Dakota Fanning is a well-known American actress. She rose to prominence by portraying the role of Lucy Dawson in the 2001 film ‘I Am Sam’. She was seven years old at that time. Fanning is also a model and is the youngest actress to receive a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. She has appeared in many other films like ‘Uptown Girls’, ‘Charlotte’s Web’, ‘War of the Worlds’, ‘Dreamer’, ‘The Cat in the Hat’, and ‘Man on Fire’. Let’s find out how much is Dakota Fanning’s net worth in 2018.
Dakota Fanning Early Life
Hannah Dakota Fanning was born on February 23, 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, to her parents Steven J. Fanning and Heather Joy Fanning. She is the younger sister of actress Elle Fanning.
She went to a Montessori School of Covington. In 2011, Fanning completed her graduation from Studio City, California’s Campbell Hall School. In there, she was voted as the homecoming queen and used to participate in the cheerleading squad. In 2014, she majored in women’s studies from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study.
Fanning has been acting since she was a young child and has appeared in Woodstock, Georgia’s Towne Lake Arts Center as an actress. When she was five years old, she appeared in a commercial of Tide.
Dakota Fanning was in a relationship with Jamie Strachan in 2013. She has also dated Cameron Bright and Freddie Highmore.
Dakota Fanning Career
In 2000, Dakota Fanning appeared in an episode of ‘ER’. In the same year, she guest appeared in many TV series like ‘The Practice’, ‘Ally McBeal’, and ‘Spin City’. In 2001, she was seen in ‘The Fighting Fitzgeralds’. A year later, she was seen in the miniseries ‘Taken’.
She made her film debut by appearing in the short film called ‘Father Xmas’ in 2001. In the same year, Fanning appeared in the films ‘Tomcats’ and ‘I Am Sam’. This was followed by appearing in the films ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ and ‘Hansel and Gretel’.
In 2003, she lent her voice in the film ‘Kim Possible: A Stitch in Time’. She then starred in ‘Uptown Girls’ as Lorraine “Ray” Schleine and ‘The Cat in the Hat’ as Sally Walden. Her other film roles include ‘Man on Fire’, ‘Hide and Seek’, ‘Dreamer’, ‘The Secret Life of Bees’, ‘The Twilight Saga: Eclipse’, ‘The Benefactor’, and ‘American Pastoral’.
Fanning has voiced in the films ‘Yellowbird’, ‘Coraline’, ‘In the Realms of the Unreal’, ‘My Neighbor Totoro’, and ‘Lilo and Stitch 2’. She will be next seen in the 2018 movie ‘Ocean’s 8’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2013, Dakota Fanning won the National Arts Award. She was nominated for the Teen Choice Awards in 2010. She has won four Young Artist Awards from eight nominations. She has also won the Satellite Awards in 2002 and is the winner of the 2006 Saturn Awards. In 2005, she won the MTV Movie Awards for ‘Hide and Seek’. The actress has received nominations from Screen Actors Green Awards, Fangoria Chainsaw Award, Black Reel Award, and Gotham Awards.
Net Worth of Dakota Fanning
Dakota Fanning has an estimated net worth of more than $16 million. She made this fortune by appearing a number of commercially successful films. She is also a model who was signed to WME. She was also signed with Osbrink Talent Agency. Dakota Fanning has been active in her career from a very young age and continued to appear in films and television. The actress successfully bought a house worth $2 million in Beverly Hills, California.
Dakota Fanning is considered one of the most popular actresses in the world. The actress is very popular across the globe for her brilliant acting performance. She is also a successful voice actress and has voiced in the documentary ‘Rise’. She has acted with many big names in the entertainment industry and has also appeared in lead roles.