Dakota Johnson is gearing up for the release of her highly anticipated film, Fifty Shades of Grey. The actress is on the March 2014 cover of ELLE magazine. On the cover shot by Carter Smith, Dakota is wearing a JOHN GALLIANO techno bonded dress with DONNA KARAN Signature collection sheer thigh tights and red suede MANOLO BLAHNIK sandals.
In the issue, she talks about playing Anastasia Steele, growing up with famous parents and more. Continue below to read some excerpts from Dakota's feature and to see her fashion spread. For more details, visit ELLE.com or pick up an copy when the issue hits newsstand on February 18th.
Embellished lace trench coat, rubber sandals, all Burberry Prorsum; Sheer thigh-highs, Donna Karan Signature Collection.
On growing up with famous parents:
"I think people, especially the press, like to pick on children of famous people and I think that’s fucking awful. Things get made up. It's so, so sad. And there's absolutely nothing you can do about it as a 16-year-old. You're like….Why? What did I do?"
Satin bandeau top, Jason Wu, Viscose-blend skirt, Missoni, PVC belt, Prabal Gurung, Sheer thigh-highs, Donna Karan Signature Collection, Lace and satin pumps, Christian Louboutin
Embellished cotton-blend coat, cotton and polyamide bra top, both, DSquared², Wool skirt, Narciso Rodriguez, Sheer thigh-highs, Donna Karan Signature Collection, Lace and satin pumps, Christian Louboutin