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Sarah Paulson Reveals What She Was Forced to Do Land Bigger Acting Roles


Sarah Paulson is probably one of the most talented in Hollywood. Her acting chops in FX's The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Story and American Story:  are probably some of the best in the business. But, in a recent with The Hollywood Reporter, Paulson revealed one of the biggest pills she had to swallow in order to land bigger roles as an actress.

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“I've never been asked to play the leading lady without having to be a blonde,” Paulson, who starred in FX's The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and American Horror Story: Hotel, revealed.

“I don't mind it, I like the blonde — but to be told that in order to be considered a romantic lady opposite some hunky guy, I need to have long blond that looked very L.A.Real Housewives? It does do something to your brain. You go, ‘Gosh, so the way I came into the world is not as appealing as it would be if I were altered in some way?'

I guess the biggest acting tip to learn from Sarah Paulson is that that are blonde are more likely to in and movies. So, if you're an aspiring actress you may want to go to your hairdresser and ask for the beach blonde haircut…

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Sarah Paulson

Or not.


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