Dakota Johnson has become one of Hollywood’s fastest rising stars, playing the coveted role of Anastasia Steele in the feature adaptation of E L James’ novel and worldwide phenomenon FIFTY SHADES OF GREY.
She then landed two highly acclaimed feature roles, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival. The first was opposite Johnny Depp in the Whitey Bulger biopic BLACK MASS, which was directed by Scott Cooper. The other, a starring role in Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Jacques Deray’s La Piscine titled A BIGGER SPLASH, alongside Tilda Swinton, Ralph Fiennes and Matthias Schoenaerts.
This fall, Johnson again teams up with Guadagnino in Amazon’s thriller SUSPIRIA and will also star in Drew Goddard’s BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE, alongside Jeff Bridges, Jon Hamm and Chris Hemsworth. She also recently wrapped THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON in which she stars opposite Shia LaBeouf and an untitled Babak Anvari film with Armie Hammer.
After bursting onto the scene with her performance in David Fincher’s critically acclaimed THE SOCIAL NETWORK, which was written by Aaron Sorkin; Johnson went on to appear in the feature comedies THE FIVE YEAR ENGAGEMENT; 21 JUMP STREET, with Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum; and HOW TO BE SINGLE which also starred Rebel Wilson, Leslie Mann and Alison Brie.