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Bryce Dallas Howard is an American film actress, writer and director. The daughter of director Ron Howard, she made her debut in her father's film PARENTHOOD and went on to small roles in films and stage appearances while completing her studies at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Her breakout film came via THE VILLAGE and then in the fantasy LADY IN THE WATER. She later appeared in Kenneth Branagh's film adaptation of the Shakespeare play AS YOU LIKE IT which earned her a Golden Globe nomination. In 2006, she co-wrote and directed the short film Orchids. She later played Gwen Stacy in 2007's SPIDER-MAN 3 and also played the Victoria character in TWILIGHT: ECLIPSE as well as wife to John Connor in 2009's TERMINATOR: SALVATION. Her most recent films include THE HELP and the comedy-drama 50/50. Her role as Claire Dearing in JURASSIC WORLD, the fourth installment in the Jurassic Park film series, helped make it the most financially successful film to date.