Her characters may take center stage on the latest season of American Horror Story, but Sarah Paulson failed to make a statement on Tuesday.
The 40-year-old actress played it safe in a long, black dress which featured polka dots and mesh sleeves.
She stepped out in the muted ensemble for the Museum of the Moving Image's 29th annual gala Salute in New York City, which was held this year in honor of Julianne Moore.
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Sarah had a long, long elegant prom dresses, which featured dots and mesh sleeves and fell to the actress ankles.
She linked the flowing dress with a pair of pointy toe black pumps, and wore a small black clutch.
Her short blonde locks were styled straight for the occasion, and she played some accessories and a soft pink lipstick.
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Museum of the Moving Image event was held in honor of Julianne Moore, for her successful years and her work in the film Still Alice - so far earned her an Oscar nod and a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a feature film, Drama.
Sarah was there to support her former co-star, she shared the screen with in HBO's TV movie Game Change.
The blonde beauty was joined at the event by other friends and former co-star Julianne, including Chloe Moretz, Ethan Hawke, and Steve Buscemi.
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Recently, Sarah has starred in the most recent season of American Horror Story as Siamese twins Bette and Dot.
She was also recently the role of prosecutor Marcia Clark in the upcoming TV miniseries American Crime Story, focusing on the OJ Simpson trial.
Earlier in the day on Tuesday busy actress stopped by Elvis Duran Z100 Morning Show to discuss her latest project.
She looked casual in a thick black jacket, form-fitting black trousers, and a pair of beige heeled booties.
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