Actors The L Word Cast List

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The L Word cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The L Word main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The L Word stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The L Word focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The L Word that are on here as well.

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Alexandra Hedison is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The L Word Cast List
Alexandra Hedison L.A. Firefighters - Alexandra Hedison is an American photographer, director and actress.

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Daniela Sea is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The L Word Cast List
Daniela Sea The L Word - Daniela Sea is an American filmmaker, actress and musician. She rose to prominence through her role as Max Sweeney on Showtime's drama series The L Word.

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Eric Lively is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The L Word Cast List
Eric Lively Covert Affairs, The L Word, So Weird - Eric Lawrence Brown, better known as Eric Lively, is an American actor. He played the role Nick Larson in The Butterfly Effect 2. He is also known for his role as Mark Wayland in Showtime's hit ...more

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Annabella Sciorra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The L Word Cast List
Annabella Sciorra Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Mental, The Whole Truth - Annabella Gloria Philomena Sciorra is an American actress.

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Eric Mabius is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The L Word Cast List
Eric Mabius Ugly Betty, The L Word, Eyes - Eric Harry Timothy Mabius is an American actor, known for his work as Daniel Meade on the ABC comedy-drama series Ugly Betty. He also worked on the Showtime series The L Word and in the films ...more

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Erin Daniels is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The L Word Cast List
Erin Daniels The L Word, Julie Reno, Bounty Hunter - Erin Daniels is an American actress. She is known for her role as Dana Fairbanks on The L Word. Her feature film work includes A Single Man, One Hour Photo, and Joshua Tree, 1951: A Portrait of ...more

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Jennifer Beals is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The L Word Cast List
Jennifer Beals Lie to Me, The L Word, The Chicago Code - Jennifer Beals is an American actress and a former teen model. She played the role of Alexandra "Alex" Owens in the 1983 film Flashdance, and appeared as Bette Porter on the Showtime ...more

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Chelsea Hobbs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The L Word Cast List
Chelsea Hobbs Make It Or Break It, Pasadena, Snow Queen - Chelsea Raelle Hobbs known professionally as Chelsea Hobbs is a Canadian actress. She has appeared in such roles as Gerda in the 2002 film Snow Queen and the ABC Family teen drama Make It or ...more

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Karina Lombard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The L Word Cast List
Karina Lombard The 4400, The L Word - Karina Lombard is a Tahitian-American actress and singer. She is perhaps best known for her role as Marina Ferrer on the Showtime series The L Word, The 4400, Geneviève in Rescue Me, and ...more

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Katherine Moennig is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The L Word Cast List
Katherine Moennig Ray Donovan, The L Word, Young Americans - Katherine Sian Moennig is an American actress best known for her role as Shane McCutcheon on The L Word, as well as Jake Pratt on Young Americans. As of 2014, she plays Lena in the Showtime ...more

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Cobie Smulders is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The L Word Cast List
Cobie Smulders How I Met Your Mother, Tru Calling, How to Make It in America - Jacoba Francisca Maria "Cobie" Smulders-Killam is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her roles as Robin Scherbatsky on the television series How I Met Your Mother and Maria Hill ...more

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Laurel Holloman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The L Word Cast List
Laurel Holloman The L Word - Laurel Lisa Holloman is an American painter and actress.

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Lauren Lee Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The L Word Cast List
Lauren Lee Smith CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The L Word, Mutant X - Lauren Lee Smith is a Canadian actress.

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Cybill Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The L Word Cast List
Cybill Shepherd Moonlighting, Cybill, The Client List - Cybill Lynne Shepherd is an American actress, singer and former model. Shepherd's better known roles include Jacy in The Last Picture Show, Kelly in The Heartbreak Kid, Betsy in Taxi Driver, ...more

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Leisha Hailey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The L Word Cast List
Leisha Hailey The L Word - Leisha Hailey is an American actress and musician most widely known for playing Alice Pieszecki in the Showtime Networks production The L Word. Hailey first came to the public's attention as a ...more

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Dallas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The L Word Cast List
Dallas Roberts Rubicon - Dallas Mark Roberts is an American stage, film and television actor. He most recently played Milton Mamet in season three of AMC's The Walking Dead. He was a regular on Seasons 2 and 3 of ...more

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Lucy Lawless is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The L Word Cast List
Lucy Lawless The X-Files, Battlestar Galactica, Veronica Mars - Lucille Frances "Lucy" Lawless, MNZM is a New Zealand actress, activist and musician best known for playing the title character of the internationally successful television series ...more

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Marlee Matlin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The L Word Cast List
Marlee Matlin Switched at Birth, The L Word, Picket Fences - Marlee Beth Matlin is an American actress. She is the only deaf performer to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won for Children of a Lesser God. At the age of ...more

