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

Jurassic World: Dominion (2022)
as Dr. Ellie Sattler
Crazy, Not Insane (2020)
as Narrator (voice)
Grizzly II: Revenge (2020)
as Tina
Little Women (2019)
as Margaret "Marmee" March
Marriage Story (2019)
as Nora Fanshaw
Marriage Story: From the Pages to the Performances (2019)
as Herself
Blue Velvet: The Lost Footage (2019)
as Sandy Williams
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
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo
The Man with the Gray Elevated Hair (2017)
as Herself
The Number of Completion (2017)
as Herself
A Bloody Finger in Your Mouth (2017)
as Herself
Spielberg (2017)
as Self
Bobbi Jene (2017)
as Herself
The Good Time Girls (2017)
as Clementine
The Words That Built America (2017)
as Reader - Declaration of Independence
The Black Ghiandola (2017)
as Doctor
Wilson (2017)
as Pippi
Impressions: A Journey Behind The Scenes Of Twin Peaks (2017)
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
99 Homes (2014)
as Lynn Nash
When the Game Stands Tall (2014)
as Bev Ladouceur
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
as Frannie Lancaster
Wild (2014)
as Bobbi Grey
Trespassing Bergman (2013)
as Herself
Back Beyond (2013)
as Helen Sullivan
The Master (2012)
as Helen
Blue Velvet: The Lost Footage (2011)
as Sandy Williams
Everything Must Go (2011)
as Delilah
Fight for Your Right Revisited (2011)
as Cafe Patron
Return to Jurassic Park (2011)
Return to Jurassic Park (2011)
as Herself
The Hill Chris Climbed: The Gridiron Heroes Story (2011)
as Herself
Little Fockers (2010)
as Prudence
Tenderness (2009)
as Teresa
The Monday Before Thanksgiving (2008)
as Theresa
Recount (2008)
as Katherine Harris
More Things That Happened (2007)
as Susan Blue
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
Love, Death, Elvis & Oz: The Making of 'Wild at Heart' (2004)
as herself
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
as Terry Linden
Searching for Debra Winger (2002)
as Self
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
Happy Endings (1983)
as Audrey Constantine
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

Production Credits

If Anything Happens I Love You (2020)
Executive Producer
The Way I See It (2020)
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Inland Empire (2006)
Inland Empire (2006)
Damaged Care (2002)
Damaged Care (2002)
Down Came a Blackbird (1995)
Executive Producer
The Gift (1994)