- Everyone knows Dakota Johnson from Fifty Shades of Grey
- But many do not know that she also has very famous parents
- These are the actress' biggest influence
Dakota Johnson had her breakthrough with Fifty Shades of Grey in 2015. Since then she is known worldwide, but many don't know how successful her parents are too.
She was born with a natural talent for acting. So who are her talented parents? They have been working in Hollywood for several decades - and they're very successful. Which gave their daughter a boost when it came to acting.
Dakota Johnson's parents, Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson were married twice
Dakota Johnson's parents are megastars Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson. The two were married twice. They met in 1972 on the set of the film The Harrad Experiment, which starred, not Griffith herself but, her mother Tippi Hedren, and Don Johnson.
Melanie Griffith was only 14 at the time and Don was 22. A year later they moved in together and got engaged on her 18th birthday. In 1976 they said yes for the first time, but after only a few months a divorce followed.
Ten years later they gave their love a second chance. Melanie and Don got married again in 1989. Their daughter Dakota Johnson was born that same year.
The relationship between the Hollywood stars lasted until 1994, then the two went their separate ways. Melanie Griffith was married to Antonio Banderas from 1996 to 2015, making the Spanish actor Dakota Johnson's stepfather.
Who knew Dakota Johnson's parents were so famous? No wonder she became a successful movie star.