We learned something interesting about the relationship between Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning Left Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage, RIght Photo by Matthias Nareyek/WireImage

They’ve known each other for years!

Dakota Fanning went on “Watch What Happens Live” with Andy Cohen and opened up about her friendship with Tom Cruise.

The actress, 22, co-starred with Cruise, 54,  in “War of the Worlds” when she was just 11-years-old, and they haven’t lost touch since.

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Fanning revealed that each year, Tom does one little thing to show her he still cares and is thinking of her.

“He has sent me a birthday gift every year since I was 11 years old. Beautiful gifts,” Dakota told Andy. “I always think, ‘Oh, when I’m 18, he’ll probably stop. Oh, 21, he’ll stop. But every year. It’s really kind.”

When asked what kind of gifts, Dakota disclosed that “it’s usually shoes.”

Lucky, girl!

Kamron Taylor About the author:
Kamron comes to Rare from Dayton Ohio where she was previously a food, culture and entertainment reporter for Cox Media Group Ohio. A Spelman College graduate, Kamron has also worked at CNN, WSB-TV in Atlanta, and Fox 2 News in St. Louis.
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