Dad worked in the medical the company, and her mother was an artist, creator and owner of an art gallery. When Kirsten Caroline Dunst was four years old, she was born her brother Christian. Up to 9 years of age Kirsten and her family lived in Point Pleasant, then the future of the actress divorced parents. The girl with her brother and her mother moved to Southern California.
In the world of show business Kirsten Dunst it was incredibly early. At the age of three years old girl has appeared in several television shows. After that, it increasingly began to invite new TV show producers and promoters advertising companies. The little girl with an incredibly fun and spontaneous character liked everything. As a result, a small pointed star Woody Allen and invited her to take part in a small episode of short stories "The collapse of the Oedipus complex" in the film "New York Stories." In the tape it was a 50-year-old bachelor who was a mother hood. Immediately after the shooting, in 1989, the family of Kirsten Dunst and her family moved to Los Angeles.
13-year-old award-winning beauty
The next step on the way to world fame was the role in gothic fantasy "Interview with the Vampire." This work Kirsten Dunst at the last moment took away Christina Ricci.
On the set of Dunst I met with already known at the time the stars Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise, the work that brought a girl very much. Immediately after the premiere of the tape 13-year-old Kirsten Dunst got the list of "most beautiful people of 1995" by the magazine People. And for a small role ageless girl named Claudia, who was turned into a vampire in an epic tale of love, loneliness and betrayal Neil Jordan, Kirsten won "Saturn», MTV Movie Awards and was nominated for the "Golden Globe". Then Kirsten played in less successful films. Kirsten Dunst took part in the filming of a melodrama, "Little Women," Gillian Armstrong adaptation of the children's book "Jumanji" by Chris Van Allsburga and several episodes of the television series "ER." The dramatic and serious as an actress interspersed with childish, youth and ridiculous. Along with the game of "Ambulance" Kirsten voice of the main character in the animated film "Anastasia". In 1997, Borri Levinson Kirsten Dunst invited to play in the political satire "Wag the Dog." She gets the role of the Albanian refugee and appears in the frame along with Robert De Niro and Dustin Hoffman. With the set Dunst immediately rushes to the shooting of a film about a family adventure animated toys paratroopers "Soldiers," directed by Joe Dante. Kirsten Dunst gradually becomes an adult in the cinema. The actress gets more mature, serious and multi-faceted role. That only is the role of the doomed girl's Suite in the debut of director Sofia Coppola's "The Virgin Suicides".
In 1999, together with this girl work offered a job in an existential film "American Beauty." However, Kirsten prefers to withdraw from Coppola.
"Wooden Spoon" of Kirsten Dunst
Busy schedule in Hollywood does not interfere with Kirsten Dunst find time for education. The actress continues her studies and after the shooting in the film "The Virgin Suicides" receives a certificate of completion of a private Catholic school of Notre Dame in Los Angeles. As soon as she thinks about his further fate in the movie along with her mother and organizes his own company, called Wooden Spoon Productions. It translates as "wooden spoons". This strange name is explained very simply - it came from the grandmother of the actress, who loved to make things out of wood.
Rivalry with Kate Hudson
Then Kirsten Dunst auditioned for the role in the nostalgic rock Cameron Crowe film "Almost Famous." Actress liked the director, but the role was given to Kate Hudson, who acted on samples more confident. But Crowe has not forgotten about Kirsten Dunst and meets with her on-set melodrama "Elizabethtown." And after a while Dunst has bypassed the casting of Kate Hudson and brush up on the role of the girlfriend of the protagonist in the film adaptation of the popular American comic book "Spider-Man."
