Dakota Fanning Reminisces About Working With Brittany Murphy: "She Was Such a Ray of Light"

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Even as we near two decades since its release, Uptown Girls is still widely beloved and regarded as a testament to the Brittany Murphy's boundless charm, as well as her chemistry with Dakota Fanning, who was just eight years old at the time. In a recent virtual appearance on Watch What Happens Live, Dakota briefly reminisced about working with the late actress on the feel-good film.

On what she learned from Brittany, Dakota told host Andy Cohen, "Oh man. She just taught me to always have fun." Dakota continued, "She was such a ray of light, and had such a playful spirit. She made every day special for me. She was so wonderful." Watch the heartwarming moment at around 2:11 in the interview clip above.