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Anna Paquin


Anna Paquin is the first millennial to have received an Academy Award nomination for acting, and the first to win. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, in 1982, to Mary (Brophy), an English teacher from Wellington, New Zealand, and Brian Paquin, a Canadian phys-ed teacher. Anna moved to her mother's native country when she was four years old... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 48 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Piano
The Piano Flora
(1993)
Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre Young Jane Eyre
(1996)
True Blood
True Blood Sookie Stackhouse
(2008-2014)

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 2017 Alias Grace (TV Series) (pre-production)
Nancy Montgomery
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Nancy Montgomery
 2017 Bellevue (TV Series)
Annie Ryder
- Episode #1.7 (2017) ... Annie Ryder
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... Annie Ryder
- How Do I Remember? (2017) ... Annie Ryder
- Hello Little Light (2017) ... Annie Ryder
- The Guy with Fire in His Eyes (2017) ... Annie Ryder
 2016 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Nancy Holt
- Part 4 (2016) ... Nancy Holt
 2016 Broken (TV Series)
Gemma
- Pilot ... Gemma
 2015 The Good Dinosaur
Ramsey (voice)
 2013 Susanna (TV Series)
Katie
- Episode #1.12 (2013) ... Katie
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Katie
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Katie
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Katie
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Katie
 2011 The Carrier (Short)
Kim
 2011/I Margaret
Lisa Cohen
 2011 Scream 4
Rachel
 2010/I Open House
Jennie
 2010 The Romantics
Lila Hayes
 2007 Mosaic (Video)
Maggie (voice)
 2005 Joan of Arc (TV Movie documentary)
Joan (voice)
 2004 Suchîmubôi
James Ray Steam (English version, voice)
 2003 X2
Rogue
 2002 Darkness
Regina
 2000 X-Men
Rogue
 1998 Hurlyburly
Donna
 1993 The Piano
Flora
 1986 Castle in the Sky
Sheeta (English version, voice)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Manitoba Telecom Services (1997). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 4 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 20 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

I just do what feels right. I think the great thing about getting to do what I do is that you can try out being a different person without having to screw up your life to do it. See more »

Trivia:

One of the few actors or actresses to win an Academy Award without being a professional actor beforehand. Anna didn't plan on acting, even when she went to audition for the part that won her an Oscar. She was accompanying her sister to the audition. See more »

Trademark:

Husky voice See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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