This tape has become the most cash in 2002. After the release of pictures on wide screens Kirsten instantly became the darling of the public. Two years later, Dunst back as a girl with Peter Parker (played by Tobey Maguire) in the continuation of the story of the exploits of Spider-Man. It is noteworthy that the second part of the film has become even more staggering. And in 2007, Kirsten played in the film "Spider-Man: The enemy of reflection". In 2001, Kirsten Dunst gets a role in a detective story "The Cat's Meow" by Peter Bogdanovich. The actress embodies the on-screen image of the little-known movie actress Marion Davies, the former mistress of William Hearst. On the boat the media magnate, where he was killed the director Thomas Ince, also present Charlie Chaplin and other influential film industry. All the circumstances of the tragedy was filmed, but mysterious crimes of the past are not excited about the modern viewer. But melodrama "Mona Lisa Smile", on which in 2003 worked in addition Kirsten Dunst Julia Roberts, was quite successful. The picture describes the struggle of women for equality in the 50s of the last century. Dunst just plays a student who called for the emancipation of the heroine Julia Roberts. The romantic comedy "Wimbledon" followed in 2004. There's a rising star actress played tennis, which inspires the life and prosperity of outright failure. In 2006, Kirsten Dunst was offered the role in the film Sofia Coppola's "Marie Antoinette." On the set of the biopic about the French director and actress Queen met for the second time, after "The Virgin Suicides". In 2008, she appeared in the film "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People."
Life Kirsten Dunst as rich and diverse as filmography. In 1997, the actress met with Jake Hoffman. The meeting was arranged for the father of a young man Dustin Hoffman in the movie "Wag the Dog." A couple saw a few times together, and that is why the journalists decided that between the stars began a relationship. However, she Kirsten Dunst did not confirm the existence of a novel.
A year later, during the shooting of film "The Virgin Suicides" Kirsten Dunst met with Josh Hartnett. Together, the couple was about eight months. However, the pair is almost impossible to be seen together. In public, Kirsten and Josh appeared together only because of the promotion picture. Director Sofia Coppola insisted that the actress, along with her lover went to the prom, but she chose him classmate. In 2000, Dunst became elect Ben Foster. The couple met on the set of the film "Love Virus". Hero Ben, and indeed the young man was fascinated by the actress. However, even these relations Kirsten Dunst prefer to remain silent. In 2001, Kirsten begins dating the lead singer of Phantom Planet Alex Greenwald. She was a fan of his work. The couple went to concerts together, even the paparazzi repeatedly photographed kissing couple.
On the film "Spider-Man" Banst between Kirsten and Tobey Maguire broke sympathy. Young people began to meet secretly. The actress has not yet recognized that she had an affair with a colleague on the set. However, the paparazzi contend that that there is documentary evidence. The actress did not hide its relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal. The young man was the brother of Maggie Gyllenhaal, who worked with Kirsten on the painting "Mona Lisa Smile." Roman broke out immediately in 2003 and just instantly went out in 2004. The reason for the collapse was that Jake is a homebody, and vice versa Kirsten loves to walk and have some fun. In 2005, Kirsten Dunst began dating Orlando Bloom, whom she met on the set of "Elizabethtown." Two years later, the actress began to notice that in a society of Adam Brody, then, along with Adrian Grenier, and then did the lead singer with the British rock group «Razorlight» Johnny Borrell. In 2010, elected Kirsten became Rilo Kiley drummer Jason Bouzel. A pair of first noticed at a concert in New York, and then repeatedly met in the streets.
Dunst achieved fame for her portrayal of Mary Jane Watson in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy (2002–07). Since then, her films have included the romantic comedy Wimbledon (2004), the science fiction romantic comedy-drama Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and Cameron Crowe's romantic tragicomedy Elizabethtown (2005). She played the title role in Sofia Coppola's biographical film Marie Antoinette (2006) and starred in the comedy film How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008). She won the Best Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival and the Saturn Award for Best Actress for her performance in Lars von Trier's Melancholia (2011). She starred in the second season of the television series Fargo in 2015, playing the role of Peggy Blumquist, a hairdresser who gets mixed up in a war between two crime families. Her performance garnered widespread critical acclaim, leading to her winning the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress and being nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie. In 2017, Dunst co-starred in her third collaboration with Coppola, the historical drama thriller The Beguiled.