You wouldn’t be entirely wrong to describe the celebrated whiplash star Miles Teller as talented and persistent. The movie star has managed to maintain his career in the entertainment industry for more than 15 years and has captured the hearts of millions of fans who can’t help but admire his amazing talent both on stage and on screen. Miles has also won several prestigious awards and successes during his acting career.
Miles Teller’s Biography, Age
Miles Alexander Teller was born on February 20, 1987, in Downingtown, Pennsylvania. He grew up with his sisters Dana and Erin. His father, Mike Teller, was constantly on the road due to his work as a nuclear power plant engineer, and his family had to follow him to cities such as New Jersey, Citrus County, Cape May, and Florida. As a result, young Miles lived a nomadic life during his formative years. Miles’ mother, Merry Teller, earned her living as a real estate agent.
Miles received his high school education at Lecanto High School, where he mastered drums and saxophone. He then began drumming in the church band of his local youth group. Miles is also a skilled guitarist and pianist.
The aspiring singer joined the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree. To further hone his acting skills, he enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute to study Method Acting.
Before his feature film debut, Miles Teller appeared in several short films. His film debut was made on the set of Rabbit Hole in 2010 after he was handpicked for the role of Nicole Kidman. In high school, Miles Teller starred in the school adaptation of Footloose, and in 2011 he was cast in the feature remake of Footloose, in which he played the same character he played in high school.
He also had a lead role in 21 & Over (2013), which was written and directed by Scott Moore and Jon Lucas. Miles became famous with his starring role in the movie The Spectacular Now. At the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, the rising star received the Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting for his outstanding role in The Spectacular Now.
In 2014, the aspiring entertainer starred in the comedy That Awkward Moment, in which he played the counterpart to Michael B. Jordan and Zac Efron. That same year, the versatile actor had another starring role in the critically acclaimed drama Whiplash. The highly acclaimed drama was performed in several theaters in October 2014 after its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival 2014. The young actor was nominated for several awards, including the BAFTA Rising Star Award, the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Actor, and the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture.
Miles Teller gained further fame when he appeared as Peter Hayes in the commercially successful movie Divergent from 2014. He also starred in the sequel to the film Insurgent (2015) and also appeared in the 2016 sequel Allegiant.
In the role of Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic, he was cast in 2017 for the remake of the comic film Fantastic Four in the role of Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic. He also appeared in 2016 in War Dogs, where he portrayed a real arms dealer named David Packouz. Miles Teller titled the 2016 Biopic Bleed for This, in which he was cast as boxer Vinny Paz.
Fiancée, Girlfriend or Wife?
Miles Teller is about to marry his long-time mistress, Keleigh Sperry. It was confirmed that the star of Whiplash asked the big question of his mistress while they spent a weekend on an African safari.
Miles and his swarm, who works as a model, have been a topic since 2013. Keleigh has stood by the actor through thick and thin, even when he was detained in San Diego for public intoxication, his girlfriend stood by him.
You always see the couple doing things together, they have also attended several events together.
Miles Teller’s Net Worth
Miles was extremely successful as an actor and has accumulated an impressive fortune from his career in the entertainment industry. According to a reliable source, the popular entertainer’s net worth totaled $12 million in a recent review. Considering that he has a long career ahead of him, this amount will surely increase in the future.