Dakota Johnson is an American actress best known for her performance as Anastasia Steele, a college senior, in the 2015 drama thriller Fifty Shades of Grey. In the upcoming musical comedy-drama film The High Note, she will play Maggie.
Dakota Johnson’s Childhood and Adolescence
Dakota Mayi Johnson was born in Austin, Texas on October 4, 1989 to Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. Don, her father, is an actor, producer, director, singer, and songwriter who has won numerous awards. Her mother, likewise, is a television actress and film producer. Jesse Johnson, Grace Johnson, Jasper Breckenridge Johnson, and Deacon Johnson are her paternal siblings from his father’s marriage. Stella Banderas and Alexander Bauer are her two maternal siblings.
Dakota spent her childhood on film sets with her parents in numerous countries. She formerly attended Aspen Community School before transferring to Santa Catalina School. She went on to New Roads School in Santa Monica, California, after that. She began modeling at the age of 12 and even participated in a Teen Vogue photo shoot with the children of other celebrities.
Career, Films, and TV Shows
Johnson debuted in the film Crazy in Alabama, directed by her then-stepfather Antonio Banderas, in 1999. Before playing in a minor role as Amelia Ritter in the Oscar-nominated 2010 film The Social Network, she took several acting workshops.
Dakota made her television debut in the Fox comedy series Ben and Kate as Kate in 2012. Meanwhile, she made her acting debut in 2015 when she was cast as Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades of Grey, an erotic romantic drama film. She later starred in the Fifty Shades Darker (2017) and Fifty Shades Freed (2017) trilogy (2018). The Five-Year Engagement (2012), Need for Speed (2014), How to Be Single (2016), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), and The Peanut Butter Falcon are some of her film credits (2019).
What is her estimated net worth?
Dakota is a member of a well-to-do performing family. Her father is worth $40 million, while her mother has a net worth of $40 million as a result of her career.
The actress reportedly has a net worth of $14 million. She purchased a $3,550,000 house in the Hollywood foothills, above the bustling community of West Hollywood, in 2016. There are three bedrooms and three bathrooms in the 3,210-square-foot house.
Chris Martin, her singing lover, is the 30-year-current old’s boyfriend. Coldplay’s Chris Martin is the lead singer and co-founder of the British rock band. The couple began dating in October 2017 and have appeared together at a number of occasions. However, in June of this year, it was reported that they had ended their relationship due to their conflicting perspectives on the future.
In July 2019, the couple rekindled their romance and even celebrated Dakota’s 30th birthday in October.
Prior to Chris, she was in a relationship with Matthew Hitt, a Welsh singer, from 2014 to 2016. She also dated Jordan Masterson, an American actor, from 2011 to 2014. She has also dated Noah Gersh, a member of the HoneyChild band.