Dakota Johnson — Celeb Crush
The daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, 23-year-old model and actress Dakota Mayi Johnson is probably best known for her lead role on the FOX sitcom Ben and Kate. The show may be over, but we’ve still got our eye on her.
Born in Austin, Texas, the step-daughter of Antonio Banderas was a dancer throughought her childgood, and began a career in modeling at 12, after doing a photoshoot for Teen Vogue, with other children of celebrities.
Her first film appearance came in 1999 with ‘Crazy in Alabama,’ alongside her half-sister Stella Banderas and her mother, Melanie. Antonio Banderas directed the film. In 2006 she was voted Miss Golden Globe, and was also signed with IMG Models.
After completing high school, Dakota signed with William Morris Agency and her first box-office hit came in 2010, with ‘The Social Network,’ where she shared a scene with Justin Timberlake. Since then, she has apparened in ‘Beastly,’ ‘Theo,”For Ellen,’ ‘Savage Innocent,’ Judd Apatow’s ‘Five Year Engagement,’ and the film version of the 1997 TV show, ’21 Jump Street.’
‘Ben & Kate’ didn’t last long, but Dakota quickly bounced back and returned to film, and was cast in ‘Need For Speed.’ Check out some more pics of her below: