Mia Kirshner



  • Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 01/25/1975, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor
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Mia Kirshner Fast Facts:
  • Was an unbilled extra in 1990's The Freshman.
  • Studied Russian literature in college.
  • First starring film role was 1993's Love and Human Remains, directed by Denys Arcand.
  • Appeared in Marilyn Manson's 2001 music video for "Tainted Love" as her Not Another Teen Movie character Catherine Wyler. 
  • Portrayed the quirky Jenny Schecter on all six seasons of The L Word.
  • Took on the title role of Brian De Palma's The Black Dahlia (2006) based on James Ellroy's true crime novel about the unsolved murder of Elizabeth Short.
  • Coauthored the book I Live Here in 2008, which depicts the hardships of women and children in four different parts of the world.
  • Mia Kirshner Relationships:
  • Lauren Kirshner - Sister
  • Sheldon Kirshner - Father
  • Etti Kirshner - Mother
  • Mia Kirshner Awards:
  • 1994 Genie Awards: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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