15 Times Dakota Johnson's Smile Stopped Us in Our Tracks

Maressa Brown | Sep 25, 2016 Movies

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Dakota Johnson has stolen our hearts since being cast as Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades of Grey. But the actress, who is continuing to rule Hollywood by scoring roles in other major flicks like Black Mass and How to Be Single, is constantly showing us just how charismatic she is.

Whether she's on the red carpet for one of her film premieres or sitting front row at a fashion show, it's hard to take your eyes off the actress. Here, 15 times her smile positively lit up the room.


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  • Hosting 'SNL'

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    While doing press for the premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey in February 2015, Dakota Johnson hosted Saturday Night Live and stole audiences' hearts with her knack for comedy.

  • On 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

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    While promoting her film with Johnny Depp, Black Mass, Dakota cracked up -- and looked gorgeous, per usual -- on The Tonight Show. 

  • Stepping Out in Hollywood

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    Stepping out at the Hollywood Foreign Press Grants Banquet in August 2015, Dakota was positively glowing. Guess movie stardom will do that to you!

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  • Stepping Out in NYC

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    The actress looked ever the fashionista leaving her hotel in Tribeca just a month after the premiere of Fifty Shades.

  • Posing With a Fan

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    Dakota looked down-to-earth and downright gleeful as she posed with a fan at the first screening of Fifty Shades of Grey.

  • The Ingenue's Big Debut

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    Dakota Johnson's smile was brighter than all of the lights at the Fifty Shades of Grey UK premiere. It's really no wonder! She looked like -- and surely felt like -- an absolute goddess that night.

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  • On the Set of 'How to Be Single'

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    Dakota looked relaxed and happy, stepping out in a super-casual outfit and sunglasses, on the NYC set of How to Be Single.

  • At the BAFTA Awards

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    At the 2016 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards, Dakota looked majorly magnetic in a low-cut red gown. 

  • At the Met Gala With Riley Keough

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    While wearing a whimsical black gown by Gucci, Dakota made quite the impression while hanging with one of her BFFs, Elvis's granddaughter Riley Keough, at this year's Met Gala.

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  • With Her Famous Mom & Dad

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    At the US premiere of How to Be Single, Dakota beamed between her movie star parents, Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson.

  • On the Pink Carpet

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    No doubt onlookers couldn't take their eyes off of Dakota when she lit up the pink -- yep, pink! -- carpet at the How to Be Single European premiere.

  • Happy in New York

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    Paparazzi caught Dakota looking chill and smiling from ear to ear as she headed out onto the streets of Manhattan. 

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  • Sophisticated Glamour

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    Dakota looked self-assured and beatific when she took Milan Fashion Week by storm in a layered claret midi dress at Gucci's Milan Fashion Week show in September 2015. 

  • Shooting 'Fifty Shades Darker'

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    The actress's brilliant smile lit up the whole beach while she filmed Fifty Shades Darker on the Cote de Azure.

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  • Shopping at a Vintage Store

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    Dakota was positively beaming while shopping at a vintage boutique in Milan recently. Gorgeous! 

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