Anna Paquin

Anna Paquin

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Anna Paquin

Anna Hélène Paquin ( PAK-win; born 24 July 1982) is a New Zealand-Canadian actress. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and brought up in Wellington, New Zealand, before moving to Los Angeles during her youth. She completed a year at Columbia University, before leaving to focus on her acting career. As a child, she played the role of Flora McGrath in Jane Campion's romantic drama film The Piano (1993), despite having had little acting experience. For her performance, she garnered critical acclaim and received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at the age of 11, making her the second-youngest winner in Oscar history, after Tatum O'Neal.

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Full name at birth
Anna Helene Paquin
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Claim to fame
The Piano, The X-Men,True Blood.
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Date of birth
24 July 1982
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Place of birth
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Age
39
Occupation
Actress, Producer
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
5' 4" (163 cm)
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Weight
108 lbs (49.0 kg)
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Distinctive feature
  • Gap between front teeth
  • Odd voice
  • Pale Skin
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Pets
  • 1 Cat
  • 2 Dogs
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
Venice, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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Net worth
$14,000,000 USD
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High school
Windward School, West Los Angeles, CA (2000)
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University
Columbia University (attending)
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Talent agency
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
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Partner: Stephen Moyer (Married) 2 children
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Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer
"I`m not very political. I`m also not American and I don`t get to vote so my feelings are not really relevant."
  • While filming the movie Amistad (1997) in Montreal during the summer, she made a side-trip to Toronto to film 5 TV commercials for the telephone company of her old hometown in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She delivers the commercials in a variety of costumes in her Canadian accent rather than her New Zealand one. [1997]
  • Was number 93 on vh1's "100 Greatest Kid Stars" (2005) (mini).
  • Attending Columbia University. [2005]
  • One of Teen People Magazine's "25 Hottest Stars under 25". [2002]
  • Ranked #50 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2008 list.

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