Early Life, Education, and Personal Life
Dakota Mayi Johnson was born on October 4, 1989, in Austin, Texas. Growing up, Johnson was surrounded by celebrities. Her parents, Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith were some of Hollywood’s most recognizable stars of the 1980s. Her maternal grandmother is also actress Tippi Hedren. Dakota was also Antonio Banderas’ stepdaughter from her mother’s longtime marriage to the Spanish actor, the couple divorced in 2015. Johnson has six half-siblings, four from her father’s side, two from her mother’s side. Dakota grew up in Colorado but later attended schools in Monterey and Santa Monica, California.
Because of her parents’ work, Johnson spent the majority of her childhood in various locations with them on film sets. Though she spent extended amounts of time in Aspen and Woody Creek, Colorado, where she worked during summers at the local market as a teenager. She attended the Aspen Community School for a time. At an early age, Johnson diagnosed with hyperactivity ( ADHD) and changed schools seven times. She 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.
Johnson became interested in modeling at age 12 after a photoshoot with children of other celebrities. For Teen Vogue and subsequently earned an income modeling while attending high school in Santa Monica. She has struggled with depression since around the age of 14 and checked into rehabilitation. Johnson has said that she was interested in acting as a child, having spent significant time on film sets with her parents, but that they discouraged her from pursuing it until she finished high school. After high school, she applied to the Juilliard School in New York City but was not accepted after she covered a Radiohead song.
Personal Life of Dakota Johnson
Johnson was previously involved in long-term relationships with American musician Noah Gersh and American actor Jordan Masterson. She dated, on and off, Matthew Hitt, the lead vocalist of Welsh indie rock band Drowners, for almost two years until 2016. She has been in a relationship with British musician and singer Chris Martin since October 2017. Johnson is a tattoo enthusiast.
Dakota Johnson Bodymeasurement and net worth
Talking about Dakota’s height she is 5.7 ft. tall and weighs is 59 kg. She has beautiful two pairs of brown eyes and brown hair. Come to her net worth she estimated $10 million approx.
Dakota Johnson Professional Career
In 1999, Johnson made her film debut at the age of nine, playing daughter to her real-life mother Griffith in Crazy in Alabama. The Year of 2006, she chose to be Miss Golden Globe. After high school, Johnson appeared in a variety of films: The Social Network, Beastly, The Five-Year Engagement, and 21 Jump Street, among others. Johnson had a brief stint in television, playing the lead role in the comedy Ben and Kate in 2012. In 2013, she appeared as a new hire on the finale episode of The Office. Johnson returned to the big screen in a big way. when she landed the role of Anastasia ‘Ana‘ Steele in 2015’s Fifty Shades of Grey.
She reprised her role as Ana in the film’s sequels Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed, in 2017 and 2018, respectively. Riding on Fifty Shades of Grey’s success, Johnson has kept busy with other projects. In 2015, she starred in the thriller A Bigger Splash, opposite Tilda Swinton and Ralph Fiennes, and appeared opposite Johnny Depp in the Whitney Bulger mobster biopic Black Mass. Despite establishing herself mostly as a dramatic actress, Johnson took a turn with some lighter fare in 2016 with the comedy How to Be Single.
More about Career
Johnson took an opportunity to use her background in dance. By playing an American ballet dancer in the Italian horror film Suspiria. The following year, she co-starred in the fright flick Wounds and the tearjerking drama The Friend. While also earning attention for her prominent role as caretaker to a young man with Down syndrome. And pro wrestling aspirations in the comedy-drama The Peanut Butter Falcon. In November 2020, it was announced she became an investor and co-creative director of Maude, a sexual wellness brand.