DAKOTA FANNING ~ Born in 1994, in Conyers, GA. Her birth name: Hannah Dakota Fanning. Her first film role was in "Tomcats," at age 7. She made 3 films that year, and her big break-through came in "I Am Sam" the same year. In 2002, she was in three more, plus a Spielberg mini-TV series, which she narrated and had a part in . The parts kept coming, and her work was brillant for a young child. She continued into her teen years, and just keeps getting better & better.