About Anna Paquin
It has been claimed that the total estimate of Anna Paquin net worth today reaches as much as 14 million dollars and she has accumulated such amount of money because of her career in acting industry. When she was only 11 years old, she appeared in her first big movie which was called “The Piano”. For her appearance in it, Anna Paquin was a winner of the Academy Award and this winning made her to be the second youngest recipient of it. The movie also added up to the overall amount of Anna Paquin net worth. Later on, Anna Paquin starred in many more successful movies, such as “Almost Famous”, “Fly Away Home”, “X-Men” movies and “She’s All That”.
In addition to her appearances in movies, Anna Paquin is also known from TV screens. As a TV show actress, she is best remembered from the TV series called “True Blood”, which is airing in the HBO network. In 2009, for her role in it she was awarded with the Golden Globe award.
Anna Paquin was born in Canada in 1982. When she was four years old, she with her family moved to live to New Zealand. There, she also got interested into music and learnt how to play various instruments, such as piano, viola and cello.
What is even more interesting is that she did not have hobbies related to her later career – acting. Instead, she was more interesting into sports, such as skiing and swimming and also attended ballet and gymnastics classes.
In 1995, her parents divorced and Anna Paquin moved to live to Los Angeles. In the United States, she was also a student at Columbia University, however, she stopped attending it because she wanted to focus on her career as an actress, which also became the main source of her fame as well as Anna Paquin net worth.
While she was still living in New Zealand, Anna Paquin appeared on stage for the first time. When she auditioned for a role in the movie “The Piano”, she had to beat 5 thousand candidates, amongst them – her sister and friends. However, directors of the movie got so impressed by the performance of Anna Paquin, who at that time was 9 years old, that they decided to give the role to her. The movie made her a huge star not only in New Zealand, but elsewhere in the world, too, and her acting career started to be more intense, bringing more and more sums to Anna Paquin net worth, as well.