The flaxen-haired, freckle-faced thespian made her big-screen debut in Little Darlings, alongside Matt Dillon and Tatum O'Neal.
It's trueone of the most famous redheads since Lucille Ball Cynthia Nixon is actually a (gasp!) blonde! "My hair is not normally red," Nixon told People. "I had to dye it, and that was a shock." Though she owned every shade from the palest strawberry blonde to the most brilliant copper in the decade she played Sex and The City's Miranda, Nixon frequently flirts with blonde hues as well, proving that her hair color is just as versatile as the Emmy, Tony and Grammy award winner herself.