Dakota Johnson was born into show business. She comes from a family of actors and actresses and it seems only natural that she would become a star in her own right. Since her breakout role in 50 Shades of Grey, she’s become even more in-demand and her career is just beginning. The actress has a birthday coming up, so we have 9 things you didn’t know about the budding movie star:
9. Famous Family
Dakota Mayi Johnson was born in Austin, Texas, to Melanie Griffith, an Oscar-nominated actress, and Don Johnson, a Golden Globe-winning actor. Her maternal grandparents are actress Tippi Hedren, who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds, and child actor Peter Griffith. Her stepfather was Antonio Banderas, but he and her mother divorced in 2015. She has six half siblings – four on her father’s side and two on her mother’s.