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Born: February 23, 1994
Birthplace: Conyers, Georgia
Dakota Fanning is an actress who has been in the business since she was only six years old. She got her first role in Tomcats in 2001.
Fanning has had many roles over the years of her career. She has acted alongside actors like Sean Penn and Michelle Pfeiffer. Fanning’s fame brought luck to her sister Elle Fanning who is now an actress herself, as IMDB.com says.
At only 17 years old, Fanning made it to the cover of the magazine Cosmopolitan.
In Sept. 2012, Fanning opened up to her interview with The Telegraph about college; her likes and dislikes. Fanning is going to be in a new movie, Now is Good. She explained how she loves taking psychology in college because you can get inside the other person’s head.
In 2003, it was a great year for Fanning. She was in movies like Dr. Suess’ The Cat in the Hat, Uptown Girls and was the young voice of the character Kim, in Kim Possible: A Stitch in Time. In 2005, she played the daughter of Tom Cruise in War of the Worlds.
Overall, Fanning has had a great career and at only 18 years old, she has a lot of years to go!