Laura Dern Biography

Laura Dern

Quick Facts Of Laura Dern

Celebrated Name Laura Dern
Age 52 Years
Nick Name Elizabeth
Birth Name Laura Elizabeth Dern
Birth Date 1967-02-10
Gender Male
Profession Actor, Producer, Director
Birth Nation United States
Place Of Birth Los Angels, California
Nationality American
Ethnicity Catholic
Horoscope Acquarius
Mother Diane Ladd
Father Bruce Dern
High School Loyala High School
Husband Ben Harper(Divorced)
Net Worth $20 million USD
Height 5ft 10 inches(1.78m)
Weight 70kg(154 lbs)
Body Measurement 34-26-35 inches
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Children Ellery Walker and Jaya

Laura Dern is an American actress, producer, and director who is currently playing the role of Renata Klein in the HBO TV series "Big Little Lies" since 2017. She has also won four Golden Globe Awards, one Primetime Emmy Award and has been nominated for two Academy Awards. She has acted in many movies such as "Citizen Ruth", "I am Sam", "The Master", "The Fault in Our Stars", and "Wild".

What is Laura Dern famous for?

  • Famous as an American actress, producer, and director
  • Famous for her role in the TV series "Big Little Lies".

Trending: American actress, Laura appears in New York City with Actor, Bradley Cooper for lunch

Recently on 13th July 2019, Laura Dern and Bradley Cooper were seen together in New York City for Lunch. Cooper was wearing a grey T-shirt while Laura was wearing a floral dress when they were photographed on Saturday.

It was the first time that Cooper made a public appearance since his split from Irina Shayk. He recently got split between June from his partner, Irina Shayk. There are many rumors about him and Laura being together after his split.

In an interview, they also said that they have been friends for a decade. The 44 years aged, Cooper and 52 years aged, Laura have been in the spotlight for a few days.

Laura Dern movies

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When was Laura Dern born?

Laura Dern was born on 10th February 1967 in Los Angels, California, US. Her birth name is Laura Elizabeth Dern. American is her nationality. Her ethnicity is Catholic. Aquarius is her zodiac sign.

She was born to Bruce Dern(father) and Diane Ladd(mother). She has no siblings. Her both father and mother were actors. Her great-grandfather, George Dern was the former Governor of Utah and Secretary of War. When she was two years old, her parents got divorced and she lived with her mother and maternal grandmother.

She was raised in her hometown, Los angels. She did her schooling from Loyola High School. Since her childhood, she was interested in acting as her mother was an actress. She acted in school dramas and was in the school's theatre group.

At the age of 6, she made her first appearance in her mother's movie "White Lightning(1973)". In 1974, she also acted in the movie "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore" and she was widely appreciated for her role in the movie.

Laura Dern Net Worth

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The Career of Laura Dern

  • Laura Dern started her professional acting career by appearing in the TV series "Shannon" in 1981.
  • In the year 1982, she played the starring role of Jessica McNeil in the movie "Ladies and Gentleman, The Fabulous Stains". For her role in the movie, she won the Miss Golden Globe Award and became the youngest actress to win the award.
  • She played the role of Diana in the biographical drama "Mask" and of Connie in the movie "Smooth Talk" in 1985. 
  • In the year 1986, he worked with David Lynch by playing the roles in Inland Empire and Twin Peaks.
  • She got nominated for an Academy Award along with her mother for their role in the movie "Rambling Rose" in 1992 and they became the first mother and daughter to be nominated for the same award.
  • She also acted in various movies such as Jurassic Park(1993), Ciizen Ruth(1996), A perfect world(1993), Mask(1985), The Baby dance(1998) and Wild at Heart(1990). She also appeared in Widespread Panic's music video for the song "Aunt Avis" in 1997.
  • In the year 2000, she acted in Robert's comedy "Dr.T and the Women" and her role was widely appreciated.
  • She played the starring role of Pam Ferris in the 2005 movie "Happy Endings".
  • In the year 2008, she won a Golden Globe Award for her role of Katherine in the television movie "Recount".
  • She won another Golden Award in 2012 for her role in the Television series "Enlightened".
  • In the year 2017, she won her first Emmy Award for her role of Renata Klein in the Tv series "Big Little Lies".
  • She has also appeared in many TV series such as "Kroll Show", "Drunk History", "When the Game Stands Tall", "99 Homes", "Twin Peaks: The Return", and "F is for Family".
  • At present, she is playing the role of Renata Klein in the TV series "Big Little Lies" since 2017.

Who is Laura Dern married to?

The American actress and director, Laura Dern is married and divorced. She was married to Ben Harper until September 2013. They tied the knot on 23rd December 2005. Ben Harper is a musician. The couple had a son, Ellery Walker and a daughter, Jaya.

She also dated Jeff Goldblum, Baron Davis, and Billy Bob Thornton after her divorce. She is a political activist and supporter of various charities. She also advocated for Down Syndrome awareness in a cover story for Ability Magazine.

At present, she is single and has been rumored to be in a relationship with an actor, Bradley Cooper. Currently, she is living in Los Angels.

What is the net worth of Laura Dern?

The American actress and producer, Laura Dern has good earning from her profession. She has an estimated net worth of $20 million USD as of 2019.

Her worth includes all her property and her present earnings. She also earns additional income from different endorsement deals.

How tall is Laura Dern?

The 53 years aged, Laura Dern is a beautiful actor. She has around 570k followers on her Instagram account due to her beautiful face and her fit body. She stands 5ft 10inches(1.78m) tall and has a body weight of 70kg(154 lbs). She has a fair complexion with Blonde hair and blue eyes. Her body measurements are 34-26-35 inches.

Did You Know?

  • The great poet, writer, and Librarian of Congress Archibald MacLeish was Laura's great-great-uncle.
  • She revealed that she was sexually assaulted at the age of 14.

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