Wentworth Miller Biography
Wentworth Miller (Wentworth Earl Miller III) was born on 2nd June 1972 in Chipping Norton, United Kingdom. He is a model, screenwriter and actor known for his role as Michael Scotfield in Prison Break.
Wentworth Miller Age
- He was born on 2nd June 1972 ( 45 years as at 2017)
Wentworth Miller Ethnicity
In 2003 he said that his father is of African-American, Jamaican, German, and English ancestry; his mother is of Russian, French, Dutch, Syrian, and Lebanese ancestry.
Wentworth Miller Movies
- 2014: The Loft
- 2010: Resident Evil: Afterlife
- 2003: The Human Stain
- 2003: Underworld
- 2013: Stoker
- 2009: Prison Break: The Final Break
- 2016: The Disappointments Room
- 2005: Stealth
- 2001: Room 302
- 2004: The Confession
- 2012: High School Reunion Terror
Wentworth Miller TV Shows
- 2005 – 2017: Prison Break
- Since 2014: The Flash
- Since 2016: Legends of Tomorrow
- Since 2002: Dinotopia
Wentworth Miller Legends of Tomorrow
He plays anti-hero Captain Cold (aka Leonard Snart) on both The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow opposite his Prison Break co-star Dominic Purcell for the past three years. Captain Cold originally sacrificed himself to save his fellow Legends of Tomorrow two seasons ago, but a more overtly villainous version of the character from an alternate timeline has since recurred on all of the DC TV shows.
On 5th November 2017 he announced through instagram that he was leaving both ‘The Flash’ and ‘DC Legends of Tomorrow’.
“Currently shooting some of my final episodes as ‘Captain Cold/Leonard Snart’ on the CW’s Legends
of Tomorrow and The Flash,I’ve had a tremendous time playing this character. It’s been an opportunity, an education, and a f**king blast.” he wrote.
Wentworth Miller Prison Break/ Prison Break Michael
In 2005 he was cast as Michael Scofield in Fox Network’s television drama Prison Break. He played the role of a caring brother who created an elaborate scheme to help his brother, Lincoln Burrows (Dominic Purcell) escape death row after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. His character had a full upper body (front and back) tattoo. Covering both the front of Miller’s torso and his back, along with both arms from shoulders to wrists.The show was finished in 2009 after four seasons, but a new nine-episode fifth season was released April 4, 2017 with Miller reprising his role.
Wentworth Miller Coming Out
In August 2013 he came out as gay when he posted a letter on GLAAD’s website declining an invitation to attend the Saint Petersburg International Film Festival because he felt “deeply troubled” by the Russian government’s treatment of its gay citizens (referring to Russian LGBT propaganda law enacted the previous June which banned “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations”). Miller wrote that he “cannot in good conscience participate in a celebratory occasion hosted by a country where people like
myself are being systematically denied their basic right to live and love openly”.
Wentworth Miller Depression
In a 2016 Facebook post, he revealed that he “[had] struggled with depression since childhood.
It’s a battle that’s cost [him] time, opportunities, relationships, and a thousand sleepless nights.” He made this emotional post in reaction to a meme of himself which poked fun at his weight gain in 2010. Miller said that his weight gain was due to him finding comfort in food as he was suicidal.
Wentworth Miller Parents/ Family
His parents are Roxann (née Palm), a special education teacher, and Wentworth E. Miller II, a lawyer and teacher. He has two sisters
Wentworth Miller Father
His father, Wentworth E. Miller II, is a lawyer and teacher. During Miller’s birth his father Leigh and Gillian. was studying at Oxford. He is of African-American, Jamaican, German, and English ancestry.
Wentworth Miller Brother
He doesn’t have a real brother but his character Michael Scofield on prison have a brother Lincoln Burrows (Dominic Purcell) who he helps escape death row after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit.
Wentworth Miller Wife
He is gay, therefore he doesn’t have a wife. In Prison Break; The Final Break he was married to Sara.