There’s something undeniably creepy about a thirteen-year-old girl dressed in thousands of dollars worth of sophisticated couture, staring out at you like she knows your soul’s deepest secrets. Why are you looking at me like that, Elle Fanning?? Go play with your toys!

But that’s sort of the essence of child actors, isn’t it? Little grownups who have no use for videogames and are wise beyond their years? Until we start CGI-ing kids’ roles in movies, here they must remain, staring. Always staring.

Anyway, here are some pictures of Elle Fanning from Marie Claire. She looks nice in them.[ITPGallery]