- Faith: Christian
- Career: Actress
- Birthday: February 10, 1967
- Accomplishments: Golden Globe Awards, Academy Awards
- Fun Faith Fact!: Dern's grandmother raised her, who was very religious.
Larua Dern's first performance was in the 1991 film Rambling Rose. Her role in the 2014 film Wild, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Her other film roles include Mask (1985), Smooth Talk (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Wild at Heart (1990), Jurassic Park (1993), Citizen Ruth (1996), October Sky (1999), I Am Sam (2001), Inland Empire (2006), The Master (2012), The Fault in Our Stars (2014), and Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017).