Played Jenny Schecter on Showtime's The L Word, which ran from 2004 to 2009. She also appeared in the 2001 film Not Another Teen Movie.
After employing a talent agent at age twelve, she began acting professionally at age fifteen.
Her grandparents were both Holocaust survivors.
Her parents are Etti and Sheldon Kirshner. She has a younger sister named Lauren who is a writer.
Laurel Holloman co-starred in The L-Word.