Who Is Molly Ann Beitner? Mother Of Selma Blair

by Manisha Thu May 12 2022 Updated On Fri May 13 2022
Who Is Molly Ann Beitner? Mother Of Selma Blair

Molly Ann Beitner is the late mother of American actress Selma Blair. She used to be judged by profession. 

She was married to Elliot Beitner, but they separated later. Her husband was a lawyer by profession. 

She had four children with Elliot, and their names are Katherine Beitner, Marie Beitner, Elizabeth Beitner, and Selma.

Molly Ann Beitner with her grandson Arthur
Molly Ann Beitner with her grandson Arthur. Source: Instagram

Ex-Boyfriend Attacked Selma

Selma was photographed with bruises. 

She was attacked by her former boyfriend, who even threatened to kill her. 

She was dating Ron Carlson for seven years. 

After her photos went viral, her ex-boyfriend was arrested for domestic violence with corporal injuries. 

The violent assault happened to her when she was lying on her couch inside her Los Angles home. 

She told her ex that she was not feeling well and had been medicated all day to treat her multiple sclerosis. 

That's when she said he began screaming and lunged at her. 

Selma has been granted a restraining order against him. 

Carlson grabbed her neck and strangled her, throttling her and shaking her head. 

She also claimed he put his hand on her mouth, and she was unable to breathe, and she lost consciousness. 

But Carlson denied all her allegations. Instead, he claimed that he was the victim, saying that Blair inflicted the photos of her injuries

He said that she swung at his face with her right arm and struck him in the eye, and then she attacked him with both arms scratching him in the nose, eyes and cheeks.

Selma Was Raped Multiple Times

In an interview, Selma made some heartbreaking confessions; admitting her past had left her feeling quiet and ashamed. 

The secret was holding her for so long. She talked about her journey with battling alcoholism in her new memoir. 

She said she had been raped multiple times while she was too drunk. 

She claimed that she took her first drink when she was seven years old. 

Blair wrote that she was raped after a day of binge drinking during a college spring break trip. 


Molly died at the age of 82 years old.

Net Worth

Her daughter Selma has a net worth of $6 million

She has managed to earn this net worth from her professional acting career.

Molly Ann Beitner's daughter Selma Blair
Molly Ann Beitner's daughter Selma Blair Source: Instagram

Death Of Molly

Molly Ann died at the age of 82 at her house on 24 May 2020. 

Selma posted a picture of her late mother on her Instagram to share the news of her mother's demise. 

She quoted her mother as formidable, funny, quick, striking and generous. 

She said she worshipped her mom, and she was her biggest role model, her icon, prize and muse. 

She noted everyone loved her, and she was surrounded by many admirers, friends and loved ones. 

She wrote a very heartfelt message for her mother. 

Selma Blair with her son
Selma Blair with her son. Source: Instagram

Selma Talked About How She Deal With Her Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis

Selma developed her coping mechanism. 

She used to drink sometimes, as there were times when she could not take it and was struggling with how she would lead her life. 

She was a single mother, exhausted and was going through a financial burden and many troubling symptoms. 

She was doing the best that she could have done as a mother. 

She reached out to fellow actor Michael J Fox who has lived with Parkinson's disease for more than 30 years, to seek help. 

When he learned about her disease, he cried. 

It was not difficult to share the news with her son as he had already seen her falling. 

After her MRI, she said that she had a disease and her son asked her will it kill her. 

She told him she was not dying, and he was okay with that.

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