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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 Irish, English, German, and French descent. Before her debut into the cinematic world, ... See full bio »

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 2016 American Pastoral (pre-production)
Merry Levov
 2014 Yellowbird
Delf (English version, voice)
 2013 Night Moves
Dena
 2013 Disney Magical World (Video Game)
Lilo
 2012 Celia (Short)
Hannah Jones
 2009 Coraline
Coraline Jones (voice)
 2009 Coraline (Video Game)
Coraline Jones (voice)
 2007 Cutlass (Short)
Lacy
 2005 Nine Lives
Maria
 2004 Justice League (TV Series)
Young Wonder Woman
- Kid Stuff (2004) ... Young Wonder Woman (voice)
 2004 Friends (TV Series)
Mackenzie
 2003 Kim Possible: A Sitch in Time (TV Movie)
Preschool Kim (voice)
 2003 Uptown Girls
Ray
 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)
Clairee
 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)
Marie
- Pilot (2001) ... Marie
 2001 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
Emily
- New Neighbors (2001) ... Emily
 2000 Spin City (TV Series)
Cindy
- 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 ER (TV Series)
Delia Chadsey
 1988 My Neighbor Totoro
Satsuki (2005 Disney version) (English version, voice)
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Other Works:

Appeared in Rufus Wainwright's music video for "Across the Universe" See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

When I go on a movie set, I'm learning about movies. I learned 100 lessons a day from Steven Spielberg. I always think I might not have this opportunity again, so I try to cram a lot of information into my brain. See more »

Trivia:

She had not read all of the books from the Twilight series by the writer Stephenie Meyer before she got hired for the cast of the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009), but she wanted to take the role because she loved the cast and the script. 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:

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