Cate Blanchett is widely known for her role of Queen Elizabeth-I in the Oscar Winning movie Elizabeth directed by the well known Indian Director, Shekhar Kapoor. This movie was indeed the platform which made Blanchett instantly rise to the hall of fame. She had also made an appearance in several other popular movies like The Lord of the Ring trilogy and Martin Scorsese’s The Aviator. This actress is widely admired for her acting skills and her capability to carry out every style depending upon her role with much ease.
Blanchett was born on May 14, 1969 in Ivahoe, Melbourne. She is the daughter of a property developer and her mother was a school teacher. She attended primary school at Ivanhoe East Primary School, Melbourne. She then completed her secondary education at Methodist Ladies' College. By that period, she had explored her passion for acting.
When she was 18, Blanchett visited Egypt. At her hotel, a fellow guest asked Blanchett if she was keen on acting in movies. It was her first inspirational move towards stepping into the movie world. After that she enrolled into the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney. It was her role opposite Geoffrey Rush in 1993 in the David Mamet play Oleanna that won her the Sydney Theatre Critics' Best Newcomer Award.
In Paradise Road, Blanchett made her international debut playing a supporting role of an Australian nurse detained by the Japanese army during the Second World War. In the same year, she appeared in a lead role in the film Oscar and Lucinda opposite Ralph Fiennes (1997). She won the AFI Award for Best Supporting Actress in the same year for her superb role in the romantic-comedy Thank God He Met Lizzie. Ranging from her classic Elizabethan fashion up to the contemporary styles, Blanchett’s wardrobes, make-up and hairstyles are always notable. Cate Blanchett Hairstyles are not only sassy and well done, but are also some of the most outstanding specimens of how much a lady can do with her tresses alone. Just have a look at some of her hairstyles that can be matched with your facial cut.
Popular Cate Blanchett Hairstyles:
Wherever she goes Blanchett looks great with a unique and attractive hairstyle. She’s got some remarkable hairstyles that could suit you even when you’re seven-month pregnant. In this style, her mane is trimmed in a casual manner and is then pulled half back and the remaining half is left towards the back to tickle on the shoulders. This style can be worn on all occasions.
At the 23rd Santa Barbara International Film Festival, her hairstyle looked simply great with her up-style that turned heads. She styled her locks in loose waves all over. And then the backside was pinned up. Very attractively, the loose strands were left to hang in order to soften the overall look.
Many people don’t consider Blanchett a sexy woman. But she has a particular haircut that really makes her look sexy and attractive. At the 77th Annual Academy Awards Nominees luncheon, she jagged cut the length to shoulder level. In addition, the soft shaped layers were cut at the top with the side sections adding height and definition around her Elizabethan look. This hairstyle is ideal for luncheons and cocktail dinners.
With this new hairstyle, Blanchett shone like a diamond in the crowd at the 79th Annual Academy Awards. This simple but sassy up-style enhanced her features and added an amazing charm to her personality. Not only was the style elegant but added a marvelous definition of height on the top. This type of style is suitable for balancing the smaller and round face shapes. Another unique feature about this hairstyle is its perfect matching with some gowns and accessories.
Straight and Smooth
At the Screen Actors Guild Awards 2007, Blanchett’s style was smoothed and pinned at the lower section of the very back. Her soft tresses were styled to fall around the perimeter of her face. It created a softer finish for the tightly pinned back hairdo. Those having fine hair can make this style easily and casually.
Cate Blanchett Hairstyles are admired by individuals of all age groups. They can be sported at formal events as well as casual get togethers with ease.