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Kirsten Dunst

Kirsten Dunst

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Kirsten Caroline Dunst

Birth Date :

April 30, 1982

Birth Place :

Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Claim to fame :

As Claudia in "Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles" (1994)

Biography


Kirsten Dunst began her career when she was just 3 years old, modeling and appearing in commercials. Subsequently making her film debut with a small role in Woody Allen's "New York Stories" (1989) when she was 6, she received her first film credit in "The Bonfire of the Vanities" (1990). She experienced breakthrough through an appearance in "Interview with the Vampire" (1994), starring as vampire Claudia. The character earned her a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress, an MTV Award for Best Breakthrough Performance, and the Saturn Award for Best Young Actress.

In the following years, Dunst continued starring in a series of big screen projects, including "Little Women" (1994), "Jumanji" (1995), "Wag the Dog" (1997), "Drop Dead Gorgeous" (1999), "Dick" (1999), and "Bring It On" (2000). She received rave reviews for taking a more mature role of Lux Lisbon in Sophia Coppola's "The Virgin Suicides", but it wasn't until she starred as Peter Parker's love interest, Mary Jane Watson, in "Spider-Man" (2002) that she achieved her worldwide fame.

Latest News


Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons Coming to 'Fargo' in Season 2

December 11, 2014 01:52:07 GMT

and have booked residency on "" for season 2. The Mary Jane Watson in Sam Raimi's "" trilogy and the "" alum are officially announced to star in the new installment of FX's anthology series.
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Kirsten Dunst Angers Feminists With Gender Role Comments

April 09, 2014 00:14:48 GMT

's opinion did not sit well with the feminists. The "" star was making comments on gender roles in the May issue of Harper's Bazaar U.K. and she chose to be traditional.
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Kirsten Dunst Set for 'Midnight Special' With Michael Shannon

August 13, 2013 04:35:00 GMT

Jeff Nichols has found a leading lady for his next directorial gig. Deadline confirms that has landed the coveted role in "", a movie in which she will team up with "" villain and "" star .
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Kirsten Dunst on Kissing Scene With Brad Pitt: 'It Was Disgusting'

March 29, 2013 09:25:00 GMT

While many girls are dying just to get close to , kissing the actor didn't leave a beautiful memory for . In a new interview with Bullet magazine, the 30-year-old recalled her famous kiss with Pitt in 1994's film "Interview With the Vampire". In the film which also starred , Dunst played an undead woman who was trapped in a child's body.
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Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher and Lizzy Caplan Go Girly for 'Bachelorette' Premiere

August 24, 2012 08:18:29 GMT

, and were all on hand to promote their new comedy film "" at a premiere event in Hollywood. Taking place on Thursday, August 23 at the Arclight Cinemas, the three movie beauties dazzled on the red carpet with their girly looks.
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Kirsten Dunst and Co. Are Terrible Bridesmaids in First 'Bachelorette' Trailer

July 21, 2012 02:12:21 GMT

The first trailer for "" has been debuted. It focuses on , and as three best friends who are tasked to be bridesmaids at the wedding for a fat girl named Becky whom they called "Pigface" in high school.
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Kirsten Dunst Protects Herself From Alleged French Stalker With Restraining Order

December 10, 2011 03:23:14 GMT

has been granted a temporary restraining order against an obsessed fan from Dijon, France. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge signed the order that requires Jean Christophe Prudhon to stay at least 100 yards from the "" star, her home, her car and her workplace, on Friday, December 9.
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Gwen Stefani Stunning in Black, Nicole Richie Pretty in Pink at 2011 MOCA Gala

November 14, 2011 07:03:36 GMT

A number of stars have stepped out in style for this year's Museum of Contemporary Art Gala. On Saturday, November 12 evening, the likes of , and turned heads as they hit the black carpet at MOCA Grand Avenue in Los Angeles for the event titled "An Artist's Life Manifesto" and directed by Marina Abramovic.
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Kirsten Dunst Helps R.E.M. Bid Farewell to Fans in New Music Video

October 28, 2011 03:56:36 GMT

A month after announcing their retirement, debut an odd dreamy music video for their latest and maybe final single "We All Go Back Where We Belong". Instead of appearing on the screen by themselves, Michael Stipe, Peter Buck and Mike Mills bring to greet their fans.
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Kirsten Dunst Earns German Citizenship

