The 50-year-old American veteran actress, Mira is a married woman. She tied the knot with actor Christopher Backus on June 11, 2004, at the Santa Barbara, California, courthouse.
The couple got married after dating him for several months in August 2003. Together, they also welcomed two daughters Mattea Angel and Lucia, and two sons Johnny Christopher King and Holden Paul Terry Backus.
Prior to her marriage, Mira was in a relationship with director Quentin Tarantino from 1996-1998. Additionally, she was also linked up with Marc Anthony, Kevin Costner, and Olivier Martines. Since their marriage, Mira and Christopher have maintained a perfect relationship between them.
Moreover, she has never involved in any extramarital affairs to date. Currently, the married pair is enjoying their company and living beautifully.
Mira Sorvino is an American actress. She came into the spotlight after winning the Oscars and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Linda Ash in 1995 movie Mighty Aphrodite.
Furthermore, she has also appeared in a couple of more hit films such as Mimic, Lulu on the Bridge, The Replacement Killers, Summer of Sam, and few more.
Mira Sorvino: Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Mira was born on September 28, 1967, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. She is the daughter of Lorraine Ruth Davis and Paul Sorvino.
She has two siblings, Michael and Amanda. Talking about her nationality, she is American and her ethnicity is mixed. From the beginning of her childhood, she had a keen interest in acting and writing.
Concerning in her education, she completed her high school from the local school. Later, she attended Harvard University for one year as an exchange student with CIEE in Beijing, China.
Back in 1989, Mira completed her graduation from Harvard magna cum laude with a degree in East Asian studies.
Mira Sorvino: Career, Net Worth, and Awards
Mira began her acting career from the 1985 film The Stuff. However, she made her major screen appearance in the teen television series Swans Crossing. Prior to acting in the 1993 film Amongst Friends, she got the post of third assistant director, casting director, and then assistant producer.
She came into the spotlight after winning the Oscars and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Linda Ash in 1995 movie Mighty Aphrodite. In 1996, she also portrayed the role of Marilyn Monroe in the 1996 HBO film Norma Jean & Marilyn. Moreover, she also got a nomination for a Golden Globe.
Additionally, she landed a lead role in the 1997 horror movie Mimic. Furthermore, she has also appeared in a couple of more hit films such asMimic, Lulu on the Bridge, The Replacement Killers, Summer of Sam, and few more. In 2016, she acted in four movies which include A Christmas to Remember, Exposed, Indiscretion, and The Red Maple Leaf.
Recently, the legendary actress has also featured in the 2017 movie Waterlily Jaguar. Apart from that, Mira has also done some popular TV series such as Norma Jean & Marilyn, Human Trafficking, Like Dandelion Dust, and few more.
Being a veteran actress, Mira pockets a huge amount of money from her profession. Currently, she has a net worth of $16 million.
So far, Mira has won a couple of awards. As of now, she has won the Oscars and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Linda Ash in 1995 movie Mighty Aphrodite.
Moreover, she has also received the National Board of Review award and New York Film Critics Circle in the category of Best Supporting Actress for Mighty Aphrodite.
Mira Sorvino: Rumors and Controversy
Once, there was a controversy arose after she spoke out against Harvey Weinstein Sexual Harassment. Apart from that, there are not any drastic rumors regarding her personal and professional life.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Mira has a height of 5 ft 10 inches and weighs 66 kg. Furthermore, she has a beautiful pair of dark brown eyes and blonde hair. Besides this, there is not any information regarding her other body measurements.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Mira is quite active on social media such as Instagram and Twitter. However, she doesn’t hold a Facebook account. Currently, she has more than 76k followers on Twitter and almost 20k followers on Instagram.