As a child actress, she went on to appear in high-profile films such as Man on Fire (2004), War of the Worlds (2005) and Charlotte's Web (2006).
Fanning then began the transition to more adult roles with Hounddog (2007) and The Secret Life of Bees (2008).
Fanning is an Anglicised form of the Gaelic Fionn, meaning "fair", and may have Norman roots from the Viking invasion of northern France.
Her mother's maiden name Arrington has links to the east of England, notably Cambridgeshire.
I wanted to be an actress on television and movies instead of just around the house. She had not read all of the books from the Twilight series by the writer Stephenie Meyer before she got hired for the cast of the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009), but she wanted to take the role because she loved the cast and the script.
Has been in three productions with her sister Elle Fanning, yet they have never shared scenes.
It's fun to know what I want to do - you know, when I grow up.
I have friends who say, "Oh, maybe I'll be an astronaut or whatever." But it's cool to want to do this forever.
She was suggested in the Worst Supporting Actress category for her role in The Cat in the Hat (2003).
She was also suggested as an official nominee in the "Worst Screen Couple" couple category with co-star Spencer Breslin in The Cat in the Hat (2003).
Subsequently, the economic situation worsened and his mother had to get several jobs to support her family. When she was 18 years old she began to receive modeling classes, quickly her beauty allowed her to get several contracts and improve the economic situation of her family.
In the year 2000 he spent a sad moment of his life with the death of his father passed away due to pneumonia.
His popularity allowed him to be part of Yo Also theme of Romeo Santos in collaboration with Marc Anthony.