Selma Blair born June 23, 1972 is an American actress. With more than fifteen years of work under her belt, she has performed in feature films including Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde, The Sweetest Thing, Hellboy, The Fog, Purple Violets and Hellboy II: The Golden Army. She also played the titular role of Kim in the US version of the TV Series Kath & Kim.
Blair was born Selma Blair Beitner in Southfield, Michigan, the daughter of Molly Ann, a judge, and Elliot Beitner. She has three older sisters, Katherine , Elizabeth, and Marie.Blair attended Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills, Cranbrook Kingswood in Bloomfield Hills, and Kalamazoo College, where she spent her freshman year and she did a play called "The Little Theater of the Green Goose" and studied photography.