Knowledge Identifier: +Laura_Dern
Renny Harlin - He achieved critical acclaim the following year, 1991, when he produced "Rambling Rose", through his own recently formed Midnight Sun Pictures, for director Martha Coolidge which won him the Best Feature award at the 1992 Independent Spirit Awards and got his star and partner Laura Dern a Best Actress Oscar nomination at the 1992 Academy Awards
Dern starred as Dr. Ellie Sattler in Steven Spielberg's 1993 blockbuster "Jurassic Park"
She starred as Ruth in the 1996 satire "Citizen Ruth," the directorial debut of Alexander Payne
In 1997, Dern was featured in Widespread Panic's music video for their song, "Aunt Avis", which was directed by Dern's boyfriend and future fiancé, Billy Bob Thornton
While dating Thornton in 1999, she was cast as his love interest in his film "Daddy and Them", which includes Diane Ladd
Ben Harper - Harper began dating actress Laura Dern after they met at one of his concerts in fall 2000
Dern was part of the ensemble dramedy "Happy Endings" in 2005, and she appeared in the 2006 film "The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio"
In 2006, David Lynch and Dern reunited for "Inland Empire" and, in 2006, Dern had a supporting role in "Lonely Hearts"
Jurassic World - In December 2006, Laura Dern said she was open to the possibility of reprising her role as Ellie Sattler, but had not been contacted about appearing in the film
Katherine Harris - Katherine Harris was the subject of some popular skits on "Saturday Night Live", in which she was played by Ana Gasteyer; she was portrayed by actress Laura Dern in the 2008 film "Recount", which won Dern a Golden Globe for the role
Since then, Dern was seen in the independent 2009 drama "Tenderness" and, in 2010, she appeared in "Little Fockers", playing an advanced school principal who dated Owen Wilson's character Kevin Rawley
Star Wars: Episode VIII - In February 2016, with the start of filming, it was confirmed that del Toro was cast, while revealed that Laura Dern and Kelly Marie Tran had been cast in unspecified roles
Jurassic Park - In March 2017, Laura Dern commented, "As I said to the people who are making the new series, 'If you guys make a last one, you gotta let Ellie Sattler come back
In 2018, she brought activist Mónica_Ramírez to the 75th Golden Globe awards as a guest