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Overview (4)

Born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Birth NameLaurel Lisa Holloman
Nickname Lu
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Laurel Holloman was born on May 23, 1971 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA as Laurel Lisa Holloman. She is an actress, known for The L Word (2004), The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995) and Boogie Nights (1997). She was previously married to Paul Macherey.

Spouse (1)

Paul Macherey (13 July 2002 - 18 June 2012) ( divorced) ( 2 children)

Trivia (12)

After her first year in college, Laurel moved to Chicago to work with the Piven Theatre Workshop. She studied with John Lynn in Los Angeles, and was cast in David Orr's independent feature Blossom Time (1996).
Studied at the British American Dramatic Academy in London.
Mother of Lola Macherey, born November 4, 2004.
Her real-life pregnancy was worked into the script of the 2005 season of Showtime's The L Word (2004).
During her down time while filming in Vancouver, she enjoys outdoor things like hiking and heading to the beach. She also enjoys painting among other things.
Adopted a daughter named Nala Belle on March 25, 2008.
Friends with Sam Rockwell.
Laurel is also an artist. She did a special series of paintings that was auctioned off for the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Fund.
Moved to New York in 1994 and began acting in off-Broadway plays.
She has a flower tattoo on her right foot.
Older brother, Andy, is a novelist.
In 2010, she took a break from acting to focus on her painting career.

Personal Quotes (3)

I'd like to look at my career when I'm older and go, "Hey, I really did things that were hard."
I just feel like when you fall in love you can't help who you fall in love with. You love who you love; it just is what it is.
Acting is... sort of my... for my ego. And painting is for my soul.

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