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Dakota Fanning Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Wed Sep, 2015
Dakota Fanning

Facts of Dakota Fanning

Date of Birth: 1994 , February-23
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Dakota Fanning
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Conyers, Georgia
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Weight in KG 50 kg
Married Not Yet
Married to Scott Bakula (m. 1996)
Children 2
Education Campbell Hall School
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki
TV Show Friends
Net Worth $16 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 32-25-34
Birth Name Hannah Dakota Fanning
Father Steven Fanning
Mother Heather Joy Arrington
Working For Movies
Face Color White
Famous for host Around the Horn
Divorce N/A
Awards National Arts Awards
Breast Size 30A
Waist size 23
Hip Size 30
Salary 11 million Euros
Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
Religion Muslim
Neck Size 8
Shoe Size 9.5 US
Movies War of the Worlds
Sisters Nikol Rakitic
Siblings Elle Fanning
Girlfriend Mecia
Music Group 3LW
Nick Name Georgie
Affair with Freddie Highmore
Albums Never Lose Sight
Chest Size 34
Boyfriend Jamie Strachan
Special Title Miss January 1999
Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities

Quick Timeline of Dakota Fanning

1994 Born in Conyers, Georgia
1999 Began her acting career
2001 Major movie role
2013 Began dating Jamie Strachan
2006 Won Academy of Science Fiction
2002 Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
2009 Won Alliance of Women Film Journalists
2007 Won Kids' Choice Awards, USA
2005 Won Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
2005 Won MTV Movie Awards
2008 Won Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
2002 Won Young Artist Awards
2002 Won Satellite Awards
1996 Learned to read
2010 Nominated for Teen Choice Awards

Detail Timeline of Dakota Fanning

February 23 , 1994

Born in Conyers, Georgia

She is from an upper-class family, born as Hannah Dakota Fanning in Conyers, Georgia, United States of America, to Steven Fanning and Heather Joy Arrington. Both of her parents are sportspersons, but in different sports. She also has one sibling named Elle Fanning.

1999

Began her acting career

Dakota Fanning dreamed of becoming a renowned actress since her early days. She began her acting career in 1999, and at that time she played her role in the Tide commercial. She also used to appear in some short plays. However, she claims that her major roles came after she played in the NBC prime-time drama ER. 

2001

Major movie role

She played her major role in a movie in 2001, and that was in 'I Am Sam'. She also played her role in the popular vampire movie The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn and from that role she earned a huge salary net worth of about $4,000,000.

2013

Began dating Jamie Strachan

Dakota Fanning is a beautiful young lady. Before 2012, she was not involved in any kind of affairs but from 2013 she is often linked with Jamie Strachan. He is a British model. They are often found dating each other and are also noticed to be having romantic relationship in public places. 

2006

Won Academy of Science Fiction

In 2006, she won her major award and that was Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror films, USA. She won this award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor. She was also nominated for this award in 2003.

2002

Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

She was also honored by the Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards in 2002. She also won this award back in 2006. She won this award for the first time in 2002 and that was from Best Young Actor/Actress. In 2006, she also won this award from the same nominations. 

2009

Won Alliance of Women Film Journalists

She was also crowned with the prestigious awards like Alliance of Women Film Journalists. She was honored by that award in 2009 and that was for Best Animated Female from her role in Coraline (2009).

2007

Won Kids' Choice Awards, USA

She has been honored with Kids' Choice Awards, USA once in her life and that was in 2007. She was nominated in that award for Favorite Female Movie Star. She was also nominated in that award a year before and that was for her role in Dreamer.

2005

Won Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

She has been honored with Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards twice in her. She has also been nominated for this award twice; once in 2002 and then in 2005. She claimed it both times and was happy to be honored with that award. 

2005

Won MTV Movie Awards

She was first nominated for MTV Movie Awards for the first time in 2005 and she was nominated for Best Frightened Performance. She was also honored with that award the same time. She was also nominated, the following year for the same category.

2008

Won Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

It seems like there is no award left in Hollywood that she has not won. In 2008, she was honored by the Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards for her role in the secret life of Bees. She was also crowned with this award in 2002.

2002

Won Young Artist Awards

It is for ten times she has been nominated in Young Artist Awards. She has been nominated for this award for different categories. She has also been honored with this award thrice. It was in 2002 when she won this award for the first time.

2002

Won Satellite Awards

2002 brought a real success for her. Her role in I am Sam was really fabulous as she was crowned with several prestigious awards in her life. That year she was also honored by the Satellite Awards. And she won this award for Outstanding New Talent.

1996

Learned to read

It seems unusual as she started to read at the age of two. It is unusual because some children do not even pronounce a word at that time too. Then she received her formal education from Campbell Hall School. She was also enrolled at New York University.

2010

Nominated for Teen Choice Awards

These are also some award that she has not won. And that is Teen Choice Awards. She was nominated for this award in 2010 for two different nominations but she was not honored with that award. She was also nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Content

Dakota Fanning is a beautiful young lady. Before 2012, she was not involved in any kind of affairs but from 2013 she was often linked with Jamie Strachan. He is a British model. They were often found dating each other and were also noticed to be having romantic relationship in public places. She is not married yet but she once revealed that she had thought of making him her loving spouse. She is not divorced either. 

Dakota Fanning dreamed of becoming a renowned actress since her early days. She began her acting career in 1999 and at that time she played her role in the Tide commercial. She also used to appear in some short plays. However, she claims that she got major roles after she played in the NBC prime-time drama ER. She played her major role in the movie in 2001, and that is in 'I Am Sam'. She also played her role in the popular vampire movie 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn' and from that role she earned a huge salary net worth of about $4,000,000.