Elliot Beitner

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Lawyer (1930)
Tue Jul 26 2022
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Elliot Beitner was an American attorney who was involved in counseling and was active in U.S. Democratic Party and as a Labor arbitrator. 

He came into the limelight because of his daughter, Selma Blair who is a famous American actress. He was married to Molly Ann Beitner who was a judge but they got separated in 1995. 

He was born on February 21, 1930, and passed away on 17 November 2012 at the age of eighty-two.

Early Life

Elliot was born and raised in Michigan, United States of America. under the supervision of his parents. However, details regarding his parents are still behind the curtains.

He was passionate about law from an early age and was dedicated to making a career as a lawyer. Later, he turned his passion into his career.

Beitner Was A Married Man

Elliot Beitner was a married man who stayed happily with his ex-wife, Molly Ann Cooke. His ex-wife was born on January 25, 1938, in Philadelphia and died on May 23, 2020, at the age of eighty-two. 

Molly Ann Cooke was wearing a cap, sweater and black scaff.
Elliot Beitner's wife Molly Ann Cooke after divorce. Image Source: Legacy.com 

The former couple Elliot and Molly tied their knot in a private ceremony where they exchanged their vows in the presence of family members and invited guests. However, they did not disclose their marriage date and venue on any media.

After living in a married relationship for a couple of years the couple decided to get separated from each other and got divorced in the year 1995. However, they were blessed with four children when they were in a married relationship.

Education Qualification

Talking about Elliot's educational background, he was a well-educated American attorney. He finished his early education at a private school in his hometown. After that, he got a college degree from a reputed college.

Later, he got enrolled in Wayne State University to pursue his higher education. He studied there by taking Arts as his major subject and graduated with a degree in Bachelor in Arts. Similarly, he also got a Juris Doctor degree from Wayne State University. 

Father Of Four Daughters

 As mentioned earlier, Elliot is the father of four children and all of them are daughters. Selma Blair, Katherine Beitner, Elizabeth Beitner, and Marie Beitner are the daughters of Elliot.

Elliot Beitner posing for a photo shoot by wearing a white suit.
Elliot Beitner posing for a photo shoot with his wife, Molly Ann Cooke and his four daughters, Selma Blair, Katherine Beitner, Elizabeth Beitner, and Marie Beitner.   Image Source: BHW

 Among all of his daughters, Selma has grabbed the attention of the people for being a famous American actress. When Elliot was alive he had a good relationship with all of his daughters and he used to get spotted in public places with them. 

Grand Son Of Elliot

The American attorney Elliot was not only the father of Selma but he also became the grandfather of Arthur Saint Bleick. Arthur who is the only son of the former couple Selma and Ahmet was born on January 24, 2004.

In addition, Elliot was a caring grandfather and he was often spotted with his daughter, Selma and his grandson, Arthur. He used to spend most of the time playing with his grandson.

Beitner Net Worth Is A Mystery

Elliot Beitner was a lawyer so we can say that it was his primary source of income but detail regarding his net worth is still behind the curtains. Also, he did not have a personal business that helped him generate money. 

Although he has not revealed any sort of information regarding his net worth on any media we can guess that he earned a decent amount of money that helped him to fulfill his family's basic needs.

Elliot Beitner posing for a photoshoot by wearing black outfit.
A black and white picture of Elliot Beitner. Image Source: Find a Grave

However, Elliot's daughter, Selma is earning a hefty sum of money from her career as an actress. She has a net worth of $6 million just like, Erica Dahm. Her net worth includes her income from social media, acting, and her assets.

In addition to that, Selma also bought an amazing house in 2001 for $645 thousand. The property is located in West Hollywood, California, the United States. However, she made a profit of $555 thousand by selling that property for $1.2 million in the year 2005.

Additionally, she again bought a new luxurious house in West Hollywood, California at $1.3 million and again gained a profit of $1.7 million in the year 2012.

About Elliot's Daughter - Selma

Selma Blair is an American actress who is famous among the public for her fabulous acting skills just like, Tracie Thoms. She was born on June 23, 1972, in Michigan Southfield, United States of America.

Movin towards her educational qualifications, she enrolled in the University of Michigan to pursue her degree in photography. In 1994, she got a degree in photography and went to New York City to further study photography.

Picture of Selma Blair in a black outfit and curly blonde hair.
Picture  Elliot Beitner'd daughter, Selma Blair. Image Source: Another Life Wiki-Fandom

However, she became an actress instead of becoming a photographer. In 1995, she made her debut on the television series The Adventures of Pete & Pete where she got a chance to portray the role of Penelope Ghiruto. After that, she did many movies and TV series portraying various roles.

Some of her hit movies and TV series include Another Life, Heathers, Anger Management, Web Therapy, Hell Boy and Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms.

Social Media Presence

Talking about Elliot Beitner's life on social media he was one of those people who did not want to bring out any sort of information regarding his personal life through media. 

Moreover, he was not actively present on any social media sites like Facebook Twitter, and Instagram. Although he was not active on social media his daughter Selma Blair is heavily active on social media. 

Selma is active on Instagram and has a verified account, @selmablair where she has amassed $2.9 million followers similar to that of American actress, Jenelle Evans. She often posts her daily activities and pictures related to her profession to update her fans.

Elliot's Daughter Selma's Marital Status  

Talking about Selma Blair's marital status she is a divorced woman but is currently enjoying her single life. She once stayed in a married relationship with Ahmet Zappa, who is a famous American writer and producer. 

Selma Blair walking on footpath by wearing a black and white outfit.
Picture of Elliot Beitner's daughter, Selma Blair's ex-husband, Ahmet Zappa and her son, Arthur Saint Bleick. Image Source: Blogger.com

The former couple Selma and Ahmet tied their knot on January 24, 2004. Their wedding ceremony was held privately where only family members and invited guests were present. They exchanged their vows in the presence of close family and friends. 

Sadly, their relationship could not last long as they expected and decided to get separated from each other. In the year 2006, their divorce got finalized and since that moment they are living their personal life.

Elliot's Daughter Selma Lost Her First love

Selma Blair who is the daughter of Elliot lost her first love during her college. Tyler Henry was her boyfriend whom she was dating in her college. However, he died because of Epilepsy, a common condition that affects the brain and causes frequent seizures.

According to Selma, she has been together with him since childhood. He was not only her boyfriend but also a close friend. In his last breath, he was in his college and it has been reported that he was found dead in college just the day before his birthday.

After the death of Tyler Henry, Selma was broke and it affected her emotionally. She has also mentioned this thing in an interview and that video has been uploaded to the channel, @E! Entertainment.

Awards and Achievement

As mentioned earlier, Elliot was a very secretive person who did not reveal his personal information in public. Still, he was one of the most respected lawyers in the United States. 

It is still unknown whether he has won awards or not, but his daughter Selma has won many awards and titles throughout her career. In 2000, she won the ''Young Hollywood Next Generation Award''. Not only that she has also won the 
''MTV Movie Award'' and ''Teen Choice Award for TV''. 

 

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