In 2013, Dakota Blue Richards was modeling for "Immortal Sorapol" AW13, it was a commercial based shoot for a new London-based fashion brand.
Dakota's father's nickname was Blue.
Before being awarded the role of 'Lyra' in The Golden Compass (2007), she was a fan of the His Dark Materials series, having read the books and gone to see the stage play in London.
Her mother is an American anthropologist.
Is a vegetarian.