Los Angeles Times’ Ministry of Gossip talked with Cherie Currie at Sundance about Dakota playing her in the film The Runaways:
For Currie, a mom and recovering addict, there was nobody but Fanning for the part.
“She’s a prodigy, she’s incredibly unique,” she said. “I think she deserves an Academy Award, I’m going to say that right now.”
Read the rest of the post here, including how a fake cherry tattoo foreshadowed Dakota’s starring role.