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: 54
Highest Metascore: 86 The Departed
Lowest Metascore: 24 Autumn in New York
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 27
  2. Negative: 5 out of 27
27 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
65 The Conjuring 2 Jun 10, 2016 Lorraine Warren / Lorraine Warren 7.9
68 The Conjuring Jul 19, 2013 Lorraine Warren / Lorraine Warren 8.2
74 Higher Ground Aug 26, 2011 Director / Corinne 7.1
74 Source Code Apr 1, 2011 Carol Goodwin 7.7
83 Up in the Air Dec 4, 2009 Alex Goran 7.4
64 Nothing But the Truth Dec 17, 2008 Erica Van Doren 7.0
69 Joshua Jul 6, 2007 Abby Cairn 6.1
86 The Departed Oct 6, 2006 Madolyn 7.2
76 Down to the Bone Nov 25, 2005 Irene 6.9
71 The Opportunists Aug 11, 2000 Miriam Kelly 9.0