Dakota Johnson, age 16, is the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson. She is the first daughter of a former Miss Golden Globe to ever be selected. She is also the first Miss Golden Globe to have two Golden Globe-winning parents. A five-time Golden Globe nominee, Melanie Griffith received the Golden Globe as Best Actress (comedy or musical) for "Working Girl." Don Johnson received the Golden Globe as Best Actor in a Television Series (drama) for "Miami Vice."
"We are delighted to have Dakota Johnson uphold the family tradition and help us celebrate the 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards," said Berk at the announcement. "The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Board of Directors was unanimous in the decision to select this enchanting second-generation performer."
Dakota Johnson currently resides in Southern California.
Previous Miss Golden Globe honorees include Laura Dern (daughter of Diane Ladd and Bruce Dern), Joely Fisher (daughter of Connie Stevens and Eddie Fisher), Melanie Griffith (daughter of Tippi Hedren) and last year's honoree Kathryn Eastwood (daughter of Clint Eastwood).
Nominations for The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards will be announced at 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 13 at the Beverly Hilton. The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards will take place Monday, January 16, 2006 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel with a live telecast airing on NBC at 8 PM (EST) and produced by dick clark productions in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Allen Shapiro and Barry Adelman are executive producers. Chris Donovan is director. Al Schwartz is consulting producer. Ken Shapiro is producer. Ron Weed is co-producer.
MISS AND/OR MR. GOLDEN GLOBE 1963 Eva Six (movies) Donna Douglas (television) 1964 Linda Evans 1971 Ann Archer 1972 Pamela Powell 1973 Kelley Miles 1974 Linda Meikle John 1975 Melanie Griffith 1976 Lisa Farringer 1977 Nicole Ericson 1978 Elizabeth Stack 1979 Stephanie Haymes 1980 Kim Karath 1981 Rosanne Katon 1982 Laura Dern 1983 Lori Leonelli & Rhonda Shear 1984 Anita Finch 1985 Lisabeth Shatner 1986 Calista Carradine 1987 Candace Savalas 1988 Gigi Garner 1989 Kyle Aletter 1990 Katharine Kramer 1991 Kaitlin Hopkins 1992 Joely Fisher 1993 Erin Hamilton 1994 Alex Martin 1995 John Clark Gable 1996 Jaime Nicole Dudney & Freddie Prinze Jr. 1997 Kehly Sloane 1998 Clementine Ford 1999 Tori Reid 2000 Liza Huber 2001 Katie Flynn 2002 Haley Giraldo 2003 Dominik Garcia-Lorido & A.J. Lamas 2004 Lily Costner 2005 Kathryn Eastwood 2006 Dakota Johnson