April 30, 1982
38 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm
35-24-35 in | 89-61-89 cm
54 kg | 119 pounds
8 US | 38.5 EU
Kirsten Caroline Dunst was born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey, United States, on April 30, 1982, is an American actress.
Young Kirsten Dunst first started her career as a child model in advertising campaigns, at the age of three.
She signed with Ford Models and Elite Model Management.
She made her big screen debut in anthology movie New York Stories (1989) at the age of 6, in segment Oedipus Wrecks, in uncredited role as Lisa’s daughter.
Her breakthrough performance came as vampire Claudia in horror film Interview with the Vampire (1994) at the age of 12, for which she was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.
She made her singing debut with song "Dream of Me" from film Get Over It (2001).
The Power of the Dog (2021) drama in role as Rose, with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jesse Plemons
The Beguiled (2017) drama in role as Edwina, opposite Colin Farrell, Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman
Woodshock (2017) psychological thriller drama in role as Theresa, with Joe Cole and Pilou Asbæk
She won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress for her role as Justine in psychological drama science fiction art film Melancholia (2011), directed by Lars von Trier.
She played Mary Jane Watson in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy:
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
She won the Screen Actors Guild Award for her role as Vivian Mitchell in drama film Hidden Figures (2016).
Jumanji (1995) antasy adventure opposite Robin Williams
Little Women (1994) drama with Winona Ryder and Christian Bale
Mona Lisa Smile (2003) drama romance opposite Julia Roberts
All Good Things (2010) drama crime with Ryan Gosling
Upside Down (2012) romantic fantasy in role as Eden Moore
The Two Faces of January (2014) thriller opposite Viggo Mortensen and Oscar Isaac
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) science fiction romantic comedy with Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet
The Virgin Suicides (1999) drama opposite James Woods and Kathleen Turner
Midnight Special (2016) science fiction with Joel Edgerton and Michael Shannon
Marie Antoinette (2006) historical drama in lead role as Marie Antoinette
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and the Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress and she won the Critics' Choice Television Award for her role as Peggy Blumquist in second season television series Fargo (2015).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot – Leading Young Actress for her role as Hannah Stern in TV movie The Devil's Arithmetic (1999).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Drama Series – Guest Starring Young Actress for her role as Charlie Chiemingo in NBC medical drama television series ER (1996–1997).
On Becoming a God in Central Florida (2019) Showtime dark comedy television series in role as Krystal Gill
Attended Ranney School in Tinton Falls, in Monmouth County, New Jersey.
Graduated from Notre Dame High School in Los Angeles (2000).
Her nickname is Kiki, as when was a child she could not pronounce Kirsten.
Has a younger brother, Christian.
She sang two songs in Spider-Man 3 (2007).
Huge fan of the television series The Office (2001).
Featured in music videos for:
Savage Garden "I Knew I Loved You" (1999)
Beastie Boys "Make Some Noise" (2011)
R.E.M. "We All Go Back to Where We Belong" (2011)
Became a naturalized German citizen in 2011.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7076 Hollywood Boulevard in 2019.
She won a Empire Award for Best Actress for her role as Mary Jane Watson in superhero film Spider-Man (2002).
Lives in New York and Los Angeles.
Has been engaged to actor Garrett Hedlund (2015-2016).
She dated Jake Hoffman (1998), Jacob Soboroff (2008-2009), Justin Long (2008), Johnny Borrell (2007), Fabrizio Moretti (2007), Jake Gyllenhaal (2002-2004), Tobey Maguire (2001), Ben Foster (2000-2001) and Jason Boesel (2010-2011).
She started dating actor Jesse Plemons in 2016, the couple got engaged in 2018, they have one son, Ennis Howard Plemons.