Laura Dern Short Bio
Laura Elizabeth Dern is an American actress, film director, producer and the daughter of actors Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd. Her sun sign is a Aquarius and she went to The Buckley School, Sherman Oaks, California. With the support of her parents, she then attending Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in Manhattan, New York City.Dern latter continued her study to University of California, Los Angeles but dropped out after two days attending. She then enrolled to University of Southern California, Los Angeles but dropped again after one semester.
Laura Dern Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||February 10, 1967|
|Age||47 years old|
|Height||5 feet 10,5 inches|
|Hip Size||33 inches|
|Waist Size||25 inches|
|Weight||62 kg 130 pounds|
Laura Dern Career
At the young age, she has been a cameo in her mother movie, White Lightning (1973). She then also appeared in Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974). A mid-80s won critical acclaim for her roles in films by Peter Bogdanovich (Mask) and David Lynch (Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart), and appeared in Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster Jurassic Park.
In 1992, the actress and her mother, Diane Ladd, became the first mother and daughter to be nominated for the Oscars, acting in the same film, Rambling Rose, though not made of mother and daughter in it. Dern starred as Ruth in satire Citizen Ruth, the feature debut of director Alexander Payne. The actress could also reprise the role of Ellie Sattler in Jurassic Park IV. She has worked extensively in television, notably in Afterburn, for which she received a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Miniseries.
She has guest-starred on The West Wing of the White House and her voice has appeared in King of the Hill, and as a lesbian who tries to lure Ellen DeGeneres, a famous episode of the Ellen show.
Laura Dern Controversy
Laura Dern actually will appeared subsequently in the film Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains. But she then sued and received emancipation.
Laura Dern Dating
From 1984 to 1985, Laura Dern was dated actor Treat Williams. After that she then dated actor Kyle Maclachlan whom she meet during filming of Blue Velvet (1986). Both dated from 1985 to 1989 and after break up, Dern then dating director and producer Renny Harlin in 1991.In 1992, she date film director and producer Vincent Spano for a couple months in 1992. She then dating actor Jeff Goldblum from 1995 to 1997. Later, she then dating actor, writer, director, producer, singer-songwriter and musician Billy Bob Thornton in 1995. And after five years together, the couple then separated. In 2000, she meet and date musician Ben Harper and married to him on December 23, 2005 at their home in Los Angeles. After blessed with two daughter and been together for almost 8 years, the couple then divorce in 2013.
Laura Dern Net Worth
Though she was born in rich and notable family, Laura Dern is able to collected her own net worth to the amount of $12 million dollars.