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: 85 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:
85 The Departed Oct 6, 2006 Madolyn 7.2
83 Up in the Air Dec 4, 2009 Alex Goran / Alex Goran 2.7
76 Down to the Bone Nov 25, 2005 Irene 6.9
74 Higher Ground Aug 26, 2011 Director / Corinne 7.1
74 Source Code Apr 1, 2011 Carol Goodwin 7.7
71 The Opportunists Aug 11, 2000 Miriam Kelly 9.0
69 Joshua Jul 6, 2007 Abby Cairn 6.1
68 The Conjuring Jul 19, 2013 Lorraine Warren / Lorraine Warren 8.2
65 The Conjuring 2 Jun 10, 2016 Lorraine Warren / Lorraine Warren 7.7
64 Nothing But the Truth Dec 17, 2008 Erica Van Doren 7.0
60 At Middleton Jan 31, 2014 Edith / Edith / Edith Martin 6.1
55 Quid Pro Quo Jun 13, 2008 Fiona 6.5
55 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Nov 7, 2008 Elsa - Mother 7.6
54 Return to Paradise Aug 14, 1998 Kerrie 6.9
52 Safe House Feb 10, 2012 Cast 6.7
49 Henry's Crime Apr 8, 2011 Julie 5.5
48 The Judge Oct 10, 2014 Cast / Samantha / Samantha / Samantha Powell 7.2
48 Dummy Sep 12, 2003 Lorena 8.7
47 Closer to the Moon Apr 17, 2015 Alice 6.0
42 Orphan Jul 24, 2009 Kate Coleman 8.8
41 Running Scared Feb 24, 2006 Teresa Gazelle 8.8
41 Dust Aug 22, 2003 Amy 8.0
38 Goats Aug 10, 2012 Wendy 6.9
36 Special Correspondents Apr 29, 2016 Eleanor / Eleanor Finch 4.8
34 15 Minutes Mar 9, 2001 Daphne Handlova 5.4
30 Love in the Time of Money Nov 1, 2002 Greta 1.0
24 Autumn in New York Aug 11, 2000 Lisa Tyler 7.2
tbd Godzilla: King of the Monsters Mar 22, 2019 Cast tbd
tbd Burn Your Maps TBA Alise tbd
tbd The Commuter Jan 12, 2018 Cast tbd
tbd Captive State Aug 17, 2018 Cast tbd