Top 5000
Down 55 this week

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 »

And the Independent Spirit Award Nominees Are ...

Nominations for the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards were announced Tuesday, with Carol leading the pack with six nominations. Visit our Awards Central section for the full list of nominations.

See all the nominees

Related News

Trumbo (2015) – The Review
‘Trumbo’ looks big but feels small
| SoundOnSight

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 people
created 20 Mar 2011
a list of 35 people
created 11 Jan 2013
a list of 38 people
created 21 Nov 2013
a list of 49 people
created 26 Apr 2014
a list of 38 people
created 7 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

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

User Polls

10 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (49 credits)
 2017 All the Bright Places (pre-production)
Violet Markey
 2017 Ballerina (post-production)
Félicie (voice)
 2017 Live by Night (filming)
Loretta Figgis
 2016 The Neon Demon (completed)
 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)
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (28 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads for Marc Jacobs 'Marc" fashion line. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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


5' 7¾" (1.72 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I used to keep a diary when I was little, but I don't do it anymore because of my perfectionist nature. I was using so much Wite-Out. See more »


Like her older sister, Dakota Fanning, Elle was a cheerleader for Campbell Hall School. See more »


Often plays more thoughtful characters, but with a great emotional range See more »



Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
"Three Generations" Acquired by Weinstein & Co at Cannes! fantasmeni-1
Unattractive iamtannerclark
Adorable BarstowBabe
She's dating the son of Charles Band! Rebecca_Skaggs
Discuss Elle Fanning on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page