Paula Patton has had a remarkable year! Not only did she co-star in one of the most lauded films of 2009, “Precious;” in April, she and hubby Robin Thicke welcomed their first son, Julian Fuego into the world. As if that weren’t enough, she has a juicy role in the Queen Latifah/Common rom-com, “Just Wright,” which hits theaters tomorrow night. Her career is booming, but Patton’s also hit her stride, style-wise! From her pre-fame hippie hair (left) to her recent sleek styles, we take a look back at the gorgeous actress’ most memorable hairstyles.
At the premiere of “Hitch,” Patton rocked her shoulder-length strands in soft, defined spirals.
Paula Patton added rippling flapper waves to her chin-length bob for the “Idlewild” premiere.
Bouncy sausage curls and wind-swept bangs give Patton a perky, 1960s screen siren look. We love!
At the 2009 BET Awards, Patton looked chic in a fluffy, layered bob.
Patton hit the Metropolitan Opera’s Opening Night Gala Benefit Performance of ‘La Fille du Regiment’ rocking a wispy, brow-grazing bang with her layered cut.
At the 2008 Met Ball, Patton rocked a half-up/half-down style that added a youthful, energetic flair to her decidedly grown-up gown.
The ‘Precious’ actress sported rumpled, morning-after waves and full bangs at Allure Magazine “Most Alluring Bodies” exhibit.
at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, Paula Patton accessorized her ultra-sleek coif with a delicate, braided headband. So chic!
The polished actress sported a bob with pinned-back bangs at Women In Film’s 2009 Crystal and Lucy Awards
Paula Patton accentuated her natural curls with this breezy updo at a New York City “Precious” screening.
A middle part adds serious sophistication to Paula Patton’s look at a Hollywood screening of ‘Precious.’
At the Rolex Mentor & Protege Arts Initiative event, Paula Patton was sleek and chic in an elegant, slicked-back ponytail with a center part.
At the ‘Jumping the Broom’ premiere, Paula Patton swept her glossy strands behind her ears, leaving the rest loose and flowy.
Patton rocked the Los Angeles Auto Show in long, loosely layered curls and a sexy, side-swooping bang.