Fifty Shades Star Dakota Joined By Mum At Premiere
Melanie Griffith poses with newly famous daughter at New York event...
The 24-year-old, who will play Anastasia Steele in the big-screen adaptation of EL James' erotic novel, joined Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson on the red carpet at the opening of Don Jon.
Directed by Gordon-Levitt, it sees the actor play the lead role as a porn addict from New Jersey who falls for ScarJo's character.
The movie also features Julianne Moore and Tony Danza.
And movie star Mel obviously approves of her daughter's big role, because she tweeted to congratulate her after the news broke.
She wrote: "My beautiful child Dakota has been chosen to play Anna Steele in 50 Shades!!! Look out world! Here she comes!!! #proudmama"
We told you earlier this week how an actress had spoken about the script she was sent for the role.