This actress is well known for her performance on the cable TV series The L Word (2004–2009) as Jenny Schecter.
Mia was born as the daughter of journalist Sheldon Kirshner and a teacher Etti.
She also appeared in Wolf Lake with Paul Wesley and also starred in the comedy, Not Another Teen Movie.
Kirshner was born January 25, 1975 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Kirshner was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, the daughter of Etti, a teacher, and Sheldon Kirshner, a journalist who writes for The Canadian Jewish News.
Showtime gave us a lot of freedom, and I realize how rare that is, and how lucky we were to have those jobs. When I first started the show, I was worried about it because in high school, there were packs of girls that reminded me of packs of wolves. And we were shooting in Vancouver, so we were in a little bubble. Leisha [Hailey] and I lived together the first year.
After being single and having her status as available in the dating scene for quite a long, she has finally got hitched to her longtime boyfriend.Kirshner had a middle class upbringing and attended Forest Hill Collegiate Institute but later graduated from the Jarvis Collegiate Institute.Kirshner studied Russian literature and 20th-century movie industry at Mc Gill University in Montreal.On her first night in town she met Marina, and the two started an affair, leading to Jenny fighting her feelings and questioning her sexuality.After Jenny broke up with Tim, she told her old collage roommate that she identifies as bisexual.