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Hailing from Conyers, Georgia, DAKOTA FANNING began her career at the age of five when she booked her first job on a Tide commercial. She made her film debut opposite Sean Penn and Michelle Pfeiffer in I Am Sam. Many roles soon followed including Trapped opposite Charlize Theron, Dr. Seuss' Cat In The Hat opposite Mike Myers, Man On Fire opposite Denzel Washington and Hide And Seek with Robert DeNiro. In 2005, Dakota starred with Tom Cruise in Steven Spielberg's remake of the H.G. Wells classic War Of The Worlds and opposite Kurt Russell in Dreamer. 

December 2006 marked the theatrical debut of the beloved E.B. White novel Charlotte's Web for which Dakota was nominated for a 2006 Critic's Choice Award for "Best Young Actress”. Also in 2006, Dakota was awarded ShoWest's Best Supporting Actress of the Year Award. In 2007, Dakota starred in Houndog, Rowan Woods' ensemble drama Winged Creatures opposite Forest Whitaker and Kate Beckinsale and the sci-fi thriller Push alongside Chris Evans and Djimon Hounsou.

In 2008, she starred in The Secret Life of Bees based on the acclaimed best-selling book by Sue Monk Kidd and recently in the second installment of the blockbuster franchise The Twilight Saga: New Moon based on the best-selling novels by Stephanie Meyer. 

At the age of 16, Dakota also does work for charity at the Mattel Children's hospital in Los Angeles, and recently appeared in the "RED” Gap Ads to benefit AIDS in Africa. She is also the Youth Ambassador for the children's rights non-profit First Star and is actively involved with Shane's Inspiration, an organization that builds universally accessible playgrounds for children.

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