Bryce Dallas Howard

Bryce Dallas Howard is an American actress and director. She first gained recognition as an actress in New York City theater and in the starring role of the 2004 film The Village. Her first major roles included Lady in the Water (2006), Spider-Man 3 (2007), Terminator Salvation (2009) and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010). Howard received a Golden Globe nomination for the 2006 film As You Like It (2006) and achieved critical acclaim in the 2011 film The Help. Her most famous films include Jurassic World (2015), Pete's Dragon (2016), Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) and Rocketman (2019). She is also known for directing, including episodes of The Mandalorian (2019-Present) and The Book of Boba Fett (2022). Howard is the daughter of actor and filmmaker Ron Howard.
Bryce Dallas Howard
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Bryce Dallas Howard
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Who does Bryce Dallas Howard play in 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'?

Bryce Dallas Howard made one of her earliest film appearances in the 2000 movie 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas,' which was directed by her father, Ron Howard. Bryce Dallas Howard appears in the minor role of "Surprised Who" and is distinguishable by her red hair.

How old was Bryce Dallas Howard in 'The Village'?

The film 'The Village' premiered on July 26, 2004 when Bryce Dallas Howard was 23 years old.

Who is Bryce Dallas Howard married to?

Bryce Dallas Howard married actor Seth Gabel, who is best known for starring on the television series 'Fringe' (2010-2014) in 2006. They have two children.

Was Bryce Dallas Howard really named after where she was conceived?

Bryce Dallas Howard has confirmed the story that her parents, actor Ron Howard and writer Cheryl Alley, gave her the middle name "Dallas" because she was conceived in Dallas, Texas. Ron Howard originally shared the story behind his daughter's name on an episode of 'Late Night with David Letterman.'

What character did Bryce Dallas Howard play in 'Twilight'?

In the 2010 movie 'The Twilight Saga: Eclipse,' Bryce Dallas Howard portrays the character Victoria, who is a vampire. The character was previously portrayed by actress Rachelle Lefevre in the movies 'Twilight' (2008) and 'The Twilight Saga: New Moon' (2009).

Which episodes of 'The Mandalorian' did Bryce Dallas Howard direct?

Bryce Dallas Howard has directed two episodes of the Disney+ series 'The Mandalorian' (2019-Present). She directed the season 1 episode "Chapter 4: Sanctuary" and the season 2 episode "Chapter 11: The Heiress." Howard also directed an episode of the spin-off series 'The Book of Boba Fett' (2022), "Chapter 5: Return of the Mandalorian."

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Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt Joke They 'Sneakily Stole' Non-Scripted Kisses in Jurassic World
"We're just very compatible," Bryce Dallas Howard said of her chemistry with Jurassic World Dominion costar Chris Pratt
Ron Howard Officiates Daughter Paige's Wedding and Her Sister Bryce Dallas Howard Is Bridesmaid
Paige Howard, 37, married actor and artist Tim Abou-Nasr in a ceremony over the weekend which Bryce Dallas Howard called "a truly magical day"
Chris Pratt Says Jurassic World Dominion Is the 'End of This Franchise': 'Very Much a Finale'
Chris Pratt says that the new and "legacy" casts' "storylines [converge] in a way that is very much a finale" in Jurassic World Dominion, out June 10
Bryce Dallas Howard Says She 'Subconsciously' Chooses Projects Her Kids Will Get Excited About
"Because they're making sacrifices as well," the actress tells PEOPLE of her kids
Bryce Dallas Howard Says It Was 'Surreal' to Film Jurassic World Dominion with the Original Cast
The Jurassic World Dominion actress tells PEOPLE, "I am really glad, if anyone's going to go through a pandemic together, that I got to do it with Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum and Sam Neill"

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