Laura Dern

Actress / Film Actress / Film Director / Film Producer / Voice Actress / Television Actress | * 02/10/1967 (54) | Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA))
Laura Elizabeth Dern (born February 10, 1967) is an American actress and filmmaker. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and five Golden Globe Awards. Born to actors Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd, Dern embarked on an acting career in the 1980s and rose to some prominence for her performances in Mask (1985) and David Lynch's Blue Velvet (1986) and Wild at Heart (1990). She received an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of the titular orphan in the drama film Rambling Rose (1991) and achieved international recognition for her role in Steven Spielberg's adventure film Jurassic Park (1993), a role that she reprised in the 2001 sequel Jurassic Park III. After winning two Golden Globe Awards... ()
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An American actress, film director and producer. Dern has acted in such films as Smooth Talk (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Fat Man and Little Boy (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), Jurassic Park (1993) and October Sky (1999). She has won awards for her performance in the 1991 film Rambling Rose, for which she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She was awarded a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her portrayal of Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris in the film Recount (2008).

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Laura Dern

Golden Globe Awards Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Actress

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Movies with Laura Dern as Actress(89)

as Ellie Sattler2022 Jurassic World: Dominion
as Narrator (voice)2020 Crazy, Not Insane
as Laura Albert2019 J.T. LeRoy
as Margaret "Marmee" March2019 Little Women
as Nora Fanshaw2019 Marriage Story
as Elizabeth Gilbert2019 Trial by Fire
as Grace Coxman2019 Cold Pursuit
as Jennifer Fox2018 The Tale
as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi
as Laura Lonowski2017 Downsizing
as herself2017 Spielberg
as Pippi2017 Wilson
as Clementine2017 The Good Time Girls
as Doctor2017 The Black Ghiandola
as herself2017 Bobbi Jene
as Ethel Kroc2016 The Founder
as herself2016 Blue Velvet Revisited
as Laura Wells2016 Certain Women
as Annie2015 Bravetown
as Lynn Nash2014 99 Homes
as Bobbi Grey2014 Wild
as Woman on Bench2014 9 Kisses
as Bev Ladouceur2014 When the Game Stands Tall
as Frannie Lancaster2014 The Fault in Our Stars
as Helen Sullivan2013 Back Beyond
as herself2013 Trespassing Bergman
as Helen2012 The Master
as Delilah2011 Everything Must Go
as Prudence2010 Little Fockers
as Teresa2009 Tenderness
as Katherine Harris2008 Recount
as Bret2007 Year of the Dog
as Susan Blue2007 More Things That Happened
as Nikki Grace / Susan Blue2006 Inland Empire
as Rene2006 Lonely Hearts
as Pam2005 Happy Endings
as Dortha Schaefer2005 The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio
as Terry Linden2004 We Don't Live Here Anymore
as Linda Peeno2002 Damaged Care
as herself2002 Mysteries of Love
as Ruby Montgomery2001 Daddy and Them
as Sister Pauline Quinn2001 Within These Walls
as Jean Noble2001 Novocaine
as Randy Carpenter2001 I Am Sam
as Gertrude 'Gert' Hart2001 Focus
as Dr. Ellie Sattler2001 Jurassic Park III
as Peggy2000 Dr. T & the Women
as Berry Thompson1999 A Season for Miracles
as Miss Riley1999 October Sky
as Wanda LeFauve1998 The Baby Dance
as Vicki Weaver1996 The Siege at Ruby Ridge
as Ruth Stoops1996 Citizen Ruth
as Narrator1996 Bastard Out of Carolina
as Narrator (voice)1996 Bastard Out of Carolina
as Helen McNulty1995 Down Came a Blackbird
as Dr. Ellie Sattler1993 Jurassic Park
as Sally Gerber1993 A Perfect World
as Janet Harduvel1992 Afterburn
as Rose1991 Rambling Rose
as Lula Fortune1990 Wild at Heart
as Kathleen Robinson1989 Fat Man and Little Boy
as Claire Clairmont1988 Haunted Summer
as Sandy Williams1986 Blue Velvet
as Diana Adams1985 Mask
as Connie Wyatt1985 Smooth Talk
as Diane1984 Teachers
as Audrey Constantine1983 Happy Endings
as Debbie1980 Foxes
as Girl Eating Ice Cream Cone (uncredited)1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
as Sharon Ann, Maggie's daughter1973 White Lightning

TV Shows/Series with Laura Dern as Actress(14)

as Renata Klein2017 Big Little Lies
as Sue Murphy (voice)2015 F is for Family
as Amy Jellicoe2011 Enlightened
as herself2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!
1994 Ellen
as Guest Caller - June1993 Frasier
as Diane Evans1990 Twin Peaks
as Narrator1982 Nature

Movies with Laura Dern as Crew(10)

Production/Producer2020 The Way I See It
Production/Executive Producer2020 If Anything Happens I Love You
Directing/Director2013 Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Production/Co-Producer2006 Inland Empire
Production/Producer2006 Inland Empire
Production/Co-Producer2002 Damaged Care
Production/Producer2002 Damaged Care
Production/Executive Producer1995 Down Came a Blackbird
Directing/Director1994 The Gift

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Laura Dern
Born: Friday, 02/10 1967 (February) in Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 54 years + 227 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, William Floyd High School
Spouses (current/former): Ben Harper
Children: Ellery Harper, Jaya Harper
Father: Bruce Dern
Mother: Diane Ladd
Other names for Laura Dern (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Laura Elizabeth Dern"
Laura Dern frequently works together with these people:
David Lynch (31x, Crew)
Steven Spielberg (9x, Crew)
Diane Ladd (9x, Actress)
Piper Laurie (8x, Actress)
Bradley Whitford (7x, Actor)
Allison Janney (7x, Actress)
Alexander Payne (7x, Crew)
Michael Crichton (7x, Crew)
Colin Trevorrow (7x, Crew)
Mark Frost (7x, Crew)
William H. Macy (6x, Actor)
Ellen DeGeneres (6x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:945, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/30/2021