Laura Dern is an actress, producer, and director from the United States of America who has received a number of great awards. One of her most popular series roles was in the comedy-drama “Enlightened” which she co-created. You may explore in details below the life, career, awards and net worth of Laura Dern in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Laura Elizabeth Dern was born on February 10, 1967, in Los Angeles city in California, United States. Her father Bruce Dern is an actor with more than 150 credits, and her mother Diane Ladd is an actress, director, producer and author with over 130 credits. The parents were divorced when Laura was a child. Her great-grandfather was the politician and businessman George Dern.
Laura Dern was mainly grown and raised in Los Angeles where she was born by her grandmother and mother following her parent’s divorce. The school names which she attended are The Buckley School, Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and the University of California, Los Angeles but all of them are not confirmed. She had one sister named Diane Elizabeth Dern who died in 1962 after being born in 1961.
Laura Dern has been into marriage, divorce, relationships and she has children that we are aware of. She was married to the singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Harper for around eight years ending their marriage with a divorce in 2013. The couple gave birth to 1 daughter and one son together, Jaya Harper was born in 2004, and Ellery Walker Harper was born in 2001.
Laura Dern has also been in various relationships. In 2018, Laura Dern is having a relationship with the NBA studio analyst and former professional basketball player Baron Davis.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Laura Dern made her debut screen work in the action film “White Lightning” which stars her mother. She co-created the comedy-drama series “Enlightened” which received many positive reviews. She starred in various successful films and series throughout her career.
Laura Dern has a great list of awards. She was nominated for 2 Oscars for her roles in films including “Rambling Rose” and “Wild”. She is a winner of 4 Golden Globe Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award and other honors.
Laura Dern latest and most recent acting roles in films including biography drama “Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy”, action thriller “Hard Powder” and others. Her recent roles in series including the drama “Big Little Lies” and the mystery horror drama “Twin Peaks”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress, producer, and director Laura Dern has an estimated net worth of more than $15 million. She made her wealth through the films and series she starred in. Laura Dern salary and earnings per episode of any of the series she worked on are not revealed.
Laura Dern is a well-known actress who received many honors for her performances in films and series. She has nearly 100 credits as a film and series actress including the new roles she works on. Laura Dern is dating Baron Davis since 2018.