Dakota Fanning (b. 1994) is an American actress. A breakout child star, Fanning has appeared in Charlotte's Web (with the voices of Oprah Winfrey and Julia Roberts), Steven Spielberg's War of the Worlds (with Tom Cruise), and the live action version of Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat.
In 2004, Fanning appeared at the Hollywood Hits Broadway Benefit Gala, where she sang "Do-Re-Mi" from The Sound of Music with Sesame Street's Elephant, Elmo, Cookie Monster, Zoe, Rosita, Grover, and Phoebe.
Fanning's other credits include the feature film The Twilight Saga: New Moon, the animated sit-com Family Guy, guest spots on Friends, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and ER, and voicing young Wonder Woman on Justice League.
- In an episode of From the Balcony, when reviewing War of the Worlds, Statler remarked that for a CG creation, Dakota Fanning is remarkably life-like.