Louise Fletcher, American Actress, Has Been Stylish Since The '70s (PHOTOS)

07/20/2012 10:43 am ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

Best known for her Academy Award-winning role in "One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest" (in which she starred alongside Jack Nicholson) and performances in 1983 film "Brainstorm" and TV shows like "Star Trek," "Joan of Arcadia," and Showtime's "Shameless," Louise Fletcher's career is as diverse as her red carpet style.

Favoring sparkly long gowns and casual separates in the '70s, Fletcher's toned it down these days, opting for more simple dark-colored ensembles. To celebrate the actress' 78th birthday on July 22nd, we're taking a look back at how her style has changed over the years. Which look is your favorite?

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Louise Fletcher (PHOTOS)
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