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5 secrets about Dakota Johnson you surely didn’t know

 The American actress rose to worldwide fame in 2015 with the movie 50 Shades of Grey in which she got cast for the leading role as Anastasia Steele. She also became the most envied girl on the planet since her co-star was the handsome actor Jamie Dornan and everybody was crazy about him. Apart from the 50 shades series, there’s so much more to know about Dakota and we will tell you all about it. Keep reading to find out!

By  Jimena Juarez
  • Dakota Mayi Johnson was born on October 4, 1989, in Austin, Texas, United States.

  • Before becoming an actress, she used to be a model.

  • She’s been dating Coldplay’s leading singer, Chris Martin, since October 2017.

Although Dakota was put on the map after her incredible performance as Mrs.Grey, did you know that she made her acting debut in 1999? Yes, that‘s right.  The Hollywood star was 10 years old when she played her first role in a movie called “Crazy in Alabama”. We've told you in a previous article 5 facts about this incredible movie star. Now we found 5 more so you can get to know the actress even more.

1) She isn’t very active on social media

Dakota Johnson showing her beautiful smile

 Despite having more than 3 millions followers on her Instagram account, unlike other celebrities, Johnson rarely posts something to share with her fans.

2) The acting gift runs in the family

Dakota and her parents at the How to Be Single movie premiere

Dakota’s parents are two famous Hollywood actors: Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson. Her grandmother is also an actress, Tippi Hedden from the iconic movie The birds. In 1996 Melanie and Don split up, and she remarried another movie star, the one and only Antonio Banderas.

3) The actress has started her own production company

Chris Martin and Dakota Jhonson - Instyle

 Dakota teamed up with Ro Donelly, a former Netflix development executive, to give rise to this project called TeaTime Pictures.

4) Dakota and Elvis’ granddaughter are best friends

Dakota and her friend Riley hugging

 Johnson has some famous friends and one of them happens to be Riley Keough, the granddaughter of the amazing Elvis Presly. The two of them have known each other for years and they look so cute together.

5)  She used a body double only in one scene in the movie 50 Shades of Grey

Dakota in 50 Shades of Grey

 Although she got the chance to use a body double in more than one scene in the movie,she wanted to keep it as professional as she could and decided to use her double only once.

Dakota is a very talented actress whose career is only beginning. It is a fact that the world will keep on hearing about her in the future, and we just can't wait to see her again on the big screen!


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