Dakota Mayi Johnson
Austin, Texas, U.S.
Johnson went to Aspen Community School in Aspen, Colorado. Subsequently, she was enrolled into Santa Catalina School in Monterey, California for her freshman year.
Later, she entered New Roads School in Santa Monica, California.
- Father – Don Johnson (Actor)
- Mother – Melanie Griffith (Actress)
- Siblings – Alexander Bauer (Half-Brother), Deacon Johnson (b. 2006) (Younger Half-Brother), Jasper (b. 2002) (Younger Half-Brother), Jesse Wayne Johnson (b. December 7, 1982) (Older Half-Brother), Stella del Carmen Banderas Griffith (b. September 24, 1996) (Younger Half-Sister), Grace (b. 1999) (Younger Half-Sister)
- Others – Antonio Banderas (Stepfather) (Spanish Film actor, producer, director and singer), Kelley Phleger (Stepmother)
In 2006, she signed with IMG Models.
She is also signed to Management 360.
5 ft 7½ in or 171 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Dakota Johnson dated –
- Jordan Masterson (2011-2014) – The two actors dated together from 2011 to 2014.
- Benedict Cumberbatch (2013) – In December 2013, English actor Benedict Cumberbatch was RUMORed to had fling with Dakota, when he had lunch with her along with another female friend in New York.
- Matthew Hitt (2014) – Welsh singer, Matthew Hitt and Dakota were romantically linked to each other from April 2014 to June 2014.
Race / Ethnicity
She is naturally a brunette (Brown colored hair). But, she sometimes dyes her hair blonde depending upon film and TV roles.
She dyed her hair back to ‘Brown’ for the 2015 movie “Fifty Shades of Grey”.
A little gap in the front teeth.
34-24-34 in or 87-61-87 cm
2 (US) or 32 (EU)
In 2009, she modeled for MANGO brand’s jeans line.
In 2011, Dakota appeared in the “Rising Star” campaign for Australian fashion house Wish.
Her religious beliefs are not known.
Best Known For
Playing Amelia Ritter in The Social Network (2010), as Fugazy in the 21 Jump Street (2012), as Anita in the Need for Speed (2014), as Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades of Grey (2015).
Dakota played the role as Sondra in the 1999 comedy-drama film Crazy in Alabama.
First TV Show
She played the role as Kate Fox in the Fox’s single camera situation comedy television series Ben and Kate. The actress was a part of the main cast in all the 16 episodes of the series.
For the 2015 film Fifty Shades of Grey, she started hitting 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 day time.
Now, she feels awesome working out and even hits the gym during her off time with her boyfriend Jordan Masterson.
Dakota Johnson Favorite Things
Dakota Johnson Facts
- Johnson was named Miss Golden Globe 2006.
- At 12, she had a photoshoot for Teen Vogue with some other children of her age. This sparked interest in her to pursue modeling.
- As a child, Dakota was an avid dancer.
- Johnson has six half siblings – four on her dad’s side and two on her mom’s side.
- She has a dog named Zeppelin.
- She is good friends with Riley Keough.
- She made her big screen debut at the age of 10.
- Connect with Dakota on Instagram.