Mia Farrow, born 28 February 1945 in Los Angeles, California, U.S., is the daughter of the director John Farrow and the actress and Tarzan-girl Maureen O’Sullivan. She debuted at the movies in 1959 in very small roles but was noticed for the first time in the film Rosemary’s Baby (1968) by Roman Polanski. A few years later she married him and had two children, unfortunately she discovered later that he had raped one of their daughters…. [continue reading] The Famous Mia Farrow: Daughter of John Farrow and Maureen O’Sullivan
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Born on February 9th, 1945 in Los Angeles, California to Irish immigrant parents. She grew up with her five siblings in Washington, D.C. and New York City before moving to London with her family when she was 11 years old.
A Breakthrough with Rosemary’s Baby
In 1965, she married Frank Sinatra’s associate, record producer, arranger and conductor André Previn. They had three children before divorcing in 1979. In 1980, she was introduced to Eastern mysticism by her friend Mia Hammett. There followed a more focused involvement with Soka Gakkai International during which time she donated $1 million to buy land in Africa for a new Peace Center; it is now called Mia Farrow Peace Center and lies at Soka University’s site.
Later Career Highlights
In 1991, Farrow starred in Woody Allen’s film Shadows And Fog. In 1996, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in her performance as Rosemary Woodhouse. In 1997, director Wes Anderson cast her in his film The Royal Tenenbaums. She appeared in Tim Burton’s 2001 film Planet Of The Apes and then she acted with Alec Baldwin again in 2002’s Martin Scorsese film Gangs Of New York. In 2004, she had a supporting role opposite Matt Dillon in Crash. From 2006 to 2007, she had a recurring role on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Dr.
Her Personal Life
She married Frank Sinatra when she was 21 years old in 1966, but that ended in 1970. They had one daughter together, actress Mia Farrow (born in 1968). She then had a relationship with Andre Previn from 1973-1976. In 1978, she married André Previn, who was nineteen years her senior; they divorced two years later. In 1980 she met Woody Allen who also wrote and directed films such as Annie Hall (1977), Manhattan (1979) and Hannah & Her Sisters (1986). They married in 1987 and started dating shortly after meeting each other again. They have one son together named Satchel O’Sullivan Farrow born on August 4th 1987 although some sites say he was born on June 15th 1988.
Why Was She in The Watcher?
The movie The Watcher (2000) is an American mystery thriller film directed by Joe Charbanic in which she appears as a hidden daughter, named Pearl. In addition to Mia, there are other actresses who appear in that film such as James Spader, Marisa Tomei and Keanu Reeves. She was a participant in many TV programs, including Desperate Housewives (2004), for which he was nominated twice for a Golden Globe. In 1992 she married Woody Allen. From that marriage were born adopted children Dylan Farrow (who claims having been sexually abused by her father) and Moses Affonso . They separated two years later. Currently lives with his partner in Connecticut . Has won four Oscars out of 10 nominations and six BAFTAs out of 26 nominations .
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Mia’s father, John Farrow, was an Irish-born film director who established his career in Hollywood. He directed some notable films such as The Big Clock (1948), My Foolish Heart (1950) and many other hit movies. He married Maureen O’Sullivan in 1940, a beautiful Irish actress. Their marriage did not last long after they got divorced in 1945 because they had a heated argument during which he slapped her. She ran off to Reno with their child Mia from where she immediately filed for divorce.