Dakota Fanning

Biography: Dakota Fanning, born Hannah Dakota Fanning in Georgia on February 23, 1994, is an American actress. The youngest nominee for an award from the Screen Actors Guild, Fanning's film career started early in life, with a role as Lucy Dawson in the 2001 American drama film, I am Sam. In 2002, she was cast by Steven Spielberg to play the lead role of Allison in his science fiction mini-series called Taken. She went on to appear in several high-profile films including Man on Fire, with Denzel Washington, and War of the Worlds, with Tom Cruise. Fanning's first adult roles include that of Lewellen in Hounddog and Lily Owens in The Secret Life of Bees. She also plays vampire Jane Volturi in the popular Twilight Saga. Fanning is the recipient of many industry awards, notably the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Young Actress and the Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor.

Dakota Fanning's Scores

Average career score: 50
Highest Metascore: 80 Coraline
Lowest Metascore: 19 The Cat in the Hat
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 23
  2. Negative: 7 out of 23
23 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
35 Hide and Seek Jan 28, 2005 Emily Callaway 8.8
47 Man on Fire Apr 23, 2004 Pita 8.8
80 Coraline Feb 6, 2009 Coraline Jones 8.4
33 Uptown Girls Aug 15, 2003 Lorraine "Ray" Schleine 8.2
57 The Secret Life of Bees Oct 17, 2008 Lily Owens 8.1
46 Every Secret Thing May 15, 2015 Ronnie Fuller 8.0
65 The Runaways Mar 19, 2010 Cherie Currie 7.9
61 The Motel Life Nov 8, 2013 Annie James 7.6
28 I Am Sam Dec 28, 2001 Lucy Diamond Dawson 7.3
42 Trapped Sep 20, 2002 Abby Jennings 7.2
75 Night Moves May 30, 2014 Dena Brauer / Dena / Dena Brauer 7.2
36 Push Feb 6, 2009 Cassie Holmes 7.0
74 In the Realms of the Unreal Dec 22, 2004 Narrator/Vivian Girls 7.0
68 Charlotte's Web Dec 15, 2006 Fern 6.9
73 War of the Worlds Jun 29, 2005 Rachel Ferrier 6.6
59 Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story Oct 21, 2005 Cale Crane 6.5
31 Hounddog Sep 19, 2008 Lewellen 5.9
54 Effie Gray Apr 3, 2015 Euphemia 'Effie' Gray / Effie Gray / Euphemia 'Effie' Gray 5.7
tbd Hansel & Gretel Oct 18, 2002 Katie 5.3
52 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Nov 16, 2012 Jane 4.7
45 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Nov 18, 2011 Jane 4.6
35 Very Good Girls Jul 25, 2014 Lilly / Lilly Berger 4.2
46 The Last of Robin Hood Aug 29, 2014 Beverly Aadland 3.8
19 The Cat in the Hat Nov 21, 2003 Sally 2.9
tbd Yellowbird Dec 5, 2014 Delf tbd
tbd Franny TBA Olivia tbd