Dafne Keen is a British-Spanish actress who is well known for her role as Laura Kinney/X-23 in the 2017 feature film, “Logan”. Keen also got recognition for portraying the role of Ani Cruz Oliver in the TV show, “The Refugees” and as Lyra Belacqua in HBO’s “His Dark Materials”.
She is also known as the daughter of well-renowned British actor, Will Keen and Spanish actress, Maria Fernandez Ache. Keen even has won awards including “MTV Movie & TV Awards” in 2017 and “Empire Awards” for Best Newcomer in 2018.
Besides, she is active on social media sites with over 388k followers on Instagram: @dafnekeen and over 50k followers on Twitter: @DafneKeen.
What is Dafne Keen Famous for?
- Famous for her role as Laura Kinney/X-23 in the film, “Logan”.
Where is Dafne Keen From?
Dafne Keen was born on January 4, 2005, in Madrid, Spain. Her birth name is Dafne María Keen Fernández. Her nationality is British-Spanish. Keen belongs to mixed ethnicity while Capricorn is her zodiac sign.
Born as the daughter to a Spanish mother, Maria Fernandez Ache, and British father, Will Keen, Dafne was raised in a family in a secular environment and was exposed to the world of entertainment since her childhood as her father, Will is a popular English actor who has worked in theatre and television shows while her mother, Maria is a popular Spanish actress, theatre director, and writer.
Her other family members also belong to different reputed professions as her paternal great-grandfather was Edward Curzon, while her aunts are poet Alice Oswald and writer Laura Beatty.
Belonging to a family with a background in entertainment, Dafne developed an interest in acting since her childhood that she began her professional career in acting at age of 9 in 2014.
Dafne Keen’s Career Highlights
- Dafne Keen started her career as an actress making her debut as Ana Cruz Oliver alongside her father in the BBC television series, “The Refugees” in 2014.
- She got her initial break when she co-starred with Hugh Jackman in the superhero film, “Logan” as Laura Kinney/X-23 in 2017.
- Two years later, in 2019, she landed with the lead role of Lyra Belacqua in the BBC/HBO television adaptation of the trilogy, “His Dark Materials”.
- In 2020, she played the title role of Ana in the comedy-drama film, “Ana” alongside Andy García.
- She then reprised her role as Laura in “The New Mutants” the same year.
- Besides, she also has modeled for magazines.
Dafne Keen’s Boyfriend
Dafne Keen is currently single. She seems to be more focused on her career rather than dating any boy at the moment.
Dafne Keen’s Net Worth
Dafne Keen has just started off her wholesome career with hit movies even so she has quite good earnings from her career as an actress. Having her career started since the year of 2014, Keen must have managed to earn a healthy fortune which is estimated to be around $250k.
Dafne Keen’s Height
Dafne Keen is a gorgeous lady with a well-maintained slim body physique in her late teens. She stands tall with a height of 5ft. (1.52m) while her body weighs around 42kg(93 lbs). She has a fair complexion with dark brown hair and brown eyes.