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Bulgarian Canadians: Mia Kirshner, Ted Kotcheff, Nina Dobrev, Mesut Mert

Books LLC

Published May 26th 2010
ISBN : 9781156943953
Paperback
30 pages
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Chapters: Mia Kirshner, Ted Kotcheff, Nina Dobrev, Mesut Mert. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 28. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a millionMoreChapters: Mia Kirshner, Ted Kotcheff, Nina Dobrev, Mesut Mert. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 28. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Mia Kirshner (born January 25, 1975) is a Canadian actress who works in movies and television series. She is best known for her portrayal of Jenny Schecter on The L Word (2004-2009) and for her role in the 2006 crime film The Black Dahlia as Elizabeth Short. Kirshner was born in Toronto, Ontario, the daughter of Etti, a teacher, and Sheldon Kirshner, a journalist who writes for The Canadian Jewish News. Kirshner is a granddaughter of Holocaust survivors- her father was born in a displaced persons camp in Germany in 1946 and met Kirshners mother, a Bulgarian Jewish refugee, in Israel. Kirshner had a middle class upbringing and studied Russian literature and 20th-century movie industry at McGill University in Montreal. Her younger sister, Lauren Kirshner, a writer, was involved in the I Live Here project. In 1993, Kirshner played a dominatrix in Denys Arcands Love and Human Remains and won a Genie nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role. The following year, she starred in Atom Egoyans Exotica. In 1996, she appeared in The Crow: City of Angels. Kirshner also appeared in the first three episodes of 24 as the bisexual assassin Mandy in 2001. She would later reprise the role for the second seasons finale and in the latter half of the shows fourth season. Also in 2001, Kirshner played Catherine Wyler, The Cruelest Girl in School, in Not Another Teen Movie. The character is primarily a spoof of Kathryn Merteuil (played by Sarah Michelle Gellar) in Cruel Intentions, and was partially based on Mackenzie Siler (played by Anna Paquin) from Shes All That. In Marilyn Mansons music video for Tainted Love, which was featured on the...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=44493