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Dakota Blue Richards

​Ten thousand girls turned up for open auditions in Cambridge, Oxford, Exeter and Kendal for the role of Lyra Belacqua in the adaptation of 'His Dark Materials: Northern Lights'. In June 2006, twelve-year-old Dakota, a Londoner schoolgirl, was awarded the part after the casting directors' took a shine to her in the Cambridge auditions. Her mother is an American anthropologist.


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Born:
Apr 11, 1994 In Brighton, East Sussex, England
Movie/TV Credits:
11
First Appeared:
In the series Skins 2007-01-25
Latest Project:
movie ChickLit 2016-09-02
Known For
Poster of The Golden Compass
Poster of Skins
Filmography
Movie ChickLit Zoe 2016-09-02
Movie The Fold Eloise Ashton 2014-03-28
Movie The Quiet Hour Sarah 2014-09-07
Movie Girl Power Cass 2014-08-09
Series Lightfields Eve 2013-02-27
Movie Lightfields Eve 2013-02-27
Series Endeavour WPC Shirley Trewlove 2012-01-02
Movie Five Miles Out 2009-02-11
Movie The Secret of Moonacre Maria Merryweather 2008-09-06
Series Skins Francesca "Franky" Fitzgerald 2007-01-25
Movie The Golden Compass Lyra Belacqua 2007-12-04