Vera Farmiga
Vera Farmiga

Gender

Female

Known Credits

19

Vera Farmiga

Date of Birth: Aug 06, 1973

Birthplace:  Passaic County, New Jersey, USA

 

 

Biography

Vera Farmiga is an American actress who received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role opposite George Clooney in Up in the Air (2009). She was born Vera Ann Farmiga, second of seven children, on August 6, 1973, in Clifton (Passaic County), New Jersey, USA, to Ukrainian parents. She did not speak English until the age of six, and was raised in the strict Ukrainian Catholic home of her mother, Luba (Spas), a schoolteacher, and her father, Michael (Mykhailo) Farmiga, a computer systems analyst. Her younger sister is actress Taissa Farmiga. She attended a Ukrainian Catholic school, then went to public school.

Known For

Filmography

Godzilla 2

Godzilla 2

as Mother of Millie Brown's character

2018

The Conjuring 2

The Conjuring 2

as Lorraine Warren

2016

Special Correspondents

Special Correspondents

as Eleanor Finch

2016

The Conjuring

The Conjuring

as Lorraine Warren

2013

Bates Motel

Bates Motel

as Norma Bates

2013

Goats

Goats

as Wendy

2012

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth

as Erica Van Doren

2008

The Departed

The Departed

as Dr. Madolyn Madden

2006

Neverwas

Neverwas

as Eleanna

2005

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

as Jocelyne Jordan

2004

15 Minutes

15 Minutes

as Dahpne Handlova

2001

Return to Paradise

Return to Paradise

as Kerrie

1998

Never Forever

Never Forever

as Sophie Lee

1990

Burn Your Maps

Burn Your Maps

as Alise

1969