|Real Name/Full Name||Selma Blair Beitner|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Selma Blair|
|Birth Place:||South Field Michigan United States.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||23 June 1972|
|Age/How Old:||50 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 153 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 52 Kg
In Pounds – 115 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Elliot I. Beitner
Mother – Molly Ann
|Siblings:||Katherine Beitner, Marie Beitner, E;lizabeth Beitner|
|School:||Hillel Day School, Cranbrook Kingswood,|
|College:||Kalamazoo college, New York University, University of Michigan|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Ahmet Zappa (2004-2006)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Arthur Saint Bleick|
|Profession:||Actress, Producer, Voice over artist|
|Net Worth:||$8 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
In a situation where you are diagnosed with an illness, a bad illness you thought you never had, you tend to feel useless, want to give up and only see negativity. With Selma Blair however, that was not the case. Selma Blair Beitner is an American actress, voice over artist and producer who has done so well in the film industry. She has had several challenges, but has fought has and is considered an achiever. Let’s learn a lot more about Blair in this article.
Well, how well do you know about Selma Blair? If not much, here is what we know about Selma Blair to date.
Biography and Early Life
Selma Blair Beitner was born to Elliot Beitner and Molly Ann. This was on the 23rd of June 1972, in Southfield Michigan, United States. She was born amongst three siblings, Katherine, Elizabeth and Marie, her being the youngest. Her father Elliot was an attorney general in the United States, but died in 2012, and her mother a judge. Her parents divorced when Blair was 23 years old.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Selma Blair in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Selma Blair’s age is 50 years old as of today’s date 31st May 2023 having been born on 23 June 1972 . Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 153 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 115 lbs in Pound and 52kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Green and hair color is Black.
Selma Blair first attended a Jewish day School in Farmington Hills called Hillel Day School. Later on, she moved to Bloomfield Hills and joined Cranbrook Kingwood School. Blair later joined Kalamazoo College where she studied photography and acted in the play ‘The Little Theatre of the Green Goose. She stayed at Kalamazoo for one year. In her teenage, Blair always wanted to be a horse rider. When she turned 20, she moved to New York.
She joined New York University and took acting classes at the Stella Adler Conservatory, the column theatre and the Stone Street Screen Acting workshop. She later moved to Michigan and joined The University of Michigan and graduated with a Bachelor of fine arts in Photography, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a double major in fine arts and English.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
As of March 2021, Selma is not in any open relationship. She has however been in two marriages. In 2004, Blair got married to Ahmet Zappa, who is a writer and a producer. They lived together in Los Angeles until 2006. That is when Selma filed for a divorce, with claims that they have many differences.
She stayed single until 2010, when she met a designer by the name Jason Bleick. They stayed together for two years and has a son, Arthur Saint Bleick. They then separated, but this time did not reveal any reasons as to why.
In 2018, Blair was diagnosed with a condition called Multiple Sclerosis. In this case, a patient suffers from a condition where muscles, the brain and spinal cord stops working properly. All along however, she had been suffering from some symptoms she considered minor.
She could fall down occasionally, drop things, experience foggy memory but she assumed. The diagnosis confirmed her real condition. She has been a part of a number of charities concerned with raising awareness for sicknesses like Marc Jacobs’ Skin Cancer Awareness campaign.
Is Selma Blair Lesbian?
Selma Blair is not gay. She has been married once to Ahmet Zappa but they divorced. She also dated Jason Bleick, and together they had a son. They however separated after 2 years. Even after that, Selma has not dated a female and has not shown interest in any. That proves that Selma is straight.
Blair started off her career with a number of minor roles in films and TV. The role that rose her to prominence was when she portrayed Zoe Bean at the WB sitcom, alongside Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane. Another breakthrough in her career was when she starred as Cecile Caldwell in a teen romantic drama titled ‘Cruel Intention.’ Blair appeared in other fields like comedy.
She played a role in ‘The Sweetest Thing’ and ‘Legally Blonde,’ which were all successful. She gained global prominence after playing major roles and featuring in films with big budgets like ‘Hell Boy.’ She has also been part of works like ‘Mothers and Daughters,’ ‘The Fog,’ ‘Mon and Dad,’ ‘Storytelling’ etc.
Selma has not received many awards in her career. However, as a result of her being involved in numerous charities, she was awarded ‘The Universe Smile Award’ during The Smile GALA LA in 2015. Its intention is to benefit children with cleft and palate. We expect that she will earn more in her career in the coming years.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Selma Blair in 2023
As of 2023, Blair’s net worth stands at approximately $8 million. She has earned this wealth as a result of her successful career in the film industry. She is not only an actress, but is a voice over artist and a producer who loves what she does and gives it her best.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Selma has a Hebrew name which is Bat-Sheva.
- Selma lost her childhood sweetheart in an accident when she was 18 years old.
Selma Blair is a strong woman and is an inspiration to many people. Despite her health condition, which almost left her in the category of the disabled, Selma has been able to work hard, not giving up and has even had the heart to help other people with illnesses. She is a great inspiration and role model.