“I always knew I was talented. I always knew I had more than, initially, if I can be so blunt, I was appreciated for. That I had this thing that I had to get out—something that I had to push along.” – Anjelica Huston
Before winning an Academy Award for 1985’s Prizzi’s Honor, Anjelica Huston posed for Richard Avedon, modeled for Halston, and had her hair cut by Vidal Sassoon. Many of these photos feature Huston when she was a fashion model. So for anyone wondering, what did Anjelica Huston look like when she was young? Scroll through these pictures to see for yourself!
Huston was born in Santa Monica, California, and she played minor roles in some films during her childhood and teen years. However, she didn’t officially decide to leave her career as a model and focus solely on an acting career until the 1980s when she decided to take acting lessons. She is the third generation member of her family to receive and Academy Award.
In addition to her incredible talents as a model and actress, Huston has also actively served various human rights charity organizations as well including the U.S. Campaign for Burma and the Human Rights Action Center. Clearly her beauty, as shown in these photos of Anjelica Huston when she was young, is just one of her many assets.