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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.