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Dakota Fanning


Hannah Dakota Fanning was born on the 23rd of February 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and Channel Islander descent. Before her debut into the ... See full bio »

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Known For

War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds Rachel Ferrier
(2005)
Coraline
Coraline Coraline Jones
(2009)
Man on Fire
Man on Fire Lupita Ramos
(2004)
I Am Sam
I Am Sam Lucy Diamond Dawson
(2001)

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TV commercial for Tide (1999) See more »

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9 Interviews | 10 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I want to keep acting. I want to go to college, sure, but I really want to keep acting right now. It's so fun. See more »

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After filming Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005), Kurt Russell, who plays her father, bought her a palomino horse, whom she named Goldie. Goldie lives on a ranch near Dakota's home where she can visit him often. See more »

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Preteen years: played extremely precocious and intelligent children who were often smarter than the adults. Her teenage roles have consisted of more troubled girls.

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Kota

Star Sign:

Pisces

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