Mia Kirshner, a prominent Canadian actress, writer, and social activist. She got renowned for her role as Mandy in 24 (2001-2005), Schechter in the L world (2004-2009) as Jenny, and Star Trek: Discovery (2017- present) as Amanda Grayson.

Early Bio 

Mia Kirshner was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 25th January 1975, turning 46 this year, 2021. Her sun sign is Aquarius. She was born and raised in Ontario, Canada holding a Canadian nationality and belonging to white ethnicity. Her father’s name is Sheldon Krishner, a Journalist, and her mother Etii Krishner, a Teacher. Lauren Krishner, who is a writer, is her younger sister. Her father is a composer who composed for The Canadian Jewish News.

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Her grandparents were the survivors of the Holocaust; her father was born in the uprooted people camp at Bad Reichenhall in Germany in 1946 and met with Kirshner’s mother, a Bulgarian- Jewish outcast, then disappeared to Israel. Her elderly grandparents were Polish-Jewish. Kirshner went to Forest Hill Collegiate Institute, Toronto and Montreal, and then transferred to Jarvis Collegiate Institute to complete her education. She then examined Russian writing and the twentieth-century film industry at McGill University, Montreal. Her sister was also involved with the I Live here project. Her favorite actor is Chris Evans, and the actress is Isabelle Huppert.

Full NameMia Kirshner
Date of Birth25th January 1975
Birth PlaceToronto, Ontario, Canada
Age46 (2021)
Father's NameSheldon Krishner
Mother's NameEtii Krishner
SiblingsSister: Lauren Kirshner
OccupationActress, writer, and social activist.
Body Measurement34-26-35 inches
EthnicityBulgarian- Jewish, Polish-Jewish
Height5 feet 2 inches
Weight52 kg
Hair ColorBrown
Eyes ColorGreen
EducationMcGill University,
Jarvis Collegiate Institute, and
Forest Hill Collegiate Institute
Relationship StatusSingle
Ex-Spouse(s)/Partner(s)David Anders (1991-1992),
Evan Dando (1994-2008),
Mike Bender (2001),
Jenifer Beals (2004)
Grant Bowler (2013),
Sam Shepard (2014-2015),
David Sutcliffe (2016), and
Scott Bairstow
Net worth$2 million

Body Stats

Mia Kirshner has a fantastic body physique. Her height is about 5ft 2 inches or 1.6m, weighing 52kg or 115lbs. Her bra size is 34B, and her body measurements are 34-26-35 inches. She has gray eye color and dark brown hair color. Additionally, she has a slim body.

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Mia Kirshner began her career at the age of 12; when she turned 15, she was already a professional actress. She portrayed the role of a vampire in ‘Dracula: The series’ filmed in 1990-1991. After that, she made her debut in ‘Love and Human Remains’ in 1993, then she appeared in ‘Exotica,’ ‘The Crow; City of Angels’ in 1996, ‘Not Another Teen Movie in 2001.

Her most extended work is ‘The L word’ from 2004-2009 up to six seasons,’30 Days of Night Dark Days’ in 2009, and played a guest role in ‘The Vampire Diaries’ in 2010, emerging as vampire Isobel Flemming in both. She played the central part of the author –Jenny Schecter, and appeared in movies like The Black Dahlia ‘playing Elizabeth Shirt, a young actress after that murdered in 1947. She is now working in ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ in 2017, playing the role of Amanda Grayson.

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She worked on a national movement named ‘AfterMeToo.’ She ranked 43 on the Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2002 and got nominated for the Best Kiss at the 2002 MTV Awards for Not Another Teen Movie. She would be the face of Monica Rich Kosann’s Jewelry Collection.

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Mia Kirshner is not married yet. However, she has been in many relationships with many peoples in the past.

She has dated David Anders (American television and star actor) from 1991-1992, after that Evan Dando(American musician and frontman of the Lemonheads) in 1994-2008, Mike Bender in 2001, Grant Bowler(New-Zealand Australian actor and television presenter worked in American, New Zealand and Canadian film, television, and theatre) in 2013, Sam Shepard(American actor, playwright, author, screenwriter, and director ) from 2014-2015, David Sutcliffe( Canadian –American star actor) in 2016, Scott Bairstow(former Canadian actor renowned for his role as Newt Call on the syndicated western television drama Lonesome Dove: The series as Ned Grayson on the American TV drama series Party of Five) and Jenifer Beals ( American actress and former teen model) in 2004.

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Net worth

Mia Kirshner’s net worth is estimated to be approx. 2 million dollars from her primary source of income as an actress.

Social media presence

Mia Kirshner is positively active on social media networking platforms like Twitter with 55.1k followers and Instagram with over 67k followers.

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