Hannah Dakota Fanning (born February 23, 1994)  is an American actress and model. At age seven, her performance in the 2001 film I Am Sam earned her a nomination for a Screen Actors Guild Award at age eight in 2002, making her the youngest nominee in history .  As a child actress , she went on to appear in high-profile films such as Man on Fire (2004), War of the Worlds (2005) and Charlotte's Web (2006).
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It was recently announced that Dakota is heading back to television as a young NYPD secretary for her first regular series role in 15 years in the TNT thriller The Alienist .