Elle Fanning


The Girl From Plainville Producer Reveals the “Ultimate Goal” of Telling This Complex Story

The Girl From Plainville is a dramatized retelling of the headline-making Michelle Carter case. See the show's producers and star Elle Fanning discuss bringing this complicated story to life.

May 26, 2022

The Girl From Plainville: Elle Fanning's Unrecognizable Transformation

Elle Fanning describes her incredible transformation into Michelle Carter, the girl who reportedly helped her boyfriend commit suicide, in Hulu's "The Girl From Plainville."

May 26, 2022


The Girl From Plainville's Colton Ryan Shares What He'd Tell Conrad Roy's Parents

Colton Ryan spoke to E! News about the complexities of Michelle Carter and Conrad Roy's relationship as portrayed by him and Elle Fanning in Hulu's The Girl From Plainville.

April 20, 2022

Elle Fanning Admits She Was the "Worst" to Big Sister Dakota Fanning When They Were Kids

In a new interview with Porter, Elle Fanning opened up about her relationship with big sister Dakota Fanning and discussed the possibility of sharing the big screen.

April 4, 2022

The True Story Behind The Girl From Plainville: Why Michelle Carter's Case Still Haunts

Michelle Carter spent 11 months in jail after a judge determined she played a role in Conrad Roy III's 2014 death by suicide. A new Hulu series revisits the disturbing case.

April 3, 2022


Elle Fanning's Transformation Into Michelle Carter Is Just as Complex as the Story Itself

Elle Fanning's makeup artist, costume designer and hairdresser detailed the efforts that went into transforming the Girl From Plainville actress into Michelle Carter.

April 2, 2022

Elle Fanning Knows All of Lea Michele's Glee Mannerisms After Girl From Plainville

On The Girl From Plainville, Elle Fanning performs a version of Lea Michele's "Make You Feel My Love" from Glee. See the extreme lengths she went to in order to prepare.

April 2, 2022

Elle Fanning Reveals How Michelle Carter's Texts Influenced The Girl From Plainville Portrayal

Elle Fanning, who stars as Michelle Carter in Hulu's The Girl From Plainville shared that she had access to the text messages Carter and Conrad Roy III's exchanged ahead of his 2015 death.

March 29, 2022

Conrad Roy's Mom Speaks Out About The Girl From Plainville

Elle Fanning and Colton Ryan will re-create the infamous suicide texting case in Hulu's The Girl From Plainville, premiering March 29. See what Conrad's mom had to say about the series here.

March 23, 2022

See Every Star at the 2022 Critics Choice Awards Red Carpet

Ahead of the 2022 Critics' Choice Awards, stars brought their fashion A-Game to the red carpet.

March 13, 2022

New The Girl From Plainville Trailer Shows Just How Complicated the Michelle Carter Case Was

Elle Fanning plays Michelle Carter in the new Hulu limited series, which tells the real-life story of Carter and her controversial court case. Watch the trailer now.

March 2, 2022


Elle Fanning May Be at the SAG Awards, But She Has Euphoria's Finale on the Brain

Elle Fanning may've been one of the big nominees at the 2022 SAG Awards, but all she cared about was the season two finale of Euphoria. See her red carpet shout out here!

February 28, 2022

Kerry Washington, Selena Gomez and More Best Dressed Stars at the 2022 SAG Awards

After COVID-19 cancelled last year’s red carpet, the biggest names in film and television brought their fashion A-Game the 2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards.

February 28, 2022

Elle Fanning Talks Finding Herself On "The Great"

"The Great" star Elle Fanning is a bit starstruck as she stuns in Gucci at the 2022 SAG Awards. Plus, she talks finding her voice through playing her character!

February 27, 2022

Elle Fanning Is a Tearful Michelle Carter in the First The Girl From Plainville Teaser

Hulu released the thrilling first teaser for the limited series The Girl From Plainville, starring Elle Fanning as Michelle Carter.

February 8, 2022

Elle Fanning Is Unrecognizable in First Girl From Plainville Photos

See Elle Fanning's transformation in the new Hulu series Girl From Plainville, based on the Michelle Carter texting-suicide case that gripped the nation.

January 20, 2022

It Was Obvious Catherine Would Fall for Peter But What's Next for The Great?

Elle Fanning's Catherine was destined to fall in love with Peter in The Great, but it's less clear how this romance will unfold in season three.

December 4, 2021


How The Great's Fashion Plays a Pivotal Role in Season 2's Storytelling

The Great's team of costume designers and hair-and-makeup artists play a large role in Catherine and Peter's ever-changing court.

November 21, 2021

"The Great" Star Gillian Anderson on Playing a Lighter Role

From "The X-Files" to Hulu's "The Great," Gillian Anderson reflects on what it's like to play a lighter role after acting in "so many dark things." Watch!

November 21, 2021


How Elle Fanning Transformed Into a Very Pregnant Catherine for The Great

Baby on board! The Great's wardrobe and makeup teams exclusively tell E! News how they gave Elle Fanning that pregnancy glow (and bump) for season two of the Hulu series.

November 19, 2021