All about ELLE FANNING
1. Yes, Elle is the little sister of actress Dakota Fanning, and has even played the younger version of Dakota in a couple of films! 2. Her mum named her Mary and her dad named her Elle, so her full name is actually Mary Elle Fanning! 3. Elle was two years old when she filmed her first movie, By the time she was 16, Elle had already appeared in over 20 films including Maleficent, Super8 and WeBought aZoo. 4. Her WeBought aZoo co-star Scarlett Johansson nicknamed Elle “Elbow”. LOL! 5. Elle’s favourite part of acting is learning her characters’ names, because she gets to be someone new every time! 6. She was home schooled by her grandmother up until third grade! 7.Three things that Elle can’t go to bed without are: a stuffed cocker spaniel named Jessie, a bunny named Mr. Purple and a blue blanket known as Waffle (because it’s made of waffle material). Aww! 8. Elle is actually shortsighted and wears contact lenses most of the time. She loves collecting glasses though! 9. She is a huge fan of horse riding and owns her own pet pony, Goldie! Aww! 10. Elle played her favourite Disney princess, Aurora, in the movie Maleficent – proof that dreams do come true! 11. Elle is a distant cousin of Kate Middleton, which shows she is practically royalty in real life too! 12. She loves schedules and has a tradition where every year she gets a Barbie calendar that feature old Barbie dolls in it! 13. Elle loves fashion and her style is inspired by her mum, who she says is “very stylish”, and always preached the importance of dressing well! 14. If she didn’t become an actress, Elle would have liked to be a ballerina, which makes her an excellent choice to voice Félicie Millinerin, an aspiring dancer in the movie Ballerina!