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Feb 23, 17   Staff   0 Comment

She’ll soon star in ‘The Alienist’ on TNT and in an adaptation of Sylvia Plath’s ‘The Bell Jar.’ After nearly three years at CAA, Dakota Fanning is returning to WME, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. Fanning had first signed with WME, along with her younger sister, Elle Fanning, in 2012 after the two left […]


Jul 25, 16   Staff   0 Comment

Kirsten Dunst is set make her feature film directorial debut with The Bell Jar, an adaptation of Sylvia Plath’s famed 1963 novel. Dakota Fanning has been set to play the lead role of Esther Greenwood in the pic, which Dunst has co-written with Nellie Kim. The Stanford Prison Experiment producer Priority Pictures optioned remake rights […]


Nov 26, 15   Staff   0 Comment

When it comes to being a child star, it seems that your future is going to go one of two ways. You are either going to get older and realise that the fame is not for you, falling into relative obscurity, or you are going to go on to enjoy a long and successful career. […]


Jul 06, 15   Staff   0 Comment

British actor Kit Harington has joined the cast of the movie Brimstone, which is shooting now in Europe, Embankment Films announced. Written and directed by Martin Koolhoven, the film will also feature Dakota Fanning and Guy Pearce, as well as Harington’s Game of Thrones co-star Carice Van Houten. “A triumphant epic of survival set in […]


Jan 25, 15   Staff   0 Comment

The Kerry director is set to work with Dakota Fanning on a silver screen adaptation of the memoir Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness. The book is an adaptation of Susannah Cahalan’s struggle with mental health problems. Fanning will portray the lead character as she struggles with her inner torment. Bestseller Brain On Fire […]


Mar 31, 14   Staff   0 Comment

Kelly Reichardt’s cool, composed eco-thriller “Night Moves” is pretty much the definition of a slow burner: I saw the film at its Venice premiere and was aloofly impressed, only for it to have wormed its way under my skin by the time I reviewed it a few days later. Six months on, I find my […]


Mar 14, 14   Staff   0 Comment

The actress poses with sister Elle and stylist Samantha McMillen, who says she chooses very different looks for the siblings. Dakota Fanning may shine on the red carpet, but she doesn’t like the process leading up to it. The actress says she hates trying on clothes, though she adores her stylist Samantha McMillen, who is […]


Feb 20, 14   Staff   0 Comment

It was recently confirmed that filming for the new Gerardo Naranjo movie, which will star Dakota Fanning in the lead role, will begin shooting sometime in March. We have known that Dakota Fanning will lead the cast of the film for some time now and the cast has continued to grow along the way. It […]