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Wentworth Miller

Wentworth Earl Miller III (born June 2, 1972) is an English-born American actor who rose to stardom following his role as Michael Scofield in the Fox Network television series Prison Break. Born in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England, Miller is the son of American parents Joy Marie (née Palm), a special education teacher, and Wentworth Earl Miller II, a lawyer and teacher. Miller's father, a Rhodes Scholar, was studying at Oxford at the time of Miller's birth. Miller is of multiracial origin: his father is of African-American, Jamaican, English, German, Jewish and Cherokee descent, and his mother is of Russian, French, Dutch, Syrian and Lebanese ancestry. Despite his family's decision to move to Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York, at the age of one, Miller retains dual citizenship. He has two sisters, Leigh and Gillian. Miller attended Midwood High School in Brooklyn, New York. He was a member of SING!, an annual musical production that was started by Midwood. His family moved to Aleppo Township outside of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, where he graduated from Quaker Valley High School, in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania in 1990. He graduated from Princeton University completing his bachelor's degree in English Literature.

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Wentworth Miller -- I Tried To Commit Suicide

Wentworth Miller
I Tried to Kill Myself

Wentworth Miller tried to commit suicide multiple times because he couldn't handle keeping his sexual identity a secret.Miller revealed his dark secret at the Human Rights Campaign Dinner in… READ MORE >

Wentworth Miller Comes Out -- I'm Gay ... And I'm Stickin' It to Vladimir Putin

Wentworth Miller
I'm Gay Sticks It to Vladimir Putin

"Prison Break" star Wentworth Miller has just revealed he's a gay man ... in a statement that reads as a giant "F YOU" to Russia. The 41-year-old actor fired off a letter to the director of the… READ MORE >

- 240 days ago
'Prison Break' Star Lets It All Hang Out

'Prison Break' Star Lets It All Hang Out

It's been a little less than a year since "Prison Break" went off the air, but that hasn't stopped Wentworth Miller from becoming a big star.Rockin' a lot more, er, hair, the curvy 37-year-old… READ MORE >

- 1464 days ago
Garrison Co-Star Miller Calls Wreck "Horrific Mistake"

Garrison Co-Star Miller Calls Wreck "Horrific Mistake"

The "Prison Break" cast has remained fairly silent about the deadly DUI car crash caused by co-star Lane Garrison ... until now. insertBCSinglePlayer(1184669197);On Monday's episode of "The Ellen… READ MORE >

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Wentworth Miller: The Great Uniter

Wentworth Miller: The Great Uniter

As part of a spread in the latest issue of GQ Germany, Wentworth Miller says "My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone… READ MORE >

- 2424 days ago
Secrets From Behind Bars

Secrets From Behind Bars

The first season of 'Prison Break' will come to an end when the seaon finale airs tonight on FOX. Two of the show's stars, Wentworth Miller and Amaury Nolasco, are dishing about what we can expect… READ MORE >

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