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Date of Birth: May 23, 1971
Place of Birth: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Height: 5' 6"
Best Known For: Playing Tina Kennard on The L Word
|Laurel Holloman Biography
Laurel Holloman was born on May 23, 1971, in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She has studied at New York University, British American Dramatic Academy in London, Chicago's Piven Theatre Workshop, and with John Lynn in Los Angeles, California.
In 1994, Holloman lived in New York City and began in performing in off-Broadway stage productions, including roles in The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and Julia Jordan's Night Swim.
Holloman made her film debut starring in 1995's The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love. She then had supporting and leading roles in a number of lesser known films and in 1997, she won roles in the biopic Prefontaine starring Jared Leto and in the award winning film Boogie Nights with an all-star cast.
In 1999, Holloman appeared in the Sundance Film Festival favorite Tumbleweeds, and Lush also featuring Laura Linney. The following year she was seen in the comedy Committed starring Heather Graham. 2001 saw Holloman in the leading role of the drama The Rising Place, as well as a three episode guest role on the two season dramatic comedy series That's Life. That same year, Holloman won a role on the hit show Angel for the 2001-2002 season. Playing Justine Cooper on the show brought Holloman much praise and the attention she needed to win bigger roles.
In 2004, Holloman hit her big break when she landed a leading role on the Showtime series The L Word. She plays Tina Kennard on the show, which follows the lives of a group of lesbians living in southern California. The show was a hit from the beginning and will begin airing its fifth season in January 2008.Holloman is openly bisexual, and she has been married to Paul Macherey since July 2003. They have one daughter together, Lola Reiko Macherey, who was born on November 4, 2004. Because Holloman's pregnancy overlapped with filming season 2 of The L Word, the writers incorporated her pregnancy into the scripts for the show.
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