Dakota Fanning-Professional actress well-known for her roles in the Twilight series, Charlotte’s Web, and Uptown Girls

Who is Dakota Fanning?

Dakota Fanning is a big name in the entertainment industry. She is a professional actress. You may know her from The Cat in the Hat, Uptown Girls, Charlotte’s Web, or the Twilight film series. 26-year-old Fanning has been in the entertainment industry for more than 21 years.

Quick Info 
Full NameHannah Dakota Fanning
Birth DateFebruary 23, 1994
Birth PlaceConyers, Georgia, United States
FatherSteven J. Fanning
MotherHeather Joy Arrington
SisterElle Fanning
Height5 feet and 4 inches
Weight50 kilograms
Body Measurement32-25-34 inches
BoyfriendHenry Frye
Net Worth$16 million


Dakota Fanning was born on February 23, 1994, with the name Hannah Dakota Fanning in Conyers, Georgia, United States. She is the daughter of Steven J. Fanning and Heather Joy Arrington. Steven was a minor league baseball player whereas Heather was a professional tennis player. Furthermore, she has one sibling; one younger sister named Elle Fanning, who is also an actress like herself. Dakota is white by ethnicity and American by nationality. Her horoscope is Pisces.

Dakota Fanning

Physical Statistics

Dakota stands to 5 feet and 4 inches in height whereas her weight is around 50 kilograms. She has a slim body of measurement 32-25-34 inches. Furthermore, she has a beautiful pair of blue eyes with blonde hair.


Talking about his educational qualifications, Dakota attended a Montessori School in Covington. She then attended Campbell Hall School. For further studies, she chose the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University.

Social Media

Dakota has her personal Instagram, and Facebook accounts. Her Instagram id is @dakotafanning. She has more than 3.1 million followers on Instagram.

Personal Life

Dakota is a private person when she comes to relationships. She was seen with Henry Frye since October of 2017. The couple is suspected to be in a good relationship to date.

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Dakota Fanning Career

Fanning’s first movie is titled Father Xmas, where she played the role of Clairee in 2001. In the same year, she played the roles of Little Girl in Park and Lucy Diamond Dawson in movies Tomcats and I Am Sam respectively. She then played the roles of Abigail Jennings, Young Melanie, and Katie in movies Trapped, Sweet Home Alabama and Hansel and Gretel respectively. Furthermore, she played three movies in 2004 titled Man on Fire, My Neighbor Totoro and In the Realms of the Unreal as Lupita Martin Ramos, Satsuki Kusakabe, and Narrator respectively. In 2005, she played the role of Emily Callaway in the movie Hide and Seek. Dakota then played the roles of Lilo Pelekai, Maria, Rachel Ferrier, and Cale Crane in movies Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch, Nine Lives, War of the Worlds, and Dreamer respectively.

In 2006, she played the role of Fern Arable in the movie Charlotte’s Web. She then appeared in a movie titled Hounddog in 2007, where she played the role of Lewellen. In the same year, she played the role of Lacy in the short film Cutlass.  She then appeared in the movie The Secret Life of Bees, which was produced by Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith as Lily Owens. In 2009, she played the roles of Coraline Jones, Cassie Holmes, and Anne Hagen in movies Coraline, Push, and Fragments-Winged Creatures respectively. In the same year, she appeared in the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon as Jane Volturi alongside Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Ashley  Greene Rachelle Lefevre, Peter Facinelli, Billy Burke, Nikki Reed, Kellan Lutz, and Anna Kendrick.

More Movies

Johnson played the role of Cherie Currie in the movie The Runaways in 2010. In the same year, she appeared in the sequel of The Twilight saga as Jane Volturi. She appeared in the third installments of the Twilight Saga two years later. Dakota then played the roles of Hannah Jones, Annie James, and Tessa Scott in the movies Celia, The Motel Life, and Now Is Good. She played three movies in 2013 titled Night Moves, The Last of Robin Hood, and Very Good Girls as Dena Brauer, Beverly Aadland, and Lilly Berger respectively. In 2014, she played in the movies Effie Gray, Every Secret Thing, Viena, and the Fantomes, and Yellowbird as Euphemia “Effie” Gray, Ronnie Fuller, Viena, and Delf respectively. Dakota played the role of Olivia in the movie The Benefactor.

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Furthermore, she played three movies in 2016 titled Brimstone, American Pastoral, and The Escape respectively for the roles of Liz, Merry Levov, and Lily respectively. Dakota played the role of Barklay in Zygote in 2017. She then played the role of Wendy in Please Stand By the same year. Furthermore, she appeared in Ocean’s 8 as Penelope Stern. In 2019, she played roles in two movies titled Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Sweetness in the Belly as Squeaky Fromme and Lilly Abdal respectively.


Dakota played roles in many series as guest appearances. Her first main role in a series The Alienist as Sara Howard in 2018. She played another voice role in web series gen: LOCK as Miranda Worth.

Dakota Fanning Net Worth

Dakota has made herself known to the world through her professional career. Her net worth is estimated to be around $16 million. She earns money by her acting career and various endorsement deals.

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