Dylan Penn

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Dylan Penn
Born Dylan Frances Penn
(1991-04-13) April 13, 1991 (age 23)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Model, actress
Years active 2013–present
Parents Sean Penn and Robin Wright
Modelling information
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[1]
Hair colour Dark blonde[1]
Eye colour Blue-green[1]
Measurements 34C-26-36 (US)[1]
Shoe size 7[1]
Manager DT Model Management (US)
Premier Model Management (UK)

Dylan Frances Penn (born April 13, 1991)[2] is an American model and actress. She is the only daughter and elder child of Sean Penn and Robin Wright.[3]

Early life[edit]

Wright had won the role of Maid Marian in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, but gave up the role due to her pregnancy with Dylan.[4] Penn was born in Los Angeles,[2] and raised in Ross, a town in Marin County.[5] She has a younger brother named Hopper Jack.[6] She attended Marin Academy.[7] Her parents' divorce was finalized in 2010.[8] Before modeling, Penn had worked delivering pizzas, as a waitress and as a freelance screenplay editor.[9] She also worked in New York as a restaurant hostess and an intern at an advertising agency.[10]

Public life[edit]

Penn gained public exposure when she dated Robert Pattinson in 2013.[11] According to Penn, the relationship was not serious.[10][12] Her first modeling billboards were for Gap in 2013.[13] Then she appeared in GQ in December 2013,[14] in W in January 2014,[12] and Elle in March 2014.[10]

E! Online reported on March 5, 2014, that Penn had declined a $150,000 offer to pose for the cover of Playboy.[5][15][16] However, she accepted an offer to pose for Tony Duran for the cover and a full layout in the seventh issue of treats!, which was released on April 8, 2014.[5][16] Although nude, Penn was not completely exposed, as she was partially obscured by a $6,000-plus Fendi bag in the cover photo and similar accoutrements in the interior layout.[5][17] Penn said that she had "always loved [Duran's] black-and-white nudes".[16] At the time of the issue's April 16 launch party in Los Angeles, she was filming The Condemned in New York.[5] The horror film, in which she plays a gang member living in a rundown building, is directed by Eli Morgan Gesner.[16][18] She stated that she was testing the waters in terms of acting.[16] Within weeks of the issue's release, Penn signed a new modeling contract with Premier Model Management to represent her in the United Kingdom.[13][19] Penn has noted that she only models to earn a paycheck. She aspires to be involved on the writing/directing end of the Hollywood business.[10]

On May 23, 2014, Maxim revealed its annual Hot 100 list,[20] which included Penn at #68.[21] Penn was also listed at #93 in the 2014 AskMen 99 Most Desirable Women list.[22] During the last weekend in June 2014, she filmed an undisclosed video project with Nick Jonas at the Hotel Alexandria.[23] In September 2014, Penn received a lot of attention for appearing pantsless alongside Poppy Delevingne in Rock Roll Ride, a video (referred to as a short film by some) directed by Julia Restoin Roitfeld, as biker chicks for shoe designer Stuart Weitzman during Paris Fashion Week. The pair modeled a wide variety of the latest boot designs.[24][25] It was the first female-directed ad campaign for the brand.[26]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Dylan Penn". DT Model Management. Retrieved July 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b MacMinn, Aleene (April 17, 1991). "Cradle Watch". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on March 9, 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2014. Dylan Frances Penn was born Saturday [April 13] at 10:49 p.m. at UCLA Medical Center. 
  3. ^ Fink, Mitchell (August 5, 1991). "The Insider". People. Archived from the original on 14 May 2012. Retrieved July 27, 2014. 
  4. ^ Georgiades, William (March 15, 2013). "Robin Wright: from fairy-tale princess to House of Cards über-bitch". Evening Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2014. 
  5. ^ a b c d e Tschorn, Adam (2011-04-17). "Treats magazine fetes Dylan Penn cover, inaugurates Club James". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  6. ^ White, Nicholas (December 27, 2007). "Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn Divorcing". People. Retrieved July 26, 2014. 
  7. ^ Collie, Mary (Fall 2009). "Sean Penn Visits Marin Academy". Marin Academy Nexus: 7. Retrieved July 26, 2014. 
  8. ^ Oh, Eunice (August 4, 2010). "Sean Penn and Robin Wright Finalize Their Divorce". People. Retrieved July 26, 2014. 
  9. ^ Jacobs, Mark. "Dylan Penn". V . Retrieved July 27, 2014. 
  10. ^ a b c d "Up Close With the Newest It-Girl: Dylan Penn". Elle. March 2014. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  11. ^ Loinaz, Alexis L. (September 26, 2013). "Robert Pattinson Is Dating Dylan Penn". People. Retrieved July 27, 2014. 
  12. ^ a b Lawrence, Vanessa (January 2014). "Dylan Penn: It Girl, It Trend: This Hollywood progeny keeps her cool even in chaos.". W. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  13. ^ a b Haylor, Molly (2014-04-29). "Dylan Penn signed to Premier". Elle UK. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  14. ^ "Sean Penn's Daughter, Dylan Penn, Is Gorgeous In GQ". The Huffington Post. 2013-12-19. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  15. ^ Malkin, Marc (2014-03-05). "News/Dylan Penn Naked? Playboy Offers Sean Penn and Robin Wright's Daughter Big Bucks to Strip Down". E!. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  16. ^ a b c d e Stern, Marlow (2014-04-09). "Dylan Penn, the Stunning Daughter of Robin Wright and Sean Penn, Bares All". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 2014-08-31. 
  17. ^ Malkin, Marc (April 9, 2014). "Dylan Penn Naked! Sean Penn & Robin Wright's Daughter Strips Down for Magazine—See the Pics!". E!. Retrieved July 30, 2014. 
  18. ^ Malkin, Marc (March 25, 2014). "The Face's Lydia Hearst to Terrorize Dylan Penn in New Horror Movie". E! Online. Retrieved July 26, 2014. 
  19. ^ "Dylan Penn's new modelling deal". Belfast Telegraph. 23 April 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014. 
  20. ^ Sieczkowski, Cavan (2014-05-23). "Maxim's 2014 Hot 100 List Is Here And Candice Swanepoel Is At The Top". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2014-07-10. 
  21. ^ "Maxim Hot 100 2014". Maxim. 2014-05-23. Retrieved 2014-07-10. 
  22. ^ "Top 99 Most Desirable Women: 2014 Edition: #93 Dylan Penn". AskMen. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  23. ^ Malkin, Marc (2014-07-01). "News/ Nick Jonas Gets "Steamy" With Dylan Penn". E!. Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  24. ^ Peppers, Margot (2014-09-30). "These boots were made for riding! Dylan Penn and Poppy Delevingne play biker chicks in new short film for Stuart Weitzman". Daily Mail. Retrieved 2014-10-06. 
  25. ^ Carlson, Jane (2014-09-29). "Dylan Penn Dishes on Stuart Weitzman's New Short Film (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2014-10-06. 
  26. ^ Holmes, Sally (2014-09-29). "Poppy Delevingne and Dylan Penn Go Pantsless for Stuart Weitzman". Elle. Retrieved 2014-10-06.