Who is Dakota Johnson?
Dakota Johnson is an American actress and model who is famous for her role as Anastasia Stelle in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ in 2015, and as for the same role in ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ in 2017. She is also well recognized for her role as Anastasia Grey in ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ in 2018.
Full Name: Dakota Mayi Johnson
Age: 30 years old
Date of Birth: October 4, 1989
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, USA
Father: Don Johnson
Mother: Melanie Griffith
Profession: Actress, Model
Hair Color: Blue
Eye Color: Blonde
Height: 5 ft. 8 inches
Dakota Johnson: Age, Wiki, Parents
She was born on October 4, 1989, at Brackenridge in Austin, Texas, USA. her birth name is Dakota Mayi Johnson and she is currently 30 years old. Her father’s name is Don Johnson and her mother’s name is Melanie Griffith. Her father was shooting the film ‘The Hot Spot’ in Texas at the time of her birth. Her maternal grandparents are former child actor Peter Griffith and actress Tippi Hedren. She is the niece of actress Tracy Griffith and production designer Clay A. Griffin. She has got four siblings: Jesse Johnson (son of Don Johnson and Patti D’Arbanville), Grace Johnson (daughter of Don Johnson and Kelley Phleger), Jasper Johnson and Deacon Johnson (sons of Don Johnson and Kelley Phleger).
Dakota Johnson: Childhood, Education
She spent most of her childhood in various locations with her parents on film sets. She spent most of her time in Aspen, and Woody Creek, Colorado. She was diagnosed with hyperactivity at an early age. Talking about her education history, she attended the Aspen Community School for a time. After her diagnosis with ADHD, she changed her schools seven times and later attended the Santa Catalina School in Monterey, California. But, later transferred to New Roads School in Santa Monica.
She became more inclined towards modeling after she shoots a photo with children of other celebrities for ‘Teen Vogue’ at the age of 12. She earned income modeling while attending high school in Santa Monica. She was interested in the film industry since her early ages but her parents discouraged her from pursuing it until she finished high school. Later, she applied to the Julliard School in New York City after high school but was not accepted.
Dakota Johnson: Career, Awards
She made her film debut from ‘Crazy in Alabama’ in 1999 in which she along with her half-sister, Stella Banderas played the role of the daughters to their real-life mother, Melaine Griffith. Though the film did not become so successful in the box-office. She was voted Miss Golden Globe in 2006 and later served as the first second-generation Miss Golden Globe in the Globe’s history since her mother was Miss Golden Globe in 1975.
She traveled to Sydney, Australia and shot the ‘Rising Star’ campaign for a fashion label, ‘Wish’ in 2011. She then appeared as Cindy Taylor in ‘For Ellen’ in 2012, as Audrey in ‘The Five –Year Engagement’ in 2012, Anita Coleman in ‘Need for Speed’, etc.
She made her breakthrough from her appearance as Anastasia Steele in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ in 2015. After that, she made her appearance as Chloe in ‘Chloe and Theo’ in 2015, Lindsay Cyr in ‘Black Mass’ in 2015, Anastasia Steele in ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ in 2017, Anastasia Grey in ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ in 2018, Emily Summerspring in ‘Bad Times at the EI Royale’ in 2018. Recently, she appeared as Carrie in ‘Wounds’, as Eleanor in ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon’ in 2019 and she will be portraying the role of Nicole Teague in ‘The Friend’ in 2020.
She was awarded PFCS Award in the category Best Ensemble Acting in ‘The Social Network’ in 2010, won Razzie Award in the category Worst Actress for ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ in 2016, and nominated several times in her career.
Dakota Johnson: Net Worth
She has accumulated a huge sum of money from her professional acting career. It is estimated that she has around $14 million net worth.
She is not like being on Facebook so, she took down her Facebook profile, even though she acted in the hit film ‘The Social Network’, which is about the origins of Facebook. She is very active on Twitter and Instagram. She has around 265 followers on Instagram.
She has a height of 5 ft. 8 inches and she weighs 54 kg. Her body measurement is 34- 24-34 inches. Her shoe size is 8(US) and dress size is 2(US). Dakota has blue eyes and blonde hair.