STARmeter
Top 500
Up 32 this week

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 »

Moments From Our Favorite Family Films

Take a look back at the magical and memorable moments from our favorite family movies

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 people
created 29 Jan 2011
 
a list of 30 people
created 30 Jun 2012
 
a list of 34 people
created 07 Dec 2014
 
a list of 39 people
created 02 Mar 2015
 
a list of 44 people
created 21 Dec 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Dakota Fanning's work have you seen?

User Polls

17 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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)

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actress: Movie (39 credits)
Show Show Actress: TV (15 credits)
Show Show Actress: Short (4 credits)
Show Show Actress: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Actress: Video Game (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack: Movie (3 credits)
Show Show Producer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Self: TV (61 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (19 credits)
Show Show Self: Documentary (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Georgia Lottery with Ray Charles See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Interviews | 10 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on working with Denzel Washington in Man on Fire (2004)]: Working with him, I loved every minute of it. I couldn't wait to see him everyday. He's one of the best actors in the world and I loved observing him. See more »

Trivia:

For Dakota's 16th birthday, Cherie Currie (who Dakota portrayed in the movie The Runaways (2010)) gave her a custom made guitar. See more »

Trademark:

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

Nickname:

Kota

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page