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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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War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds Rachel Ferrier
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Man on Fire Lupita Ramos
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 2017 The Postcard Killings (pre-production)
Dessie Larsson
 2016/VI The Escape (Short)
 2016 Brimstone
 2014 Yellowbird
Delf (English version, voice)
 2013 Night Moves
 2012 Celia (Short)
Hannah Jones
 2009 Coraline
Coraline Jones (voice)
 2009 Coraline (Video Game)
Coraline Jones (voice)
 2007 Cutlass (Short)
 2005 Nine Lives
 2004 Justice League (TV Series)
Young Wonder Woman
- Kid Stuff (2004) ... Young Wonder Woman (voice)
 2004 Friends (TV Series)
 2003 Kim Possible: A Sitch in Time (TV Movie)
Preschool Kim (voice)
 2003 Uptown Girls
 2002 Taken (TV Mini-Series)
Allie Keys
- Taken (2002) ... Allie Keys
- John (2002) ... Allie Keys
- God's Equation (2002) ... Allie Keys
- Charlie and Lisa (2002) ... Allie Keys (voice)
 2001 Father Xmas (Short)
 2001 The Ellen Show (TV Series)
Young Ellen
 2001 Family Guy (TV Series)
Little Girl
- To Love and Die in Dixie (2001) ... Little Girl (voice)
 2001 Tomcats
Little Girl in Park
 2001 The Fighting Fitzgeralds (TV Series)
- Pilot (2001) ... Marie
 2001 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
- New Neighbors (2001) ... Emily
 2000 Spin City (TV Series)
- Toy Story (2000) ... Cindy
 2000 The Practice (TV Series)
Alessa Engel
- The Deal (2000) ... Alessa Engel
 2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Brenda Collins
- Blood Drops (2000) ... Brenda Collins
 2000 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
Edie's Girl
- Misconceptions (2000) ... Edie's Girl
 2000 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
5 Year Old Ally
- Ally McBeal: The Musical, Almost (2000) ... 5 Year Old Ally
 2000 ER (TV Series)
Delia Chadsey
 1988 My Neighbor Totoro
Satsuki (2005 Disney version) (English version, voice)
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Appeared in Rufus Wainwright's music video for "Across the Universe" See more »

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Acting is what I love to do. I wouldn't trade it for the world. I don't think of it as work. It's really fun for me. And home-schooling works out perfectly. See more »


Her favorite movie, which made her cry, is What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993). See more »


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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