She was meant to be in Budapest filming, The Nightingale, with her elder sibling, Dakota Fanning, 26, playing her on-camera sister for the first time, before the COVID-19 pandemic.
But Elle Fanning has said she still feel grateful to have her sister around with her during lockdown and is ‘enjoying’ her company.’
The 22-year-old told DuJour magazine on Monday that while she lives with her mother and grandmother in California when not filming, Dakota, who usually lives in New York, has joined the pack.
Altogether: Elle Fanning revealed on Monday that she was enjoying isolating in Los Angeles with her sister Dakota, mom and grandmother
‘It’s a rare occasion that we get to be together. So we’re enjoying each other’s company,’ she said.
As for activities, Elle has been keeping busy by learning TikTok dances – although ‘she won’t post them,’ and even dyed her hair pink.
The Great actress also recently celebrated her 22nd birthday while in lockdown.
No fighting: ‘It’s a rare occasion that we get to be together. So we’re enjoying each other’s company,’ she said
The perfect cake! She told the publication that she listened to Taylor Swift’s song, 22, ordered Chinese food and enjoyed a strawberry shortcake from Big Sugar Bakeshop
She told the publication that she listened to Taylor Swift’s song, 22, ordered Chinese food and enjoyed a strawberry shortcake from Big Sugar Bakeshop.
Elle shared a photo of the impressive design on social media. The character from Strawberry Shortcake even had a facemask on.
Even the gifts behind the cake were wrapped in strawberries.
‘Anyone who knows me knows I loooove strawberries! My mom surprised me with the cutest most hilarious cake all thanks to @bigsugarbakeshop!’ she penned on social media.
‘Strawberry Shortcake celebrates her birthday in style, even during a pandemic!’
She knows best: Elle credited her mom for the surprise starwberry cake (pictured with mom Heather Joy Arrington in 2015)
Elle has also spent her extra rest time in the kitchen with her grandmother, Mary Jane Odum.
‘My grandmother loves hearty Southern food,’ she shared, adding: ‘I’ve always loved cooking and helping her in the kitchen.’
And while they’ve been ordering groceries together, poaching eggs and making lamb chops, Elle’s favorite is coming up with new ways to make a leftovers quesadilla.
Elle’s project, The Nightingale, was meant to be released on Christmas Day 2020.
However, due to the pandemic, filming has been put on hold for the time being.
Elle and real-life sister, Dakota, were to play on-screen sisters in the coming of age story set on the eve of World War ll.
Put on hold: She was meant to be in Budapest filming, The Nightingale, with her elder sibling, Dakota Fanning, 26, playing her on-camera sister for the first time, before the COVID-19 pandemic (pictured 2019)