Wentworth Miller is an American actor, model, producer and even a screenwriter with an estimated net worth of $4 million. He was born on June 2, 1972 in Oxfordshire. His mother is a special education teacher and his father is a lawyer and a teacher. His mother, Joy Marie, and his father, Wentworth Earl Miller II, are both Americans and were in the United Kingdom when their son was born. Though many people mistake him for a Caucasian man, he is actually half black. His father is African American and his mother is Caucasian. When he was only one, his family moved him to Brooklyn. He was a student there his entire life, and that is where he made it his business to get into the game of acting.
When he was in high school, he was in different productions. When he moved to Pennsylvania during his late teenage years, he finished school and then attended Princeton University. He graduated with an English Literature degree. He was part of an a cappella group, and he was part of several other clubs and memberships. When it was only 1995, Wentworth Miller made the decision to pursue acting as an actual career. Before that, he loved to do it but only did it for fun and with his school. There were plenty who were not sure he could make it, but he wanted to set out to prove them wrong and that is what he did. He began to make guest appearances in hit shows such as Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and many others. He was not famous yet, but he was working on it.
He went on to play in a number of small series and movies, and it wasn’t until he began starring in music videos for Mariah Carey that he became famous. A man by the name of Brett Ratner was the director of both, and he would go on to become the director in the pilot episode of the hit television show that made Wentworth Miller a household name; Prison Break. He was cast in 2005 as part of this show and it is really what made him famous. He starred in this series the entire time it was on, which was until 2009. He reprised the role for an episode in 2016. Now he has a main role in another new show called Legends of Tomorrow. He is looking to make a name for himself once more by starring in this one.
Wentworth Miller is a gay man, though he denied this for many years. It was not until 2013 that he made the announcement that he is a gay man, saying that he cannot live without letting the world know about him anymore. He admitted to attempting suicide more than once during his teen years because being a gay man during those times was not easy. He was shown ample love by his fans when he came out, and it’s been something he does not regret doing since he made the decision three years ago.
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