October 08, 2011 17:30:15 GMT

Embracing her German roots, reveals that she has acquired double citizenship. In addition to her U.S. citizenship, the 29-year-old has the same citizenship as her father.
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Kirsten Dunst Is a Scruffy Bridesmaid on 'Bachelorette' Set

September 22, 2011 09:03:06 GMT

has been snapped looking like a messy bridesmaid on the set of her new wedding-themed comedy film "". She was spotted shooting some scenes for the movie in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday afternoon, September 21.
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Lawyers Made Kirsten Dunst Look Stupid at Court

December 09, 2010 03:16:40 GMT

was left upset and exasperated when she testified at the trial of a man accusing of stealing her handbag, insisting she was made to look like a "stupid actress" when she took the stand. James Jimenez was accused of raiding the "" star's suite at the SoHo Grand Hotel in New York in 2007 while the actress was filming "" with and .
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Kirsten Dunst to Play Drug-Addicted Con-Artist in 'Hick'

November 30, 2010 09:07:01 GMT

is set to team up with in "", a movie adaptation of Andrea Portes' coming of age book with the same title. The former "" beauty is attached to portray Glenda, who is described as a cocaine-snorting grifter in the novel, Playlist reports based on info from Taylor Lane Productions owner and founder Christian Taylor.
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Kirsten Dunst Says She Doesn't Smoke Pot During Court Appearance

June 03, 2010 03:37:19 GMT

has told a court in New York she doesn't "smoke pot" after the trial of a man accused of stealing her bag revealed marijuana was found in her assistant's purse. James Jimenez is facing charges of felony burglary after allegedly snatching the "" star's handbag from her suite at the SoHo Grand Hotel in Manhattan in 2007. The 35 year old is also accused of taking a purse belonging to Dunst's assistant, Liat Baruch.
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Kirsten Dunst's Rep Calls Drug Story 'Desperate'

May 28, 2010 03:12:05 GMT

A representative for has spoken out after a lawyer for the man accused of stealing her purse alleged there were drugs in the actress' hotel room - branding the comments "false and clearly a desperate ploy".
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Kirsten Dunst Rekindles Romance With Jake Hoffman

May 27, 2010 06:11:33 GMT

"" star has rekindled her romance with 's actor son Jake, according to reports. The actress briefly dated Hoffman in 1998, but the couple drifted apart as Dunst's career rocketed with the release of the web-slinging superhero movies.
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Hollywood Beauties Heat Up Cannes Film Festival Closing Ceremony

May 24, 2010 03:51:56 GMT

2010 Cannes Film Festival came to an end on Sunday, May 23 and was marked with Palme d'Or closing ceremony. Numbers of stars gathered at the event, including and who hit the red carpet with their colorful dresses.
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Video Premiere: Hanson's 'Thinking 'Bout Somethin' '

April 16, 2010 08:42:41 GMT

have some fun in a music video debuted to support their new single "Thinking 'Bout Somethin' ". Taylor Hanson sits behind a piano, while Isaac Hanson who is in formal suit and Zac Hanson who rocks a leather jacket and sneaker are showing off some dance moves.
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Kirsten Dunst Replacing Penelope Cruz in 'Melancholia'

April 16, 2010 08:41:45 GMT

After ending her involvement in "" film franchise, has snatched another coveted role. She has just been tapped to play the major female character in "" which is directed and written by Lars von Trier, so Deadline Hollywood mentioned.
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Kirsten Dunst Allegedly Dating Rilo Kiley's Drummer

February 24, 2010 04:32:19 GMT

Hollywood actress has a new rock star boyfriend - she's dating Rilo Kiley's drummer Jason Boesel, according to reports. The "" star has been linked to the percussionist over the last few weeks and she turned out on Friday night, February 19 to watch her beau perform a solo show in New York.
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Jennifer Connelly and Kirsten Dunst Lose in Sanitation Garage Campaign

January 16, 2010 04:44:48 GMT

, and Michael Stipe have lost their campaign against the construction of a sanitation department in their New York neighborhood, after a judge rejected a lawsuit opposing the project. Manhattan officials have announced plans to erect a $346 million garage complex to store the city's garbage trucks in the trendy SoHo area of the Big Apple.
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