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Vera Ann Farmiga is known as an American actress, director, and producer. She is most famous for her roles in the films, ‘The Conjuring’ and ‘The Departed’.


Vera Ann Farmiga was born on August 6, 1973 in Clifton, New Jersey. She was born to guardians Michael Farmiga and Lubomyra. Her mom was a teacher and her father was a systems analyst before shifting careers to landscaping. She has an older brother, Victor and five younger siblings, Alexander, Laryssa, Taissa, Stephan, and Nadia. All through her youth years, she experienced childhood in an isolated Ukrainian American community in Irvington. She wound up inspired by the universe of acting since her youth years.

For her education, Farmiga went to St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic School. Afterward, she graduated from Hunterdon Central Regional High School in 1991. She then graduated from Syracuse University.

Marriage, Husband, and Kids

Vera Farmiga was recently married to the French actor Sebastian Roche. They were seeing each other for a while before getting married in 1997. They separated in 2004 after not being able to work through their problems.

Farmiga is at present a happily married lady. She is married to American musician Renn Hawkey. In the wake of dating for a long time, the pair married on September 13, 2008. They have two children from this marriage, Fynn and Gytta Lubov. The marriage is going solid as there is no news or gossip about trouble in their marriage.

Acting Career and Net Worth

Farmiga at first made her entertainment debut with a little role in the 1997 TV motion picture, 'Rose Hill'. Furthermore, she assumed the role of Catlin in 'Roar'. She likewise featured in the TV film 'Law and Order' in 1998. Later around the same time, she was thrown in a role in the program, 'Return to Paradise'. Likewise, in 2000, Farmiga had a role in 'The Opportunists'. In 2001, Vera likewise featured in '15 Minutes' as Daphne Handlova. From that point forward, she has appeared in various different motion pictures and TV series. With everything taken into account, she has more than 50 credits as an actress.

Most of her fans know her as Lorraine Warren in the horror movie 'The Conjuring'. She has carved a niche in the horror genre because of her ability to play a strong female lead. Farmiga earned the Academy Award nomination in 2010 for her performance in 'Up in The Air' starring George Clooney. In June 2019, Farmiga starred in a horror film called 'Annabelle Comes Home'.

Date modified: Aug 9, 2020
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