Selma Blair Biography

Updated On Jul 16, 2018 Published On Nov 10, 2015
Facts of Selma Blair
Date of Birth: 1972 , June-23
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Scott Foley
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Kansas City, Missouri
Profession Actor
Body Measurements 36-25-34
Breast Size 39in
Waist size 32
Hip Size 38in
Weight in KG 80 kg
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
Father Hugh Foley
Mother Connie Foley
Ethnicity White
Eye Color Blue-green
Famous for Writer, director, photographer
Married Yes
Education Clayton High School
Awards Academy Award for Best Actor
Movies Mr Maple Leaf
TV Show Scandal
Net Worth $ 5 million
Hair Color Brown – Light
Siblings Sean Foley
Birth Name Scott Kellerman Foley
Salary N/A
Face Color White
Affair with Kacy Byxbee
Girlfriend Kacy Byxbee
Religion Christian
Nick Name Eminem
Working For Movies and TV shows
Special Title BaoHaus (Manhattan restaurant)
Divorce Yes
Books Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir
Chest Size 40
Bicep Size 14
Married to Marika Domi?czyk (m. 2007), Jennifer Garner (m. 2000–2004)
Children 3
Albums The Marshall Mathers LP 2
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Blair was in a relationship with her childhood sweetheart who died in 1990, at the age of 18. In July 2003, she began her love affairs with Ahmet Zappa. Ahmet is a famous writer, producer, and publisher from the United States and after dating each other for about six months, they got married on 24 January 2004. On June 21, 2006, Blair filed for divorce from her husband of two years citing "irreconcilable differences." Their divorce was finalized in December 2006.

Blair was in a relationship with her Kath and Kim co-star Mikey Day from 2008-2010. Blair dated fashion designer Jason Bleick, with whom she shares a child, for two years. Thier child, a son named Arthur Saint Bleick was born on July 25, 2011. 

Blair attended Hillel Day School, a Jewish day school in Farmington Hills and Cranbrook Kingswood in Bloomfield Hills both in Michigan. Blair was interested in drama and arts was since her childhood days. While she was at New York Universtiy, she also took several acting classes. She is the graduate of the University of Michigan and has a BFA degree in Photography.

Blair became active in the entertainment industry since 1995 and her role in the TV show The Adventures of Pete & Pete was her debut acting role. The following year she made her big-screen debut, appearing in The Broccoli Theory.

In 2004, she was cast as Jane Burns alongside Cameron Diaz, who played Christina Walters in The Sweetest Thing. In 2005, she had her major commercial success, The Fog. The thriller/action movie made a gross collection of $46.2 million. 

In 2006, Blair was cast a voice artist for Hellboy: Swords of Storms and Hellboy: Blood and Iron. In 2008, she cast in the sequel of Hellboy, Hellboy II: The Golden Army as Liz Sherman. Made on a budget of $85 million the movie made a gross collection of $160.4 million. In 2017, she appeared in Brian Taylor's directorial Mom and Dad. She was cast alongside actor Nicolas Cage in Mom and Dad.

Blair's major TV shows are Xena: Warrior Princess (2000), Frineds (2002), Anger Management (2012-2013) and American Crime Story (2016).

Till now, Blair has appeared in more than fifty movies and television series. She has amassed a fortunate income form her acting career. Her current net worth is estimated at $14 million and has an annual income in the neighborhood of $1.6 million. For her role in Anger Management, she earned the salary of $40,000 for each episode and her net worth is rumored to be in millions.

In 2012, Blair listed her Los Angeles mansion up for sale, with asking price of $1.78 million.

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Born in Southfield, Michigan

June 23 , 1972

Selma Blair was from the upper class family born as Selma Blair Beitner in Southfield, Michigan, United States of America to Elliot Beitner and Molly Ann Beitner. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Joined Kalamazoo College


When she was child, she was enrolled at Hillel Day School. After spending some years there, she joined Cranbrook Kingswood and it seems like she completed her high school education from there. In 1990, she joined Kalamazoo College and majored in photography. 

Graduated from University of Michigan


When she crossed her teen years, she moved to New York City on her own to taste something new but she had to live in poverty during that time. Those days, she was enrolled at NYU. She then transferred to University of Michigan and graduated from there in 1994. 

Her parents got divorced


Selma Blair was born to Elliot Beitner and Molly Ann Beitner. Her mother was a simple house wife and her father was an attorney and an active member of the   Democratic Party. Her parents got divorced in 1995. 

Her father died


Her father, Elliot I. Beitner who was an attorney in the United States is also an active member of the Demrative party. She feels lucky to be the daughter of him but in 2012, she heard some bad news about her father and that was the death of him. 

Her childhood sweetheart died


Since her childhood days, she was in love with her childhood sweetheart who died in 1990. He died an unfortunate death in an accident and she claims it one of the tragic loss in her life. She fells sad to lose him forever. 

Married to Ahmet Zappa

January 24 , 2004

After losing her childhood sweetheart forever, she was not linked with any one till the end of 2002. But from July 2003, she was seen with Ahmet Zappa. After dating each other for about six months, they got married on 24th of January, 2004.

Divorced with Ahmet Zappa

November 26 , 2006

She got married to Ahmet Zappa on 24th of January, 2004. Ahmet is a famous writer, producer, and publisher from United States. In mid 2006, she filed for divorce claiming irreconcilable differences and they got divorced in an amicable way on 27th of November 2006.

Began dating Mikey Day


She also had two years of love life with Mikey Day. Mikey Day full name is Michael William "Mikey" Day and he is also famous American actor, writer and comedian. They began dating since 2008 and end this love life in 2010. 

Began dating Jason Bleick


Soon after breaking up with actor and comedian, Mikey Day, she became linked with Jason Bleick. Jason Bleick is the fashion model and has designed several designs for famous models and celebrities. 

First child, Arthur Saint Bleick

July 25 , 2011

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2011. She and her ex boyfriend, Jason Bleick announced that they were expecting their first child together with the start of 2011 and she gave birth to a son named Arthur Saint Bleick on 25th of July. 

Began her acting career


Selma Blair's interest in drama and arts was since her childhood days. While she was attending NYU, she also took several acting classes. She became active in acting since 1995 and her role in The Adventures of Pete & Pete was her debut acting role.

Won MTV Movie Awards


MTV Movie Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award for the first time. She has also been honored with this award once and that was in 2000 for Best Kiss.

Won Young Hollywood Awards


She has also been honored with Young Hollywood Awards twice in her life. She got her first nomination in this award in 2000 and that was for Exciting New Face - Female. She also won this award in 2002 for Next Generation.

Selma Blair Net Worth


Selma Blair has an estimated net worth of $14 million.