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Dakota Johnson Biography

Updated On 23 Jul, 2017 Published On 22 Jul, 2017
Dakota Johnson

Facts of Dakota Johnson

Date of Birth :
Age : 33 years old
Family Name : Johnson
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 7 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Dakota Johnson

What is Dakota Johnson marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Breakup
How many children does Dakota Johnson have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Dakota Johnson having any relationship affair ?: Yes1 affair
Is Dakota Johnson Lesbian ? Don't Know

Actress and model, Dakota Johnson received international recognition in 2015 after landing the lead role of Anastasia Steele in the romantic drama Fifty Shades of Grey.Her film debut was in 1999 along with her mother in a comedy-drama named 'Crazy in Alabama' (1999). She had parts in 'The Social Network,' the 21 Jump Street remake and Fox sitcom Ben and Kate before landing her most high-profile role, as Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades trilogy.

Early Life and Education

Dakota Mayi Johnson well known as Dakota Johnson was born on 4th October 1989.She won Miss Golden Globe 2006; this is an award which her mother, Melanie Griffith, had won in 1975.

Johnson went to Aspen Community School in Colorado. Later she went to Santa Catalina School in Monterey, California from where she transferred to New Roads School in Santa Monica, California.

She is the daughter of Melanie Griffith, actress and Don Johnson, an actor, producer, director, singer, and songwriter. She has six half-siblings – four on her father’s side and two on her mother’s side including Jesse Johnson, Jasper Breckenridge Johnson, Deacon James Johnson, Atherton Grace Johnson, Stella Banderas and Alexander Bauer.


Dakota Johnson began her modeling career at age the age of eighteen and became the face of Mango jeans in 2009.

In 1999, she made her film debut in Crazy in Alabama, directed by her then-stepfather, Antonio Banderas. 

She also appeared in the critically acclaimed box office hit 'The Social Network 'directed by David Fincher.

In March 2012, Johnson landed a lead role in the Fox comedy series Ben and Kate as Kate, but the show got canceled on 25th January 2013, after only one season.

In 2013, she had a role as one of the new hires on the "Finale" episode of The Office. 

Dakota gained popularity when she landed the role of Anastasia "Ana" Steele in Fifty Shades of Grey, released in February 2015.

On 15th February 2015, Johnson appeared on Saturday Night Live's 40th anniversary special and hosted SNL on February 28th, 2015.

In the same year, she starred in Luca Guadagnino's thriller 'A Bigger Splash,' opposite Tilda Swinton, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Ralph Fiennes.

She was also seen in the 2016 comedy movie 'How to Be Single,' with Leslie Mann and her date and Switch co-star Nicholas Braun.

She later signed on to work on the independent feature film 'The Peanut Butter Falcon' with Bruce Dern and Shia LaBeouf.

Personal Life

Dakota Johnson dated Matthew Hitt, model and the lead singer and guitarist for the American-Welsh indie rock band Drowners.
The couple reportedly ended their relationship in 2015.

The couple split in early 2015, around the time she worked in a movie 'Fifty Shades of Grey' but reunited a few months later.

The actress does not have any plans of getting married anytime soon. 

Net Worth

The net worth of Dakota Johnson is $5 million.She has a car manufactured by Mercedes worth $45.000. For her movie ‘Fifty Shades of Grey,' she was paid $250,000. The film made more than $550 million at the box office.



Dakota Johnson Affairs

  1. Affair with Matthew Hitt

    Dakota Johnson dated Matthew Hitt, model and the lead singer and guitarist for the American-Welsh indie rock band Drowners.

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