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Mia Kirshner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The L Word Cast List
Mia Kirshner Defiance, The L Word, Wolf Lake - Mia Kirshner is a Canadian actress, writer and social activist who works in movies and television series. She is known for her role as Jenny Schecter on the cable TV series The L Word, and for ...more

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Dana Delany is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The L Word Cast List
Dana Delany Desperate Housewives, Superman: The Animated Series, Justice League - Dana Welles Delany is an American film, stage, and television actress, producer, presenter, and health activist. Delany has been active in show business since the late 1970s. Following small ...more

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Pam Grier is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The L Word Cast List
Pam Grier Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The L Word, Roots: The Next Generations - Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier is an American actress. She became famous in the early 1970s after starring in a string of moderately successful women in prison and blaxploitation films ...more

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Rachel Shelley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The L Word Cast List
Rachel Shelley Once Upon a Time, The L Word - Rachel Shelley is an English actress and model. She is best known for playing Helena Peabody in the Showtime series The L Word and Elizabeth Russell in the Oscar-nominated Bollywood epic

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Sarah Shahi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The L Word Cast List
Sarah Shahi Person of Interest, Life, The L Word - Aahoo Jahansouz "Sarah" Shahi is an American television actress and former NFL Cheerleader. She played Kate Reed in the USA Network legal drama Fairly Legal in 2011–12 and currently ...more

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Elizabeth Berkley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The L Word Cast List
Elizabeth Berkley Saved by the Bell, Life Goes On, Brother's Keeper - Elizabeth Berkley Lauren is an American television, film and theatre actress. Berkley's most notable roles were in the television series Saved by the Bell, as the brainy Jessie Spano, and the ...more

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Erica Cerra is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The L Word Cast List
Erica Cerra Eureka, Cold Squad, Hide and Seek - Erica Cerra is a Canadian actress, best known for her portrayal of Deputy Jo Lupo on the Syfy series Eureka.

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Heather Matarazzo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The L Word Cast List
Heather Matarazzo Life on Mars, Now and Again, Exes and Ohs - Heather Christina Marie Matarazzo is an American actress. Her breakthrough role was as a geeky girl in the film Welcome to the Dollhouse. She played Lilly in The Princess Diaries and The ...more

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Holland Taylor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The L Word Cast List
Holland Taylor Two and a Half Men, The Practice, Bosom Buddies - Holland Virginia Taylor is an American actress of film, stage, and television, and playwright. Her notable television roles include Ruth Dunbar in Bosom Buddies, senator's wife Margaret Powers ...more

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Jane Lynch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The L Word Cast List
Jane Lynch Glee, Two and a Half Men, Married... with Children - Jane Marie Lynch is an American actress, singer, and comedian. She gained fame in Christopher Guest's improv mockumentary pictures such as Best in Show. Lynch's television cameos include an ...more

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Janina Gavankar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The L Word Cast List
Janina Gavankar True Blood, The League, The Gates - Janina Zione Gavankar is an American actress and musician. Gavankar is also trained as a pianist, vocalist, and orchestral percussionist. She majored in Theatre Performance at the University of ...more

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Kelly McGillis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The L Word Cast List
Kelly McGillis Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, Live from Lincoln Center, Journey to Planet Earth - Kelly Ann McGillis is an American actress. She found fame for her roles in several films throughout the 1980s including her roles as Rachel Lapp in Witness for which she received Golden Globe ...more

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Kristanna Loken is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The L Word Cast List
Kristanna Loken Boy Meets World, Painkiller Jane, Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King - Kristanna Sommer Loken is an American actress and model. She is best known for her roles in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, BloodRayne, and Painkiller Jane.

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Melanie Lynskey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The L Word Cast List
Melanie Lynskey Two and a Half Men, Rose Red, Togetherness - Melanie Jayne Lynskey is a New Zealand-born actress, known for playing Rose on Two and a Half Men, Michelle Pierson on Togetherness, as well as roles in the films Heavenly Creatures, Up in the ...more

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Patricia Velásquez is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The L Word Cast List
Patricia Velásquez American Family - Patricia Carola Velásquez Semprún is a Venezuelan actress and fashion model.

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Rose Rollins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The L Word Cast List
Rose Rollins Chase, Girltrash! - Rose Rollins is an American actress and model.

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Sandra Bernhard is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The L Word Cast List
Sandra Bernhard Hercules, The Richard Pryor Show, The Search for the Funniest Mom in America - Sandra Bernhard is an American comedian, singer, actress and author. She first gained attention in the late 1970s with her stand-up comedy in which she often bitterly critiques celebrity culture ...more