Cynthia Nixon's Changing Looks

2017
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See Cynthia Nixon's changing looks throughout the years.

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1980

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The flaxen-haired, freckle-faced thespian made her big-screen debut in Little Darlings, alongside Matt Dillon and Tatum O'Neal.

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1986

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For her role in The Manhattan Project, the 20-year-old had uncharacteristically long blond strands.

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1995

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The star of Broadway's Indiscretions attended the Tonys with '60s roller-set auburn curls.

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1999

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With Sex and The City up for an Emmy, Nixon rocked a short pixie and berry-colored lips.

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2001

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Perhaps as a nod to her natural hue, the actress lightened her hair to a strawberry blond.

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2002

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At the Golden Globes, the expectant actress was back to ginger with a curly chin-length crop paired with pretty peach makeup.

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2003

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The Golden Globe nominee framed her features with a gilded, tousled bob.

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2006

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A year for big things! A few months shy of winning a Tony for her role in Broadway's Rabbit Hole, Nixon let her mane flow at the Golden Globes in honor of her fifth nomination.

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2008

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She looked appropriately sultry at the London premiere of the Sex and The City movie with a honey-streaked, layered cut.

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2009

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Fiery red again, Cynthia channeled Miranda at the premiere of Sarah Jessica Parker's Did You Hear About the Morgans?.

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2010

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For the Sex and the City 2 premiere, the blonde brushed back her glam barrel curls.

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2011

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The actress/activist wore her shoulder-length locks in soft waves.

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2012

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The dedicated actress shaved her head for her Broadway role in Wit.

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2012

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Nixon celebrated her Tony Award nomination in a ginger-hued wig.

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2012

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The newlywed showed off her grown-in pixie at the Tonys.

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2013

2013
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Nixon displayed a grown-out dirty blonde 'do at the 28th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards.

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2014

2014
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The star channeled old Hollywood glamour with retro blonde waves and dark lined lids.

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2015

2015
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Nixon showed off a blonder choppy cut at a photo call for Rasheeda Speeking, pairing the new 'do with gold hoops and peach-toned makeup.

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2016

2016
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The actress styled her blonde pixie with a deep side part at 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards.

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2017

2017
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The Sex and the City alum stepped out wearing a nude lip and a choppy blonde 'do.

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