How Rich Is Actress Dakota Fanning?
American actress Dakota Fanning faced the camera at the age of 5. In her childhood, she appeared in various films like Uptown Girls, The Cat in the Hat, Man on Fire, and others.
In 2005, Dakota made into the limelight for playing Rachel Ferrier in the movie War of the Worlds. Similarly, the actress is popular for her performances in films, Coraline, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, I Am Sam, and many more.
As of February 2020, Fanning has an estimated net worth of $16 million. As per The Richest, in 2006, she gathered $4 million from her films and TV series. Later, in 2011, the star earned a salary of $4 million from the movie, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn- Part 2.
Success From Child Star To Big Screen Hits
Dakota Fanning was only five years old when she faced a camera appearing in a television commercial. In early 2000, she appeared in ER, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and The Practice.
In 2001, Fanning played Sean Penn in the film I Am Sam. In the movie, she played a daughter of a man having mental disabilities who becomes the subject of a custody battle. For her performance, she even won the Screen Actors Guild Award.
After that, Dakota portrayed the young Reese Witherspoon in the film, Sweet Home, Alabama, in 2002. Later, she was featured in the films and TV series like The Cat in the Hat, Man on Fire, Hounddog, Taken, and The Secret Life of Bees.
Similarly, in 2005, I AM Sam star became a worldwide face after she played the daughter of Tom Cruise in the remake of classic film War of the Worlds. Also, she acted in the film Hide and Seek, Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story, Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch and Charlotte’s Web.
Furthermore, War of the Worlds actress played portrayed the role of Jane Volturi on the American fantasy movie, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, which is based in the novel titled New Moon.
Later, she, along with Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Ashley Greene, Rachelle Lefevre, and others, appeared in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2.
Moreover, some of her acting credits include Yellowbird, American Pastoral, Ocean’s 8, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Family Guy, Justice League Unlimited, The Alienist, and many more.
Highest Grossing Movies
She has been the part of some of the most successful movies. Here are the list of some of his highest grossing movies.
- The Twilight Saga – Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012): $829,724,737
- The Twilight Saga – Eclipse (2010): $706,102,828
- War of the Worlds (2005): $591,700,000
- The Cat in the Hat (2003): $134,000,000
Owns Cape Cod-style Traditional Mansion In Toluca Lake
25 years old Dakota Fanning lives a lavish lifestyle in a cape cod style traditional villa located in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California.
The house was purchased for $2.95 million. The mansion has 4,428 square feet living space along with the feature of 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.
Parents From Sports Background
Dakota Fanning was born Hannah Dakota Fanning on February 23, 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, United States.
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood star’s father, Steven J. Fanning was a professional baseball player who played in minor league baseball and serves as an electronics salesman. On the other hand, her mother, Heather Joy Arrington, is a professional tennis player. She is an elder sister of an actress Elle Fanning.
Talking about Dakota’s educational background, the actress attended Campbell Hall. The actress enrolled at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at the New York University, taking major in women’s studies. Similarly, she takes dance classed in North Hollywood.
As per some online sources, Dakota Fanning is dating Henry Frye. As per the People, the couple is together since October 2017.
Prior to this, Man on Fire star was in a relationship with the Brtish model, Jamie Strachan, in 2013. Also, she was rumored dating an American singer and rapper, Tyler James Williams. In 2009, there was another rumor that she was in a relationship with Freddie Highmore.
Ambassador Of “Save the Children” Foundation
The Twilight Saga: New Moon star one of the ambassadors of the non-profit organization, Save the Children. The foundation aims to create real and lasting change for children in need from all around the world.
Additionally, 5 feet 4 inches tall also supports charities like Alzheimer’s Association, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Shane’s Inspiration, Variety Power Of Youth, and many more.
Some celebrities such as Emma Roberts, Joe Jonas, Kristin Davis, and Miley Cyrus also help in raising donations to the above foundations.
The heart-throb Dakota began her career working in advertisements. When she was only 5, she endorsed the commercial of Tide.
Moreover, Fanning also appeared in the cover of fashion magazines, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and Vanity Fair.
Social Media Profiles
As of February 2020, Fanning has 78.1K followers on Twitter and 2.9 million followers on Instagram.
According to the Influencer Marketing Hub, Dakota earns around $5,921.25 to $9,868.75 per sponsor post with an engagement rate of 7.19%.