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Elle Fanning

Mary Elle Fanning was born on the 9th of April 1998 in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven J. 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. Her step into stardom was when she ... See full bio »

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 2017 All the Bright Places (pre-production)
Violet Markey
 2017 Live by Night (pre-production)
Loretta Figgis
 2016 Ballerina (filming)
Félicie (voice)
 2016 20th Century Women (filming)
 2015 About Ray
 2014 Young Ones
Mary Holm
 2014 HitRECord on TV (TV Series)
Daughter (segment "First Stars I See Tonight")
- RE: The Number One (2014) ... Daughter (segment "First Stars I See Tonight")
 2013 Likeness (Short)
 2012 Leaning Towards Solace (Short)
 2011 Twixt
 2011 The Curve of Forgotten Things (Short)
 2010 Somewhere
 2009 Astro Boy
Grace (voice)
 2007 Dirty Sexy Money (TV Series)
Kiki George
- Pilot (2007) ... Kiki George
 2007 Neglected (TV Series)
 2007 Day 73 with Sarah (Short)
 2007 The Nines
 2006 Take 3 (TV Movie)
Rebecca Bullard
 2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
- Cage (2006) ... Eden
 2006 Deja Vu
 2006/I Babel
Debbie Jones
 2006 House M.D. (TV Series)
Stella Dalton
- Need to Know (2006) ... Stella Dalton
 2005 P.N.O.K. (Short)
Rebecca Bullard
 2004 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Jenny Como
- Officer Blue (2004) ... Jenny Como
 2003 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Molly Walker
- Death Grip (2003) ... Molly Walker
 2002 Taken (TV Mini-Series)
Allie Clarke at 3 years
- Charlie and Lisa (2002) ... Allie Clarke at 3 years
 2001 I Am Sam
Lucy 2 Years
 1988 My Neighbor Totoro
Mei Kusakabe (2005 Disney version) (English version, voice)
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Other Works:

"Target Christmas Commercial" (2003) See more »

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1 Interview | 2 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 7¾" (1.72 m)

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On what her favorite scene in Daddy Day Care (2003) is: "Oh I guess jumping in the flowers, and the water scenes, 'cause we got to be in bathing suits and swim in the water, and in the water fountain." See more »


Is near-sighted and uses contact lenses most of the time. But she loves collecting "nerdy" looking glasses. See more »


Frequently played older characters in her pre-teen and early teenage years, because of her tall stature See more »



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