Vera Farmiga

Biography

Vera Ann Farmiga (born August 6, 1973) is an American actress and director. Farmiga made her film debut in the 1998 drama thriller Return to Paradise. This was followed by supporting roles in the 2000 romantic film Autumn in New York and the 2001 television series UC: Undercover. She was also cast in the 2001 thriller 15 Minutes. Her other film appearances and roles include the 2003 comedy Dummy, the 2004 drama Down to the Bone, the 2006 crime thriller The Departed, the 2007 horror Joshua, and the 2008 drama The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. Farmiga gained critical acclaim following her work in the 2009 comedy-drama Up in the Air, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Guild Actors Award. She also starred as Kate Coleman in Orphan in 2009. Her latest appearance was in the critically acclaimed 2011 thriller/action movie Source Code, as Capt. Colleen Goodwin.

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Vera Ann Farmiga (born August 6, 1973) is an American actress and director. Farmiga made her film debut in the 1998 drama thriller Return to Paradise. This was followed by supporting roles in the 2000 romantic film Autumn in New York and the 2001 television series UC: Undercover. She was also cast in the 2001 thriller 15 Minutes. Her other film appearances and roles include the 2003 comedy Dummy, the 2004 drama Down to the Bone, the 2006 crime thriller The Departed, the 2007 horror Joshua, and the 2008 drama The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. Farmiga gained critical acclaim following her work in the 2009 comedy-drama Up in the Air, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Guild Actors Award. She also starred as Kate Coleman in Orphan in 2009. Her latest appearance was in the critically acclaimed 2011 thriller/action movie Source Code, as Capt. Colleen Goodwin.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1973-08-06

Place of Birth Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://vera-farmiga.com/

Also Known As

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Commuter
2016 The Conjuring 2 as Lorraine Warren
2016 Special Correspondents as Eleanor Finch
2014 Lennon or McCartney as Herself (archive footage)
2014 The Judge as Samantha 'Sam' Powell
2013 Closer to the Moon as Alice
2013 The Conjuring as Lorraine Warren
2013 At Middleton as Edith
2013 Bates Motel(41 episodes) as Norma Bates
2012 Goats as Wendy
2012 Safe House as Catherine Linklater
2011 Higher Ground as Corinne
2011 Source Code as Colleen Goodwin
2010 Henry's Crime as Julie
2009 Up in the Air as Alex
2009 Orphan as Kate Coleman
2009 The Vintner's Luck as Aurora de Valday
2008 Nothing But the Truth as Erica Van Doren
2008 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas as Mother
2008 Quid Pro Quo as Fiona
2007 In Tranzit as Natalia
2007 Joshua as Abby Cairn
2007 Never Forever as Sophie Lee
2006 Breaking and Entering as Oana
2006 The Hard Easy as Dr. Charlie Brooks
2006 The Departed as Dr. Madolyn Madden
2006 Running Scared as Teresa Gazelle
2005 Neverwas as Eleanna
2004 The Manchurian Candidate as Jocelyne Jordan
2004 Touching Evil as Detective Susan Branca
2004 Touching Evil(13 episodes) as Detective Susan Branca
2004 Iron Jawed Angels as Ruza Wenclawska
2004 Down to the Bone as Irene
2004 Mind the Gap as Allison Lee
2002 Love in the Time of Money as Greta
2002 Dummy as Lorena Fanchetti
2001 Snow White: The Fairest of Them All as Josephine
2001 UC: Undercover(13 episodes) as Alex Cross
2001 Dust as Amy
2001 15 Minutes as Dahpne Handlova
2000 Autumn in New York as Lisa
2000 The Opportunists as Miriam Kelly
1998 Trinity(1 episode)
1998 Return to Paradise as Kerrie
1997 Roar(13 episodes) as Caitlin
1997 Rose Hill as Emily Elliot
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes) as Herself
1990 Law & Order(1 episode) as Lindsay Carson
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode) as Emily Elliot
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Vera Farmiga
1900 Burn Your Maps as Alise

Directing

2011 Higher Ground … Director

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