starred as a suicidal woman 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 add something

 

Max Beesley - In 2001, Beesley appeared opposite singer Mariah Carey in the film "Glitter", a critical and commercial failure for which he was nominated for a Razzie *award for Worst Supporting Actor and opposite Selma Blair in the film Kill Me Later


2002

In early 2002, Blair appeared in Pirelli Calendar alongside Rachael Leigh Cook and co-starred the indie film "Highway" featuring Jared Leto and Jake Gyllenhaal add something

 

Blair appeared on the cover of "Rolling Stone" on April 25, 2002 and worked in a television commercial for The Sims Online video game add something


2003

In early 2003, Blair co-starred with Jason Lee in the romantic comedy "A Guy Thing", in which she once again rejoined Julia Stiles add something

 

The sitcom, which is based on the 2003 Jack Nicholson's film of the same name, has already been sold to many countries around the world; according to details provided to "USA Today", "Anger Management" obtained a renewal with 90 additional episodes add something


2004

Selma Blair was included on the "FHM" list of "The 100 Sexiest Women of 2004" add something

 

On January 24, 2004, after six months of dating, Blair married writer and producer Ahmet Zappa at Carrie Fisher's mansion in Beverly Hills, California add something


 

In 2005, she attended The 20th IFP Independent Spirit awards as a presenter add something


2006

Blair's next starring role was in the 2006 indie film "The Night of the White Pants" alongside Nick Stahl, later, she appeared in a small role in the comedy-drama "The Alibi" add something

 

She filed for divorce from Zappa at the Los Angeles Superior Court on June 21, 2006, citing irreconcilable differences add something

 

The divorce became final in December 2006 add something


2007

Blair was included in the list of "People" Magazine's "World's Most Beautiful People 2007" add something

 

In 2007, Blair took the lead role in Edward Burns' "Purple Violets", a romantic comedy, alongside Burns, Patrick Wilson and Debra Messing add something


2008

Blair appeared with Rainn Wilson singing "Baby, It's Cold Outside" for the 2008 GAP winter ad campaign add something

 

Blair dated her "Kath and Kim" co-star Mikey Day from 2008 to 2010 add something

 

Blair was included in "Glamour"s The 50 Most Glamorous Women of 2008 add something


2009

In 2009, Blair appeared in a supporting role as a seductive teacher in the black comedy "The Family Tree" with Madeline Zima, which was officially released in U.S. theaters on August 26, 2011 add something

 

The drama made its world premiere at Houston 's Alley Theatre on October 16, 2009 add something


2010

In 2010, Blair began dating fashion designer Jason Bleick add something

 

In 2010, Blair lent her voice to "The Diary of Anne Frank" in audiobook format; her performance was praised and the following year she was nominated for the Grammy award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children category add something

 

In 2010, Blair worked with Demi Moore and Amanda De Cadenet for "Harper's Bazaar" magazine add something

 

Comme des Garcons - Other celebrities who have worn Comme des Garçons include Matt Bellamy, Alexander McQueen, Krikor Jabotian, Chloë Sevigny, Kanye West, Usher, Tilda Swinton, Herb Ritts, Tatiana Sorokko, Karl Lagerfeld, Heidi Albertsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Vincent Ng, Selma Blair, Leila Aldik, Drake, Joe Jonas, ASAP Rocky, 2Chainz, John Waters and who devoted a chapter of his 2010 book "Role Models" to Comme des Garçons and Rei Kawakubo


2011

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 , Bulgari-Save the Children 2012 Ad Campaign, Staying Alive Foundation and National Multiple Sclerosis Society add something

 

In 2011, Blair appeared as guest-star in the "Portlandia" episode "Blunderbuss" add something

 

In January 2011, Blair's representative announced that she was expecting her first child with Bleick add something

 

Wink, her dog since her beginnings in the acting industry, died in February 2011 add something

 

The couple have a child named Arthur Saint Bleick born July 25, 2011 add something

 

Toronto International Film Festival - 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 add something

 

Blair promoted the film in its market premiere on November 3, 2011 at the 32nd American Film Market add something

 

Then, she starred in "Animal Love", a story about life in the post global warming world, the short film premiered at the 2011 LA Film Fest; she 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 add something


2012

Blair was responsible for narrating the Xfinity TV commercials, including the London 2012 olympics ads in the summer of that year add something

 

In 2012, Blair became the spokesperson for, and first actress to appear on, the Get Real For Kids campaign add something

 

In 2012, she returned to television as the female lead in the FX comedy series "Anger Management" opposite Charlie Sheen add something

 

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 add something

 

The film was released on DVD and Blu-ray on March 6, 2012 add something

 

"Dark Horse" was released on June 8, 2012 in NYC and June 29 in the UK, receiving positive response from critics add something

 

The film had a limited theatrical release in the United States and Canada on November 9, 2012 add something

 

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 add something


2013

"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; according to details provided to "USA Today", "Anger Management" obtained a renewal with 90 additional episodes, which began airing on January 17, 2013 add something

 

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 add something


2014

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 add something

 

The complete first season is scheduled to be premiered on 1 August 2014 add something


2015

According to "Variety" magazine, Blair will star in the musical comedy-drama "Geezer", alongside Green Day punk rock frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, the film will be released in 2015 add something

 

The series began shooting in Los Angeles in May 2015 add something

 

On October 2, 2015, Blair will be the recipient of the "Universal Smile award" during THE SMILE GALA LA 2015 in favour of little kids with cleft lip and palate add something

 

American Crime Story - April 2015, saw the casting of Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden; and Jordana Brewster as Denise Brown. and Kenneth Choi as Judge Ito in May 2015, it was confirmed Selma Blair would be portraying the role of reality-TV star Kris Jenner


2016

Blair will make an appearance in the 2016 drama "Mothers Day" alongside Susan Sarandon add something

 

In February 2016, Blair appeared on the cover of CR Fashion Book magazine add something

 

Blair starred in "Geezer" alongside Green Day punk rock frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, a musical comedy-drama film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on 23 April 2016 add something

 

Blair starred in the family drama "Mothers and Daughters" alongside Susan Sarandon and Sharon Stone, released on 6 May 2016 add something


2017

The film is scheduled to be released in 2017 add something


2018

Siriano celebrated his 10th stage anniversary with a catwalk in Masonic Hall during the Fashion Week 2018 add something

 

In February 2018, Selma Blair presented parts of the collection of Christian Siriano add something

 

In October 2018, Blair revealed that in August 2018 she had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis add something