star Lea Michele might play a teenager on her hit Fox series, but she's actually 25 years old, and you can see it in her red carpet style. I've always been intrigued by Lea Michele because her talent arguably speaks for itself (she first hit Broadway in 1995!) but it seems that her fashion choices are much like her interests: she's all about the drama. So take a look at a roundup of Lea's red carpet looks, and weigh in after the cut. 

Lea has apparently never shied away from the attention of an audience, appearing here at age nine to sing a piece from her role in Les Miserables.

And these days, girlfriend hits a lot of red carpets. Take a walk through her winding road of style — you know, after she graduated from the floppy beret — in the gallery and tell us:

What do you think of Lea Michele's style? Is she overcompensating for her dorky on-screen character, or just being her hot and fearless self?

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