Laura Dern Biography
Laura Dern was born on February 10, 1967, in Los Angeles, California, US. She is an American actress, producer and director. Similarly, she began her career in acting in the 1980s through her roles in film including, Foxes (1980), Mask (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Wild at Heart (1990), Rambling Rose (1991) and Afterburn (1992). She rose to new heights after her role in the adventure film Jurassic Park (1993).
Likewise, she has appeared in films including, Citizen Ruth (1997), October Sky (1999), I Am Sam (2001), Recount (2008), The Master (2012), The Fault in Our Stars (2014), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Wild (2014). She also appeared as Amy Jellicoe in the HBO series Enlightened from 2011 to 2013 and is playing her role as Renata Klein in the HBO series Big Little Lies since 2017. Due to her good film career, she has won four Golden Globe Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award and also received a nomination for two Academy Awards.
Regarding her family, her father’s name is Bruce Dern whereas her mother’s name is Diane Ladd. Both of her parents are well-known actor and actress in the film industry.
Dern stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 61 Kg. Likewise, she has 35 inches of the chest, 25 inches of waist and 35 inches of hips. Additionally, she has blue eyes and blonde hair.
Dern was previously in an on and off relationship with musician Ben Harper. The couple started dating each other in 2000 and subsequently tied the knot after years of dating on December 23, 2005. Furthermore, they also welcomed two children together, son Ellery Walker born on August 2001 and daughter Jaya born on November 2004.
However, after nearly a decade long relationship, they separated and divorced in 2010. Though they reunited later and also attended the 2012 Golden Globe Awards together, they continued their divorce plan.
She has an estimated net worth of $ 20 million.
- Full Name: Laura Elizabeth Dern
- Age: 52
- Profession: Actress
- Birth Date: February 10, 1967
- Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, US
- Nationality: American
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Father’s Name: Bruce Dern
- Mother’s Name: Diane Ladd
- Height: 5 feet 10 inches
- Weight: 61 Kg
- Chest Size: 35 inches
- Waist Size: 25 inches
- Hips Size: 33 inches
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Net Worth: $ 20 million