Renowned actress Selma Blair talks about her battle with multiple sclerosis in her documentary: Introducing Selma Blair.
The 49-year-old star had her big shot in 1999 in the cult movie Cruel Intentions and has since become a staple on screen.
Who is Selma Blair?
Selma Blair was born on June 23, 1972 near Detroit, Michigan.
Both of her parents worked in the justice system – her mother was a judge and her father a lawyer who was active in politics.
After earning a degree in psychology, Selma traveled to New York City to pursue a career in the arts.
After landing a role in Cruel Intentions, Selma would go on to star alongside Hollywood legend Reese Witherspoon in Legally Blonde and find international fame playing Liz Sherman in the hit Hellboy franchise.
In the late 2010s, Selma focused on television, starring in The People Vs OJ Simpson alongside Friends alum David Schwimmer and in the Netflix sci-fi series Another Life.
What is Selma Blair’s net worth?
After a career on the screen spanning more than two decades, Selma has acquired quite a fortune.
According to celebritynetworth.com, Selma is worth around $ 6 million.
What is Selma Blair’s documentary about?
In 2021, Selma released a documentary that explored her battle with multiple sclerosis.
Selma says that despite having symptoms for years, her condition was not diagnosed until 2018, when she was 46.
The documentary, titled Introducing, Selma Blair, follows the actress for two months as she undergoes a stem cell transplant in hopes of curing her condition.
After a small theatrical release, the documentary became available for streaming on Discovery Plus.
Selma fans took to social media to praise the actress’ honesty, with one user on Twitter telling viewers of the emotional documentary to “keep a box of kleenex handy.”