Meet Kirsten Dunst’s Son, James Robert Plemons: Interesting Details Here


James Robert Plemons is a star child who rose to fame as the son of an American actor Jesse Lon Plemons and an American actress, model and singer, Kirsten Caroline Dunst† Although the couple’s baby is only a year old, it has already attracted media attention.

While James’s father is popular for his prominent role in drama series like Friday Night Lights (2006-2011) and Breaking Bad (2012-2013), he also appeared in supporting roles in numerous films. Likewise, his mother is mainly famous for her role in Spider-Man. She is also a recipient of multiple Best Actress accolades, including the Cannes Film Festival Prize

Well, born of the parents who are Hollywood stars, James has to lead the most comfortable and lavish lifestyle. Being the youngest of the family, it’s no wonder he gets all the love and care from his relatives.

Look at the subheadings below to learn more about the newborn’s parents and siblings. Discover also how the life of the newborn is!


James Robert Plemons Birthday

Born in 2021, the famous son is only one year old. James’ birthday falls in early May, but his exact date of birth has not yet been revealed. In addition, Plemons is born into an American Native family and belongs to a white ethnic background.

Because his parents don’t want media interference in their children’s lives yet, the mother and father do their best to keep it quiet. The couple has also not yet posted a single photo of their son.

Both James Robert Plemons’ Parents Are Superstars

Speaking of James’ parents, both his mother Kirsten and father Jesse are popular faces in the media. The couple met on the set of fargo in 2016 and started dating after a year in 2017.

This may be surprising to many, but Plemon’s old man landed a part in the Coca-Cola commercial when he was only three and a half years old. Jesse later auditioned several times and landed small jobs. His hard work paid off when he finally appeared in the movies Varsity blues (1999) and All the Beautiful Horses (2000)

After his first prominent role in the film Children on their birthdaythe actor’s breakthrough was with Friday Night Lights, Breaking Bad and fargo.

James Robert Plemons' parents Jesse Plemons & Kirsten Dunst
James Robert Plemons’ mother Kirsten Dunst with his father Jesse Plemons; Instagram

Likewise, like his father, James’ mother started her career at the age of three as a child model in TV commercials. Her debut role was in the short film Oedipus by Woody Allens while her breakthrough role was in the horror drama interview with the vampire with co-actors Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt.

Anyway, she stood out more after her role as Mary Jane Watson in the hit superhero movie Spider Man† She has also been nominated for Academy Award, Primetime Emmy Award, and four Golden Globe Awards.

Plemon’s Mother Kirsten Dunst Reveals His Arrival

The actress first revealed the arrival of her second son, four months after his birth. She introduced him to the New York Times as “an angel.” The Spider Man star said,

“This is the newest man, the Big Kahuna. He’s an angel, but he’s a hungry angel. And a heavy angel.”

Although the couple had not officially announced they were pregnant with their second child, the mother showed off her baby bump during a photo shoot for W Magazine directed by Sofia Coppola.

Photo of James Robert Plemon's mother Kirsten Dunst pregnant with him
James Plemons’ mother Kirsten during the photo shoot for W Magazine
Source: Instagram

She starred in the photo shoot alongside other actresses Elle Fanning and Rashida Jones in Beverly Hills, which was shot by Zoe Ghertner. As the shoot’s arrangement lay on the floor, Dunst said:

“Every shot was on the ground. I was like, ‘I can’t get up.’

Until the photo shoot, Kirsten’s pregnancy news was kept secret. After a few months, she gave birth to her second son.

That said, we’ve yet to catch a glimpse of James’ appearance. Since the lovebirds took the time to show off their first child before, they may soon reveal the photo of their second child as well.

James Robert Plemons has an older brother

As we mentioned before, Plemons is his parents’ second child. Before his birth, his mother and father welcomed his older brother Ennis Howard Plemons on May 3, 2018.

James Robert Plemons has an older brother Ennis Howard Plemons
James Plemons Elder Brother Ennis Howard Plemons

The duo was then delighted to announce the arrival of their first child. Still, he didn’t make his first glimpse in the media until 15 months after his birth.

With an age difference of only three years between the Plemons brothers, they will become best friends when they grow old. Furthermore, the brothers and sisters grow up together in a pleasant environment.

James Robert’s mother and father are not married yet

Oh yes, you heard right. The couple is not married yet. Despite having two children in a row, the duo has yet to make a decision about their marriage. Nevertheless, the Plemon and Durst are engaged† Kirsten reportedly had a ring on her finger when she appeared at the Golden Globe Awards in January 2017.

However, the parents of two aren’t ready to walk down the aisle right now. The actor and actress said in an interview that they are “in no rush” to exchange vows. The Breaking Bad star told PorterEdit,

“But we’re about as married as you can get. We have a child together.”

Before the famous boy’s father and mother got engaged, Kirsten dated her On the Road co-star Garett Hedlund for four years. The ex-couple started dating in 2012 and broke up in 2016.

James Robert Plemon’s mother Kirsten Durst was in rehab

Many people know that Kirsten goes to rehab, but most of them interpreted the reality behind “why?” wrong. They made their own story, saying that she was a drug addict and an alcoholic while there to seek help for depression.

Absolute! The Spider Man star was at the Cirque Lodge Treatment Center in Utah for treatment for her depression. After coming back from there, the actress in e! Online said she “was having a hard time” and “had a chance to go somewhere and take care of herself”. She added that she was “lucky she had the resources to do it” and that her “friends and family thought it was a good idea too”.

The mother of two entered rehab in February 2008. One of her close friends even stated that she… PEOPLE

“She does drink and she has wild nights, but that was never the cause of her problems. She couldn’t get her depression under control.”

As of now, Dunst is “feeling stronger” and she says, “Depression is pretty severe and shouldn’t be gossiped about.”

James Robert Plemons living a Lavis life

Since both his parents are the most recognizable faces in Hollywood with millions of fortunes, the star boy must live the most comfortable life anyone could ask for.

As of 2022, James’ father Jesse Plemons has a net worth of $15 million while his mother Kirsten Dunst also earns millions with total assets of $25 million.


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