Mykhailo Farmiga: Untold Details About Vera Farmiga and Taissa Farmiga’s Father

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Mykhailo Farmiga: Untold Details About Vera Farmiga and Taissa Farmiga’s Father
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Mykhailo Farmiga is recognized as the father of Vera Farmiga, an American actress known for Anabelle Comes Home, The Conjuring, and its spin-off series. Likewise, Mykhailo is equally known as the father of Apocalypse fame actress Taissa Farmiga. Both his actress daughters Vera and Taissa have an age gap of 21 years.

Not only the father of Vera and Taissa but Farmiga fathered his other children as well. With his wife Luba Farmiga, Mykhailo welcomed seven kids in total. Well, who are his other kids?

Here, in the below article, we are covering the untold details on Mykhailo Farmiga, from his early life to marriage and the details about his children. Have a closer look.

Mykhailo Farmiga Is Originally From Ukraine; Know His Age

Mykhailo Farmiga who is also known by the name Michael was born to his parents in November 1942 in Ukraine. As of 2023, he is 80 years of age.

Since the celebrity father was born during World War II, it’s obvious that he had a troubled childhood in his hometown. Amidst the war, his parents somehow moved to Argentina where Mykhailo spent most of his early days and later they migrated to the United States of America.

Besides, the 80 years old Farmiga is Ukrainian by nationality and probably is of mixed-ethnical background.

Career: What Does Mykhailo Farmiga Do? Is He Into Movies? 

At present, he must be living a retirement life at the age of 80. But as for his career, Mykhailo served as a system analyst, probably for some years, and then later turned to Landscaper. Now talking about him being in movies, Farmiga never worked in films instead his two daughters Vera and Taissa are actresses.

Mykhailo’s eldest daughter Vera began her movie career in February 1996 as Miranda in William Shakespeare’s written play The Tempest. She then appeared in a Broadway play Taking Sides alongside Ed Harris and Daniel Massey. After that, she then played in several movies and series among which her work in the Conjuring Universe films Annabelle Comes Home, The conjuring, and its sequel movies were hugely acclaimed by her viewers. Further, Farmiga’s first daughter is also a director.

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Mykhailo Farmiga’s daughters Vera and Taissa.

Likewise, Mykhailo’s youngest daughter Taissa is also a known Hollywood actress. The 28-year-old actress made her movie debut in her sister Vera’s film Higher Ground in 2011. She is best known for her role in Roanoke, Coven, Apocalypse, and Murder House.

To Whom Mykhailo Farmiga Is Married? Who Is His Wife?

Mykhailo Farmiga is married to his wife Luba Farmiga (aka Lubomyra “Luba” Spas). Since the couple is in the limelight due to their actress daughters, very little about their personal life is explored in the media and so is their marriage detail as well.

Mykhailo Farmiga is married to Lube Farmiga
Mykhailo Farmiga with his wife and daughter.

However, as per our research, we believed that the couple may have tied the knot somewhere during the 1960s. Counting on this, the pair have already lived their marriage for almost six decades. 

Like him, his wife Luba is also a child of Ukrainian immigrants parents in the United States. Looking at this, the couple must have met somewhere in the American land and later got married.

Short Details On His Better Half, Luba Farmiga 

Mykhailo’s spouse is a well-educated and career-oriented woman. Brought up in New Jersey, US, Luba did her schooling at Union High school and later received her Bachelor’s level certificate from Kean University. After passing out of college, she pursued her career as a school teacher.

Further, Farmigo’s better half also worked as a Bank officer at National Westminster Bank for two years. In addition, she was a receptionist and Medical Records Manager at Whitehouse Station Family Medicine. His wife is a CEO as well.

Mykhailo Farmigo Shares Seven Children With His Wife

The Ukrainian native had seven children in total, four of them are his daughters and three are sons. Among seven, Mykhailo’s first child is Victor Farmiga who was born in 1972 which makes him 50 years of age in 2023. Then together with his wife, Farmiga welcomed his daughter Vera on August 6, 1973. She is now 49 years old.

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Mykhailo Farmiga with his children and grandchildren

Likewise, he also became the father of his kids Nadia Farmiga, who is currently 45 years old  Stephen, 47, and Alexander, 34 years of age. After that, his daughter Laryssa Farmiga was born with a birth defect Spina Bifida in 1991. Today, she is in her early 30s. Similarly, Mykhailo’s youngest daughter Taissa Farmiga came into this world on August 17, 1994, and is 28 years of age in 2023.

What Do Mykhailo Children Do Today? Their Personal And Professional Life

As we all know, Vera and Taissa are well-established Hollywood actresses. Further, his daughter Nadia was a mechanical engineer who later switched her career to the food business. She is happily married to her spouse Wilson Costa and the two together run their restaurant named Misto.

Besides, his other children are quite private regarding their personal and professional life. No worries, we will soon come up with interesting details about them as well. Keep in touch with our site.

Mykhailo Is A Grandfather

As of now, all his seven children are already married except Laryssa. So, undoubtedly, the 80 years old Ukrainian immigrant is a grandfather to his grandchildren. He has two grandkids Fynn Hawkey and Gytta Lubov Hawkey from his daughter Vera’s marriage with Renn Hawkey.

Further, he is also a grandfather to his daughter Nadia’s two sons, one Tadeo, and another whose name is unknown. His popular daughter Taissa is married to Hadley Klein but the two, not have become parents yet.

Mykhailo Farmiga’s Net Worth; How Rich Is He?

Farmiga reportedly has a net worth of $1 million. He must have earned such a huge amount of money from his career as a system analyst. On the other hand, his actress daughter Vera Farmiga has a fortune of $10 million while his youngest child Taissa is worth $1.5 million as of 2023.

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