Anna Paquin Short Bio
Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian actress who was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, under the Leo sun sign. She is the daughter of Mary Paquin , an English teacher and Brian Paquin, a high school physical education teacher. She found her interest in music and acting since childhood. At the age of four, her family then moved to New Zealand and she attended e Raphael House Rudolf Steiner School there. She then attending Hutt Intermediate School from 1994 to 1995 and continued to Wellington Girls’ College, but latter enrolled and graduated from Windward School in Los Angeles. In 1995, her parents divorced and she moved to USA with her mother. She also attending Columbia University for one year, but dropped out due pursuing her dream as an actress.
Anna Paquin Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||24 July 1982|
|Age||32 years old|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||58 kg 128 pounds|
Anna Paquin Career
Her acting career began by accident, when in 1991 in New Zealand director Jane Campion was looking for a girl to play a key role in the film The Piano. Paquin is aware of the specimens through the ad in a newspaper, and is presented to the hearings with no experience, only with some school play behind. When the film The Piano was released in 1993 she received positive reviews, won numerous awards at festivals, including the Golden Palm at Cannes and became a very popular film.
In just eleven years became a child star in the American film scene in 1996 plays the young Jane Eyre in the film by Franco Zeffirelli, the same year she starred in The Fly Away, drama flavor environmentalist where she plays a young girl who seeks to recover the relationship with his father teaching a group of wild geese flying. In 1997 she plays for Steven Spielberg in Amistad, where she serves as the young Queen Isabella. In the following years she starred in several films of average success, as Hurlyburly, Kiss Me and A Walk on the Moon. In 2000, she is seen in the famous film X-Men, then in the following X-Men 2 and in the third movie X-Men: The Last Stand. Between 2006 and 2007, Anna turns in Blue State produced by Paquin Films production company, founded by her and her brother Andrew.
In 2007, Anna gets the lead role in the series True Blood as Sookie Stackhouse, a young telepathic waitress. The series is adapted from the novel series The Southern Vampire Mysteries of the author Charlaine Harris.In 2010, she starred in the romantic comedy The Romantics alongside Josh Duhamel and Katie Holmes. Then in 2011, she made a cameo in the horror film Scream 4.
Anna Paquin Controversy
Anna Paquin makes the shocking confession when come out from the closets saying that she is bisexual. She then become the strong supporter for the LGBT rights yet also involved in many charity program too.
Anna Paquin Dating
In 2001, while filming Buffalo Soldier she met American actor Joaquin Phoenix and rumored dated each other at that time. From 2004 to 2005, she date Logan Marshall-Green who is five years older than her. Latter from 2005 to 2006, she date American actor Kieran Culkin but they never confirmed anything about it. In 2007, she started to date Stephen Moyer, her costar in the series True Blood. On August 5, 2009 the couple was engaged and married on August 21, 2010 in a private residence at Malibu, California. The couple then blessed with twin yet she is also the step mother from Moyer’s previous relationship.
Anna Paquin Net Worth
It was reportedly that trough herjob as an actress and the regular cast in True Blood, her net worth is about $14 million dollars.