Wentworth Miller Biography

Wentworth Miller

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Birth Name: Wentworth Miller
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Birth Country: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Birth Sign: gemini
Age:   45 Years
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Wentworth Miller, popular as Michael Scofield from the popular television series Prison Break is a famous actor, model screenwriter, and producer. Miller born in an upper-middle-class family as Wentworth Earl Miller III on 2 June 1972 in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, The United Kingdom to parents, Joy Marie Palm-Miller and Wentworth Earl Miller II. He holds Britain as well as an American citizenship. Regarding his ethnicity, he is a white British born actor. In August 2013, Miller revealed that he is a gay, posting a letter on GLAAD's website.

In 2007, he was once asked by InStyle magazine if he was gay and at that time he denied it. But in August 2013, he officially announced being gay. That time he also shared the deep sadness to the Russian government for their treatment to their gay citizens. The actor further added that he felt it hard to confess his sexuality.

Miller is rumored to be secretly dating Luke Mcfarlane, so far the actor has not affirmed the rumor but they were spotted in various places which might mean something. He recently reacted to funny fat jokes and proved fans wrong after appearing In-Shape for The Comic-con The Flash.

As per his professional career, after his graduated from Princeton University, he desired to pursue his career as an actor. He revealed that he began his acting career a long time ago but his starting days were full of failure. He played his first acting role in 1998 and that was in the television series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

The following year, he was seen in Time of Your Life, and he is still remembered for the famous TV series The Prison Break. His first starring role was in 2002 pulling out the role of an introvert and sensitive person, David Scott in ABC's mini-series Dinotopia. Following a few minor TV roles, in 2005 he was cast as Michael Scofield in Fox Network's Prison Break. Michael was a caring brother who steps up to help his brother Lincoln Burrows escape death row after being found guilty of a crime which he didn't commit. His role as Michael won his a 2005 Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Dramatic Series.

In July 2014, Miller was announced as one of the casts of The CW Superhero series The Flash, and he made his first appearance on the series in its fourth episode of the first season. He in recent days is busy with two famous series, The Legends of Tomorrow and The Flash. In 2015, he won the Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television for the Television series The Flash.

Miller earned a massive amount of salary for this TV shows and films. For portraying the role of Michale Scofield in Prison Break he made over $175 thousand per episode. As of 2018, his net worth is reported to be around $8 million which is increasing day by day.

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Born in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

1972 2nd of June

Wentworth Miller was from the upper middle class family born as Wentworth Earl Miller III in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England of United Kingdom to Joy Marie Palm-Miller and Wentworth Earl Miller II. He is he citizen of Britain and also of United States. He is of white ethnicity.


Graduated from Quaker Valley High School


He was first enrolled at Midwood High School in Brooklyn. However, his parents decided migrate to Pennsylvania, so he had to leave this school. Then in Pennsylvania, he joined Quaker Valley High School and from there he completed his high school education. 


Graduated from Princeton University


As soon as he completed his high school education, he joined Princeton University and majored in English literature. He earned his bachelor’s degree from this University in 1994. After that he desired to begin his acting career. 


Played his first acting role


It is said that he began acting since his childhood days. But the road way to his acting success was full of failure and hardship. He played his first acting role in 1998 and that was in the television series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.


Denied that he is gay


In 2007, he was once asked by the InStyle magazine if he is a gay and at that time he denied it. Till that time there was also no information about his personal life matters like his love affairs and as well as his sexual orientation. 


Honored by People Magazine


Besides being nominated in several prestigious awards and being honored with them, he has also been listed in several listings of the magazines. In 2007, he was listed in the People Magazine list of 100 Most Beautiful People in the World. 


Revealed that he is gay

2013 of August

In 2013, there was a huge feud in the Russian parliament. That time Russian government was treating harshly to their gay citizens and he felled sad for that. In August, 2013, he officially claims that that he is gay. These days, he is actively fighting for the gay rights. 


Won Academy of Science Fiction


Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. He has also once been honored with this award and that was for Best Guest Performance in a Television Series. 


Current Net Worth


Wentworth Miller earns the massive amount of money in his career. He earns good amount of salary and it is estimated that his current Net worth is around $8 million. 

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