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Quentin Tarantino Has Cast Dakota Fanning As This Iconic Manson Family Member

By Sophy Ziss on
Fanning will play cult member Squeaky Fromme in the director's upcoming '60s film.Read Full Story

5 Underrated Movies You Need to See This Month

By Joe Robberson on
Now that you've seen 'Age of Ultron' twice, check out these less-heralded gems.Read Full Story

The Internet Is Really Impressed with Dakota Fanning's Hot Dad

By Lani Conway on
Why did we not see this before? Read Full Story

Kelly Reichardt Talks 'Night Moves' & the Art of Suspense

By Joe Robberson on
We spoke with the talented director about her process from script to screen and she revealed some unique ways to create real characters. Read Full Story

Methodical 'Night Moves' is a Slow Burn

By Joe Robberson on
Kelly Reichardt's latest is mesmerizing, riveting filmmaking.Read Full Story

After Charlie Hunnam's Depature from 'Fifty Shades of Grey' What Will Happen to Dakota Johnson?

By Lani Conway on
(Getty)Fifty Shades of Grey might have lost Charlie Hunnam, but Dakota Johnson is still very much committed to her role as Anastasia Steele in the film adaptation of E.L. James' erotic novel. Over the weekend, the Sons of Anarchy star abruptly dropped out of the project citing his TV schedule. However, multiple sources revealed that the actor couldn't quite handle the media frenzy and was determined not to be typecast, a situation Robert Pattinson found himself in with his role in Twilight...Read Full Story

Dakota Fanning: Victorian Beauty (Photos)

By Jill Slattery on
Dakota Fanning looked every bit the prim and proper Victorian lady on the set of her new film Effie in Venice, Italy. The 17-year-old actress plays the title role in the film, which tells the story of the infamous love triangle between 19th-century art critic John Ruskin, his young wife Effie Gray, and artist John Everett Millais. The film was written by Emma Thompson, who also co-stars.For Fanning, Effie gives her the chance to take on a role that she has never played: wife. “I think...Read Full Story

Dakota Fanning in Twilight's 'Eclipse'

By Lauren Gerber on
Read up on Twilight here:'Twilight' Book Summary Late to the world of Twilight and wondering what all the fuss is about? You're in good company. Stephenie Meyer's wildly successful book series continues to gain diehard fans years after its release.The series' seminal book, Twilight, can be summarized thusly: Isabella "Bella" Swan arrives in the town of Forks, Washington, to live with her father, a cop named Charlie. Her mother is traveling with her new husband Phil... Read Full Story...Read Full Story

Congrats to Dakota Fanning, High School Graduate

By JJ Duncan on
Oh Dakota, it seems like only yesterday we were reveling in the precociousness of your pre-teen youth. (It's been 10 years since I Am Sam!) Now you're getting out of high school the old-fashioned way: by graduating.In an age when most teen stars do their book learning with a private teacher, Dakota Fanning's parents have been adamant in their insistence that she lead as normal a life as possible. That means that for the last four years she's attended North Hollywood's Campbell Hall Episcopal...Read Full Story

Dakota Fanning Crowned Homecoming Queen, Again!

By Deena Bustillo on
Say hello to the reigning Queen Dakota! The Breaking Dawn actress was crowned homecoming queen Monday at her private LA high school -- for the second year in a row, reports People.com. Her king was a football player (naturally) named Henry Aleck. Dakota, 16, wore a crown, sash, roses, and the whole 9 yards at a ceremony at Campbell Hall Episcopal High School last night and she smiled brightly for the cameras. We're betting this was almost as cool as the red carpet! Almost.The actress will...Read Full Story