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Dakota Fanning Reflects on Working With the Late Brittany Murphy

Dakota Fanning Reflects on Working With the Late Brittany Murphy

Dakota Fanning is opening up about working with Brittany Murphy, who sadly died in 2009.

The 26-year-old Alienist star spoke about her experience filming 2003′s Uptown Girls during Watch What Happens Live on Wednesday night (July 15).

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In the film, Dakota played the 8-year-old Ray, with Brittany starring as her nanny, Molly.

“She just taught me to always have fun. She was, like, such a ray of light and had such a playful spirit. So I think, just, she made every day special for me. She was so wonderful,” Dakota said.

A few years ago, Dakota paid tribute to Brittany in a touching throwback post as well. Here is what she said about her then…

Watch Dakota Fanning remember Brittany Murphy

FYI: Dakota is wearing an In the Mood for Love jacket.

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