Laura Elizabeth Dern born on February 10, 1967 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. She is an American actress, film director and producer. Dern has acted in such films as Smooth Talk (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Fat Man and Little Boy (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), Jurassic Park (1993) and October Sky (1999). She has won awards for her performance in the 1991 film Rambling Rose, for which she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She was awarded a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her portrayal of Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris in the film Recount (2008).
Her latest Hollywood release is Meet the Parents: Little Fockers where she is performing along with Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo, Barbra Streisand, Harvey Keitel, Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Alba.