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
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|The Conjuring||Jul 19, 2013||Lorraine Warren / Lorraine Warren||8.1|
|Higher Ground||Aug 26, 2011||Director / Corinne||7.0|
|Source Code||Apr 1, 2011||Carol Goodwin||7.7|
|Up in the Air||Dec 4, 2009||Alex Goran||7.4|
|Nothing But the Truth||Dec 17, 2008||Erica Van Doren||6.9|
|Joshua||Jul 6, 2007||Abby Cairn||6.1|
|The Departed||Oct 6, 2006||Madolyn||7.4|
|Down to the Bone||Nov 25, 2005||Irene||6.9|
|The Opportunists||Aug 11, 2000||Miriam Kelly||9.0|