Laura Dern



Place of birth:

Los Angeles, California, USA:


An American actress, film director and producer. Dern has acted in such films as Smooth Talk (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Fat Man and Little Boy (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), Jurassic Park (1993) and October Sky (1999). She has won awards for her performance in the 1991 film Rambling Rose, for which she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She was awarded a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her portrayal of Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris in the film Recount (2008).

Film Credits

Little Women (2019)
as Margaret "Marmee" March
Big Little Lies Chapter 2 (2019)
as Renata
Trial by Fire (2019)
as Elizabeth Gilbert
J.T. LeRoy (2019)
as Laura Albert
Cold Pursuit (2019)
as Grace Coxman
The Director and The Jedi (2018)
as Herself
The Tale (2018)
as Jennifer Fox
Downsizing (2017)
as Laura Lonowski
A Bloody Finger in Your Mouth (2017)
as Herself
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo
The Number of Completion (2017)
as Herself
The Man with the Gray Elevated Hair (2017)
as Herself
Spielberg (2017)
as Herself
Bobbi Jene (2017)
as Herself
The Good Time Girls (2017)
as Clementine
The Words That Built America (2017)
as Herself
The Black Ghiandola (2017)
as Doctor
Wilson (2017)
as Pippi
Blue Velvet Revisited (2016)
as Herself
Certain Women (2016)
as Laura Wells
The Founder (2016)
as Ethel Kroc
Bravetown (2015)
as Annie
9 Kisses (2014)
as Woman on Bench
Wild (2014)
as Bobbi Grey
99 Homes (2014)
as Lynn Nash
When the Game Stands Tall (2014)
as Bev Ladouceur
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
as Frannie Lancaster
Trespassing Bergman (2013)
as Herself
The Master: Back Beyond (2013)
as Helen Sullivan
The Master (2012)
as Helen
Fight for Your Right Revisited (2011)
as Cafe Patron
The Hill Chris Climbed: The Gridiron Heroes Story (2011)
as Herself
Little Fockers (2010)
as Prudence
Everything Must Go (2010)
as Delilah
Tenderness (2009)
as Teresa
The Monday Before Thanksgiving (2008)
as Theresa
Recount (2008)
as Katherine Harris
Year of the Dog (2007)
as Bret
Inland Empire (2006)
as Nikki Grace / Susan Blue
Lonely Hearts (2006)
as Rene
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005)
as Dortha Schaefer
Happy Endings (2005)
as Pam
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
as Terry Linden
Searching for Debra Winger (2002)
as Herself
Damaged Care (2002)
as Linda Peeno
Mysteries of Love (2002)
as Herself
I Am Sam (2001)
as Randy Carpenter
Novocaine (2001)
as Jean Noble
Daddy and Them (2001)
as Ruby Montgomery
Focus (2001)
as Gertrude 'Gert' Hart
Within These Walls (2001)
as Sister Pauline Quinn
Jurassic Park III (2001)
as Dr. Ellie Sattler
Dr. T & the Women (2000)
as Peggy
A Season for Miracles (1999)
as Berry Thompson
October Sky (1999)
as Miss Riley
The Baby Dance (1998)
as Wanda LeFauve
Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)
as Narrator
Citizen Ruth (1996)
as Ruth Stoops
The Siege at Ruby Ridge (1996)
as Vicki Weaver
Down Came a Blackbird (1995)
as Helen McNulty
A Perfect World (1993)
as Sally Gerber
Jurassic Park (1993)
as Dr. Ellie Sattler
Afterburn (1992)
as Janet Harduvel
Rambling Rose (1991)
as Rose
Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (1990)
as Heartbroken Woman
Wild at Heart (1990)
as Lula Fortune
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
as Kathleen Robinson
Haunted Summer (1988)
as Claire Clairmont
No Frank in Lumberton (1988)
Blue Velvet (1986)
as Sandy Williams
Smooth Talk (1985)
as Connie Wyatt
Mask (1985)
as Diana Adams
The Three Wishes of Billy Grier (1984)
as Crissy
Teachers (1984)
as Diane
Grizzly II: The Concert (1983)
as Tina
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982)
as Jessica McNeil
Foxes (1980)
as Debbie
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
as Girl Eating Ice Cream Cone (uncredited)
White Lightning (1973)
as Sharon Ann, Maggie's daughter
Untitled Laura Dern/Judd Apatow Project ()
Breaking News in Yuba County ()
as Nancy Bottoms
Untitled Noah Baumbach Project ()
as Nora Fanshaw

Production Credits

Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Untitled Laura Dern/Judd Apatow Project ()