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[2001, on how studying with Sandra Seacat
has transformed her career and life] Through studying and through being raised on movie sets, I was surrounded by a lot of people who believed that the more tortured the person, the greater the artist. I always had a hard time understanding that, but thought, I guess that's the way it is. I thought that the more pain you experience, the better you'll ...
She beat out Helen Hunt
and Gwyneth Paltrow
, among others, for the role of Dr. Ellie Sattler in Jurassic Park
(1993). This was revealed to Dern herself, when she visited 'The Today Show' to promote the 3D re-release of the film in 2013. The audition tapes of the other actresses were shown to Dern, to which she responded "Well, I'm a lucky girl".