07/24/2013 11:11 EDT

Anna Paquin Turns 31: See The 'True Blood' Star's Style Evolution (PHOTOS)

Over her 20-year acting career, Anna Paquin has perfected her red carpet style.

The Canadian-born, New Zealand-raised ‘True Blood’ star has looked radiant on the red carpet right from the start, when she favoured vibrant pops of colour. These days, Paquin, who reprises her role as Rogue in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ sticks to her strengths; sleek, minimalist dresses that exude sophistication.

To celebrate Paquin’s 31st birthday today, here’s a look at her style evolution below:

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