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Kirsten Dunst
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Kirsten Caroline Dunst was born on April 30, 1982 in Point Pleasant, NJ, USA to Klaus Dunst, a medical-services exec. who's now stationed in New Jersey while the rest of his family lives on the West Coast. Klaus separated from Kirsten's mother Inez Dunst, a former art-gallery owner. She also has a brother named Christian, who was born 1987. Kirsten started out in showbiz at the age of three, where she began filming television commercials (a grand total of more than 70). She made her feature film debut in a segment of Woody Allen's 1989 film New York Stories (1989). Shortly after in the same year her family moved to Los Angeles, where her film career took off. In 1994 she made her breakthrough performance in Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994) alongside such stars as Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. Her performance earned her a Golden Globe nomination, the MTV Award for Best Breakthrough Performance and the Saturn award for Best Young Actress. In 1995, she was named one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People. Over the next few years she made a string of hit movies including Little Women (1994), Jumanji (1995) and Small Soldiers (1998). 2000 was Kirsten's biggest year yet -- she received rave reviews for her role as Lux Lisbon in Sofia Coppola's Independent film Virgin Suicides, The (1999). She proved her status as a leading actress in the comedy hit Bring It On (2000), and she Graduated from Notre Dame High School in Los Angeles in June of that year. She is now working on her own production company with her mother called "Wooden Spoon Productions."


Was a Ford model as a child.

Dated Jake Hoffmann (the son of Dustin Hoffman).

Her favorite movie is Schindler's List (1993).

Beat out Christina Ricci for roles in Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994) and Little Women (1994)

Attended the Anne Rice's Memnoch Ball in New Orleans in 1995.

One of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People of 1995

Parents are separated. She lives with her mother Inez, and brother Christian in Southern California.

She is working on her own production company with her mother called "Wooden Spoon Productions". The name symbolizes women and creativity, and was inspired by her grandmother.

Graduated from Notre Dame High School, a private Catholic high school in Los Angeles, in May/June 2000.

(August 2000-March 2001) Dated actor Ben Foster.

Loves to clean

Turned down the role of Angela in American Beauty (1999).

Went to the Ranney School in Tinton Falls, NJ up until the sixth grade, when she left to pursue her career in California.

Made her singing debut performing the song "Dream Of Me" from Get Over It (2001).

Nabbed the lead role of Peter Parker's girlfriend, Mary Jane Watson in Spider-Man (2002) after Kate Hudson and Alicia Witt turned it down.

She performed her first screen kiss, at the tender age of 11, with Brad Pitt in the movie Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994).

Name is pronounced "Keer-sten" (not "Kur-sten").

Kirsten Dunst stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
New York Stories 1989 With Jessica **
The Bonfire of the Vanities 1990 With Jessica * 1/2
Little Women 1994 in Chicago with Anne and Jean ***
Jumanji 1995 With Kim and the Kids **
Wag the Dog 1997 ** 1/2
Drop Dead Gorgeous 1999 Suzy Digital ***
Dick 1999 Showcase Orange DVD *** 1/2
Spiderman 2002 at Branford Hoyts DVD *** 1/2
Mona Lisa Smile 2003 w/ Family on DVD ***
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 at Showcase Orange *** 1/2
Spiderman 2 2004 in Tampa, FL ** 1/2
Wimbledon 2004 Suzy on DVD Digital ***
Elizabethtown 2005 family on DVD ** 1/2
Marie Antoinette 2006 family on DVD ** 1/2
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People 2008 Suzy Digital ** 1/2
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues 2013 Suzy Digital * 1/2
Hidden Figures 2016 Suzy and Hanna Digital *** 1/2