Anna Paquin Biography (1982-)

Full name, Anna Helene Paquin; born July 24, 1982, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; raised in New Zealand; daughter of Brian (a high school physical education teacher) and Mary (an English teacher) Paquin. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Manager: Julie Silverman-Yorn, The Firm, 9465 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 212, Beverly Hills,CA 90212.; Publicist: Ina Treciokas, I/D Public Relations, 155 Spring St., Sixth Floor, New York, NY 10012; Lisa Kussell, Baker Winokur Ryder, 909 Third Ave., 10th Floor, New York, NY 10022.

Nationality
Canadian
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
July 24, 1982
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Flora McGrath, The Piano (also known as La lecon de piano),Miramax, 1993
  • Amy Alden, Fly Away Home (also known as Father Goose and Flying Wild), Sony Pictures Releasing, 1996
  • Young Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre (also known as Jane Eyre), Miramax, 1996
  • Queen Isabella, Amistad, DreamWorks, 1997
  • Donna, Hurlyburly, Fine Line, 1998
  • Alison Kantrowitz, A Walk on the Moon (also known as Blouse Man, Kiss the Sky, and Over the Moon), Miramax, 1999
  • Mackenzie Siler, She's All That, Miramax, 1999
  • Claire Spence, Finding Forrester, Columbia, 2000
  • Marie D'Ancanto/Rogue, X-Men (also known as X-Men 1.5), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2000
  • Polexia Aphrodisia, Almost Famous, DreamWorks, 2000, director's cut released as Untitled: Almost Famous the Bootleg Cut, 2001
  • Robyn Lee, Buffalo Soldiers (also known as Army Go Home andBuffalo Soldiers--Army Go Home!), Miramax, 2001
  • Tart, Lions Gate Films, 2001
  • Mary D'Annunzio, 25th Hour, Buena Vista, 2002
  • Regina, Darkness, Miramax/Dimension Films, 2002
  • Marie D'Ancanto/Rogue, X2 (also known as X-Men 2, X-Men2: X-Men United, and X2: X-Men United), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2003
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Frankie Addams, The Member of the Wedding, USA Network, 1997
  • Annabel Lee, All the Rage (also known as It's the Rage), Cinemax, 2000
  • Specials
  • Herself, X-Men: The Mutant Watch, Fox, 2000
  • Herself, X-Pose: X2 Mutants Uncovered, Fox, 2003
  • Awards Presentations
  • Herself, The 66th Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1994
  • Presenter, The 67th Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1995
  • Herself, The 70th Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1998
  • Presenter, The Fifth Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, TNT, 1999
  • Herself, 2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2000
  • Herself, The Eighth Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, TNT, 2002
  • Episodic
  • Herself, The Late Show with David Letterman, CBS, 1996
  • Voice of Bia, Hercules (animated; also known as Disney's Hercules), syndicated, c. 1998
  • "What Child Is This?," The Practice, ABC, 2001
  • Herself, Liquid News, BBC, 2002
  • Herself, Last Call with Carson Daly, NBC, 2002, 2004
  • Herself, The View, ABC, 2003
  • Stage Appearances
  • Lisa, The Glory of Living, Manhattan Class Company Theatre, New York City, 2001
  • Jessica Goldman, This Is Our Youth, Garrick Theatre, London, 2002
  • "Drug Buddy" in 6@6 (readings), Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 2003
  • The Manuscript, Cape Cod Theatre Project, 2003
  • Jenny, Roulette, John Houseman Theatre, New York City, 2004
  • Shari, The Distance from Here, Manhattan Class Company, The Duke on 42nd Street, New York City, 2004
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • Herself, X-Men Production Scrapbook, Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2000
  • Herself, Behind the Scenes: "Almost Famous"--Postcards from the Edge, 2001
  • Herself, Behind the Scenes: Finding Forrester, 2001
  • Herself, Breaking the Silence: The Making of "Hannibal," MGM HomeEntertainment, 2001
  • Herself, FX2: Visual Effects (also known as The Visual Effectsof X-Men), Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2003
  • Herself, Spike Lee's "25th Hour": The Evolution of an American Filmmaker, Touchstone Home Video, 2003
  • Herself, The Uncanny Suspects, Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2003
  • Herself, The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men! Making "X2," TwentiethCentury-Fox Home Entertainment, 2003
  • Herself, X-Factor: The Look of "X-Men," Twentieth Century-Fox HomeEntertainment, 2003
  • Voice of Sheeta for English version, Tenku no shiro Rapyuta (anime; also known as Castle in the Sky and Laputa: Castle in the Sky), 2003

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Chicago Tribune, April 29, 1999
    • Cinefantastique, August, 2000
    • Detour, April, 1999
    • Entertainment Weekly, March, 1994, p. 54
    • Interview, January/April, 2001, p. 55
    • Los Angeles Times, January 11, 2004
    • New York Times, November 15, 1998, p. 28
    • Parade, August 3, 2003, p. 22
    • People Weekly, April 15, 1996, pp. 156-59; April 8, 2002, p. 114
    • Premiere, "Women in Hollywood" issue, 2000
    • React, May 10, 1999
    • Time, April 4, 1994, p. 80
    • Venice, January, 1999

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