Vera Farmiga

Biography: Vera Farmiga, born in New Jersey, entered the world on August 6th 1973. Throughout her childhood, she lived in a Ukrainian-American community. She did not know how to speak English until she was 6. She attended a Ukrainian Catholic grade school and a American high school. At a young age, she also took up Ukrainian folk dancing.

She went to Syracuse University's School of Performing Arts. Learning how to be a better actress, Vera got her first major gig as Caitlin in the action-packed FOX show, Roar. After a few plays and minor movie roles, she got a major role opposite Meryl Streep in the acclaimed 2004 remake of The Manchurian Candidate.

Vera married Sebastian Roché in 1997. This ended in a divorce in 2005.

Vera Farmiga's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 55
Highest Metascore: 86 The Departed
Lowest Metascore: 24 Autumn in New York
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 25
  2. Negative: 4 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
47 Closer to the Moon Apr 17, 2015 Alice tbd
48 The Judge Oct 10, 2014 Cast / Samantha / Samantha / Samantha Powell 7.2
60 At Middleton Jan 31, 2014 Edith / Edith / Edith Martin 5.7
52 Safe House Feb 10, 2012 Cast 6.7
49 Henry's Crime Apr 8, 2011 Julie 5.0
42 Orphan Jul 24, 2009 Kate Coleman 8.5
55 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Nov 7, 2008 Elsa - Mother 7.6
55 Quid Pro Quo Jun 13, 2008 Fiona 6.5
41 Running Scared Feb 24, 2006 Teresa Gazelle 9.0
48 Dummy Sep 12, 2003 Lorena 9.0
41 Dust Aug 22, 2003 Amy 8.0
54 Return to Paradise Aug 14, 1998 Kerrie 6.7