Vera Farmiga is an American actress who is widely known for portraying Lorraine Warren in the supernatural horror film The Conjuring. Further, her best acting credits include Up in the Air, Bates Motel, The Conjuring 2, and others.
Began her career in 1996, Vera has come a long way as an actress in Hollywood. Her professional life has always been adventurous and interesting for her as the New Jersey native not only worked as an actress but tried her hands at producing and directing movies and gained success.
Well, just like her successful professional life, is her personal life too beautiful? Is Vera married? If yes, who is her husband? Read today’s article and know about her relationship status.
Vera Farmiga Is Happily Married To Her Husband Renn Hawkey
The Conjuring actress, Vera is a married woman. She married her husband Renn Hawkey on September 13, 2008, in a private wedding ceremony. At the time of their marriage, Farmiga was five months pregnant with their baby. Renn is a musician, songwriter, film producer, and occasional actor.
The couple met through the common friend Allen Hughes on the set of the American Crime drama series Touching Evil in 2004. Probably a while after their first meet-up, they started dating each other and in 2008, the lovely pair eventually tied the knot.
Coming up to 2023, it’s been already 14 years of their marriage, and still, the married duo adore each other a lot.
Just on their 14th marriage anniversary, a Captive State actress shared a post with the caption,
14 years growing our love, humans, respect, admiration, dreams and adventures. I love you to way beyond Neptune @rennhawkey.
Like Vera, her spouse Renn also doesn’t hesitate to show his love for his better half. On Vera’s birthday on August 6, with their beautiful photo together, Hawkey wrote,
@verafarmiga happy birthday mamacita. You are truly one of a kind. I don’t know of a more beautiful, authentic, tough, sensitive, talented, charismatic, passionate, energetic person. You make everyone around you a better human. Thank you for being you, unapologetically. I love you best friend and partner for life. Happy birthday!
While being married for more than decades, the two shared two lovely children together, Gytta Lubov Hawkey, 12, and Fynn Hawkey, 14.
Vera’s Husband Renn Is A Musician: His Bio
Born in New York City, her spouse Renn is a musician turned actor and producer. He first started as a musician by joining the industrial rock band Deadsy as a third member after Elijah Blue Allman and Alec Puro. The band released several albums and singles which helped Hawkey to widen his musical career.
Later, he also appeared as an actor, he did a cameo role as a musician in the 2003 musical film The Singing Detective. He also played the supporting role of Paul Kortesky in the series The Returned. Further, Vera’s beloved life partner also evolved as a producer in his wife’s directorial film Higher Ground and also served as executive producer in the documentary film, Unspoken.
Vera Farmiga was Previously Married; Who Is Her Ex-Husband?
Before marrying Renn Hawkey, Vera was already married once and was divorced from her ex-partner. She was married to the French-American actor Sebastian Roche. The now ex-couple were married for almost 7 years.
The Conjuring actress, Vera and her first husband Sebastian co-starred in the TV series Roar in 1997. Their love blossomed at the set and after the season of the series ended in 1997, they two secretly tied the knot. In fact, they eloped in the Bahamas, an Island country in North Atlantic.
Later, Vera and Roche settled on a 125-acre estate in Upstate New York. But after living seven years as husband and wife, the pair decided to separate. Following her split, Farmiga dated her now-husband Renn and today, they are happily married.
Farmiga’s Ex-Husband, Sebastian is currently married to an Australian Actress
After ending their marriage, Vera moved on with the musician Renn as said earlier. Likewise, her ex-husband Sebastian also moved on and got married to an Australian actress Alicia Hannah on 31st May 2014. The couple tied the knot at the Chateau Les Bouysses in Marcus, France.
Today, Vera’s ex-partner is happy with the love of his life Alicia and he often shares his moments with his beautiful spouse. On July 2022, he dedicated a post to Alicia and wrote,
Another beautiful day spent together for your birthday, my love. What a gift it is to wake up to your beautiful smile every morning. I love you to the moon and back❤️je t’aime à la folie❤️
Vera Farmiga comes from a big family
Vera Farmiga was born to Ukrainian parents Mykhailo Farmiga and Luba Spas Farmiga on August 6, 1973, in Clifton, New Jersey, US. The now 49 years old actress spent most of her early life in her hometown with a big family.
The Return to Paradise actress was the second child of her parents. She has six siblings in total among which three are her brothers and three are sisters. Her brothers are Victor Farmiga, Stephan Farmiga, and Alexander Farmiga. While her sisters are Nadia Farmiga, Laryssa Farmiga, and Taissa Farmiga.
All her siblings are doing well in their life. Her older brother Victor, 50 worked as an engineer, Nadia is in the food business, and Laryssa was born with a birth defect Spina bifida so reportedly Vera is taking care of her. Meanwhile, information about Stephan and Alexander is not known.
Further for more detail, her sister Taissa is the youngest one among all her siblings. Just like her, Taissa also works in movies. In fact, Vera persuaded her younger sister to come into the film industry. Today, Taissa is an established actress known for her role in the American Horror Story: Murder House, Coven, Roanoke, and Apocalypse.