Dakota Johnson

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Full Name Dakota Johnson
Age 30 Years Old
Nick Name Johnson
Gender Female
Famous As Actress
Birth Date October 4th, 1989
Birth Place Austin, Texas, the USA

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An American actress and model is named for Dakota Johnson. She is the daughter of actors Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. Her debut movie was "Crazy in Alabama" the 1999 comedy-drama film as the role of Sondra. She played the role of Kate Fox in Fox's single-camera situation comedy television series "Ben and Kate" which was her debut TV Show. The actress was a part of the main cast in all the 16 episodes of the series. Her notable movies include The Social Network, 21 Jump Street, Goats, The Five-Year Engagement, Fifty Shades Film Series, Black Mass, A Bigger Splash, Suspiria, Wounds, and many more. For her performance in the Fifty Shades Film Series, she received a BAFTA Rising Star Award nomination in 2016. She is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has around 21.5k followers on Facebook, she has around 392k followers on Instagram and has more than 99.6k followers on Twitter. Read on to get more information about her complete biography, birthday, wiki, facts, family details, body measurements, net worth, career, boyfriends, house, lifestyle, and many more. 

Famous For

  • Being a famous actress and model. 
  • For her role as Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades film series (2015).
  • For her role as Amelia Ritter in The Social Network (2010) and as Fugazi in 21 Jump Street (2012).
  • For her role as Anita in the Need for Speed (2014).

Dakota Johnson, a famous actress

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Early Life of Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson was born on 4th October 1989 with the birth name/real name of Dakota Mayi Johnson. Her birthplace/hometown is in Austin, Texas, the USA. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is Mixed of English, Welsh, German, Norwegian, Scots-Irish, Irish, Scottish, and distant Dutch and French Huguenot. Her race is White. She was born to her parents; Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. At the time of her birth, her father was shooting the film "The Hot Spot" in Texas. She also has six half-siblings; four on her father's side, including actor Jesse Johnson, and two on her mother's side. Her birth sign is Libra and her religion is Christian. For her education, she attended Aspen Community School. She later attended the Santa Catalina School in Monterey, California, for her freshman year of high school before transferring to New Roads School in Santa Monica, California. As of 2019, she celebrated her 30th birthday. 

Career of Dakota Johnson

  • Dakota Johnson was very interested in modeling at age 12 after a photo shoot with children of other celebrities for Teen Vogue where she also earned income modeling while attending high school in Santa Monica.
  • After that, she began her career in her debut movie named "Crazy in Alabama" which was directed by her then-stepfather, Antonio Banderas in the year 1999.
  • In the year 2006, she was chosen as Miss Golden Globe 2006, where she served as the first second-generation Miss Golden Globe in the Globes' history.
  • She then signed with IMG Models and modeled for the MANGO brand's jeans line in 2009 and shot the "Rising Star" campaign for the Australian fashion label Wish in 2011.
  • She appeared in a minor role as Amelia Ritter in the Oscar-nominated hit film "The Social Network" (2010), directed by David Fincher.
  • She had a small role in the fantasy film "Beastly" (2011), followed by So Yong Kim's drama "For Ellen" (2012) opposite Paul Dano and Jon Heder.
  • In 2012, she had roles in Christopher Neil's independent comedy "Goats", portraying a student at a prep school; Nicholas Stoller's romantic comedy "The Five-Year Engagement"; and the comedy "21 Jump Street". 
  • She later cast as Kate in the series named "Ben and Kate" in the year 2012.
  • In the year 2013, she had a role as one of the new hires on the series finale episode of the comedy series "The Office".
  • She also made a small role in Need for Speed (2014). 
  • Her breakthrough came when she starred as Anastasia "Ana" Steele in the erotic romantic drama film Fifty Shades of Grey, which was released in February 2015 and brought her international recognition.
  • She also appeared in "Saturday Night Live's" on 15th February 2015.
  • In 2015, she made her role in the film "Black Mass".
  • She also starred in the movie "A Bigger Splash", "How to Be Single" in the year 2016 and more.

