Born Hannah Dakota Fanning on 23rd of February of 1994 in Conyers, Georgia. Fanning Dakota started her acting career at the age of seven with the film “I am Sam”. The film was released in 2001 and also starred her younger sister Elle Fanning. She became the youngest actress to nominated in the history of Screen Actor Guild Awards for the film.
She appeared in many films as a child artist including Sweet home Alabama which was released in 2002 and the Uptown Girls in 2003. Her other notable works include the film Man of Fire in 2004, War of the Worlds in 2005 and Charlotte’s Web that was released in 2006. She can also be seen in Steven Spielberg’s TV series “Taken” in 2002. Her adult roles include the Hounddog and The Secret Life of Bees which were released in 2007 and 2008 respectively. She has also appeared in the fantasy and horror animated movie “Coraline” and “The Runways”. She has also played Jane Volturi in the famous Twilight Saga from 2009-2012.
Dakota has an estimated net worth of $16 million dollars. She graduated from Campbell Hall School, in North Hollywood, California in 2011. Currently she studies at the New York University. The young actress has been dating model Jamie Strachan since 2013.