Wentworth Miller Biography, Age, Career & Net Worth

Who is Wentworth Miller?

Wentworth Miller is a well-known British-American actor who has made his best role as the character Michael Scofield in the famous television series “Prison Break.” His appearance and impressive talent have made him a remarkable figure in the acting profession and has attracted the attention of audiences all around the world. Through his scripting technique, he has received a good response for his work in television series and movies.

Personal Information

Name Wentworth Earl Miller III
Nickname Stinky, Went, Miller
Date of Birth 2nd June 1972
Age 51 years old
Nationality American
religion Christianity
Ethnicity Afro-American
Zodiac sign Gemini

Early Life

Wentworth Earl Miller III was born on June 2, 1972, in Chipping Norton, Oxford Shire, England. If we talk about his parents in detail he has disclosed to them, that his mother’s name is Joy Marie who is of Dutch and French origin while Wentworth’s father who is known by the name Wentworth Earl Miller II has an African-American background. Miller has also disclosed the names of his two younger sisters Gillian and Leigh.

Wentworth Miller was only one year old when his family moved to Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York so that his father could pursue his job as an assistant district attorney which means Miller has dual citizenship he is always identified as American but he was born in England. If we talk about his early childhood he was raised in a multicultural house where he was involved in a variety of ethnicities.


Miller started his education by getting enrollment in Midwood High School, Brooklyn but studied for a short time there he moved to Sewickley, Pennsylvania to study his higher education at Quaker Valley Senior High School. He didn’t show any interest in his education while making himself involved in extracurricular activities and became a member of his school club which was by the name AV club. In 1990, Wentworth got his enrollment at Princeton University and completed his graduation in an era.

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While coming towards Wentworth’s career so he started his acting journey with determination and made his enrollment in several famous production companies to get the role of performing character. His struggle made it possible for him to perform the role of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Popular. By showing his interest and his hardship in acting, he was able to get a breakthrough role in the Hallmark series “Dinotopia” in 2002, performing the character role of David Scott.

In 2003, Wentworth Miller was given the role of Anthony Hopkins’s character in the film “The Human Stain” which features his career. The performance made by Wentworth was a pivot for him in his career and it showed his abilities in the acting profession. Later on, completing this film he was given a role in an underworld film and had the opportunity to work in the Joan of Arcadia series.

In 2005, he became a rising star after making his best performance in Fox’s Prison Break playing the role of Michael Scofield. Through his success in this movie, he was nominated for several awards, including a Golden Globe award. Later wards he played the role of Captain Cold, which is commonly known as Leonard Snart in the series “The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow”. This series was cast from 2010 to 2016.

Media Controversy

During his career in the acting profession, Wentworth Miller became a part of many scandals. In 2010, he became a part of target for body shaming. Miller’s life has also drawn interest, especially about his sexual orientation. In 2013, he came out of prison as gay, and from that moment he became a part of rumors and conjectures about his romantic relationships.

Body Measurement

Height 6 feet 1inche (1.85 m)
Weight 77 kg (170 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye color  Blue
Feet size 12

Love Life & Affairs

If we take about his personal life their no detail about his relationship while various rumors and speculations have been made about him. Some of the famous American celebrities including Mariah Carey and Luke Macfarlane were seen with Miller. Wentworth Miller has never stated any relationship publicly in the media. In 2013, miller was seen on the media platform on which he stated his hardships and his experience but he is found to be single till now due to the hardship problems being faced by him.

Mentally Health Problems

In the Year 2013, Wentworth Miller stated on the media that he was mentally disturbed as he tried to make suicide attempts due to his sexual orientation but he did his best to recover himself and struggled with depression with the help of his friends and his platform. Currently, he is now supporting the mental health projects with the ‘Active Minds’ organization.

Social media

Wentworth Miller is not active on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He chooses not to maintain personal accounts on these platforms as of now.

Net Worth

If we talk about the net of Wentworth Miller his estimated net worth is $6 million as of 2024. As a famous and leading actor in this era, he has acted in several well-known movies and television series.

Net worth $ 6 million
Source of income Actor, producer

Interesting Facts

  • Wentworth Miller migrated to the United States at the age of eleven.
  • At the age of ten years old, he learned to speak more than one language which included English, French, German, Russian, and Spanish fluently.
  • Completing his graduation from Princeton University, Miller went on to Harvard University to get his master’s degree.
  • In 2013, Wentworth Miller penned the screenplay for the critically acclaimed movie Stoker.
  • Miller was the ex-teen crush from IT.
  • In 2006, he was listed by TV GUIDE as one of the Sexiest Men on Television.


When is the birthday of Wentworth?

June 2, 1972, was the birthdate of a British-American television actor.

What is his net worth?

The approximate amount of his net worth is $6 million.

What is Wentworth’s age?

As of today, June 2, 1972, he is 51 years old.

What is Wentworth’s yearly salary?

Miller makes an estimated $0.4 million a year in compensation.

What is Wentworth’s height?

Miller stands 1.85 meters (6’1″) tall.

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