Bryce Dallas Howard was born on March 2, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an American actress, filmmaker and director, known for Jurassic World (2015), The Help (2011) and Gold (2016). She has been married to Seth Gabel since June 17, 2006. They have two children. She is the eldest daughter of actor and director Ron Howard. She attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, but left before graduating to take on roles on Broadway.