Dakota Johnson in the film series Fifty Shades

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  • She was also seen in the movie "Cymbeline". 
  • She trained in dance to prepare for Luca Guadagnino's "Suspiria" (2018), a supernatural horror film, and a remake of the 1977 film by Dario Argento.
  • In 2018, she starred in Drew Goddard's neo-noir thriller "Bad Times at the El Royale", with Jeff Bridges, Jon Hamm, and Chris Hemsworth.
  • In the year 2019, Johnson starred in the psychological horror film, "Wounds".
  • She then starred in the well-reviewed independent adventure film, "The Peanut Butter Falcon", opposite Shia LaBeouf and Bruce Dern, and also she appeared in the drama film "The Friend", opposite Casey Affleck and Jason Segel, and directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite. 
  • She also launched the production company TeaTime Pictures, alongside former Netflix development executive Ro Donnelly, to develop feature film and television projects.
  • She made her directorial debut, co-directing (with Cory Bailey) the music video for Coldplay's "Cry Cry Cry", which featured her boyfriend Chris Martin in the year 2020. 
  • She will star alongside Tracee Ellis Ross in the comedy-drama film "The High Note", which is set for release on 29th May 2020.
  • She also signed on to star in "Crackpot" for director Elaine May, and "The Lost Daughter" for director Maggie Gyllenhaal, based on the novel of the same name by Elena Ferrante.
  • She will also star in Olivia Wilde's thriller film "Don't Worry, Darling".
  • She will produce and star in "Forever, Interrupted", in which she will play a young widow, Unfit, in which she will portray Carrie Buck in a fact-based 1920s courtroom drama based on the novel Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck by Adam Cohen, and Queens of the Stoned Age, based on the GQ article by Suketu Mehta.

Awards and Achievements of Dakota Johnson

Being a successful actress, Dakota Johnson has won people's Choice Awards as Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress in the year 2016. She has also won Female Star Of The Year in 2018, Elle Women in Hollywood in 2015, Worst Actress in Fifty Shades of Grey in 2016, Ensemble of the Year in The Social Network in 2010, Miss Golden Globe in 2006, Robert Altman Award in Suspiria in 2019.

Personal Life of Dakota Johnson

Reflecting on her marital status, Dakota Johnson an unmarried lady. But she is not single as well. As of now, she is in a relationship with Chris Martin who is a lead singer of the band, Coldplay. In December 2017, Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Dakota started dating each other. In October 2018, rumors started appearing that the couple was expecting a child together and they had held a gender-reveal party for the same. But, it later turned out to be false news. At present, the duo is living a happy life together and enjoying their life a lot. Her sexual orientation is straight and she is not a lesbian.

Dakota Johnson with her boyfriend Chris Martin

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Previously, she was in relationships with Jordan Masterson (2011-2014). Welsh singer, Matthew Hitt and Dakota were romantically linked to each other from April 2014 to early 2015. When Dakota's movie, Fifty Shades of Grey was released in 2015, they split. They reconciled some months later only to call it quits again in late 2016. Their busy schedules were the reason behind the separation. She was reportedly dating her How To Be Single co-star Nicholas Braun in 2015. 

Net Worth of Dakota Johnson 

Dakota Johnson is an American actress and model. The net worth of Dakota Johnson is estimated to have $14 Million as of 2020 as per source whereas her exact salary is unknown. The main source of her income is from her acting career. She is earning a considerable income from her work and she is satisfied with her earning. She and co-star, Jamie Dornan was only paid $250,000 each for their work, including box office bonuses. It is said that the duo asked for seven-figure salaries for Fifty Shades Darker. Her successful movies paychecks are Need for Speed - $120,000, Cymbeline - $150,000, Fifty Shades of Grey - $250,000, Chloe & Theo - $200,000, How to Be Single - $320,000. At least $26,000 per year an actress gets for her endorsement deals. She is a professional model, who advertises numerous brands and poses for many fashion magazines. In 2009, she modeled for the MANGO brand's jeans line. In 2011, Dakota appeared in the “Rising Star” campaign for Australian fashion house Wish. Regarding her cars; she has Audi S Q5 and Mercedes Benz E 350. She lives together with her boyfriend in his mansion/house in LA.

Body Measurement of Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson is a very beautiful lady with a white skin tone. She has got a perfect body figure as she maintained her body a lot. She has an average height of 5 feet 7.5 inches with the bodyweight 54 kg. Her body measurement is 34-24-34 inches (breast-waist-hip). She has brown hair color and her eye color is blue. Her bra size is 32B, her shoe size is 8 (US) and her dress size is 2 (US). Overall, she has got a healthy body with a slim body build. For the 2015 film Fifty Shades of Grey, she started hitting the gym regularly. Before that, she was not consistent. There are scenes in the film, where she is meagerly dressed. So, to look good n*ked, she is spending a lot of time in the gym. She also sips cold-pressed raw juice during the daytime. Now, she feels awesome working out and even hits the gym during her off time with her boyfriend Jordan Masterson.