Mira Sorvino Measurement, Weight, Height, Age, Career, Award and Net Worth 2019
Mira Sorvino Net Worth – 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.
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.
Sorvino’s acting career started when she was very young. She went to New York City to start her career in acting and did odd jobs and worked at ‘Tibeca’, a production company owned by renowned actor, Robert De Niro.
Once she got into acting, she acted in a variety of movies that ranged from comedy, thriller to action drama. She started working in Television in 1990 appearing in a small role in ‘Law & Order’.
Her debut movie was ‘Amongst Friends’ that was released in 1993. She was also the associate producer of this movie.
She got a remarkable role in the movie ‘Mighty Aphrodite’ (1995), which was directed by Woody Allen. In 1995, she played the role of Conchita Closson in ‘The Buccaneers’, a mini series of BBC that was adapted from Edith Wharton’s novel.
In 1996, she made remarkable impact with the movie ‘Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996) playing the role of beautiful blonde Marilyn Monroe co-starring with Ashley Judd. She appeared in movies like ‘Mimic’ (1997), a thriller directed by Guillermo del Toro; ‘The Replacement Killers’ (1998), an action movie; and ‘Summer of Sam’ (1999) by John Leguizamo. In 1997, she appeared in the movie ‘Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion’ along with Lisa Kudrow.
Mira Sorvino produced a comedy drama ‘Lisa Picard Is Famous’ (2000). She co-starred with Paul Rudd in ‘The Great Gatsby’, an adaptation of all time famous class by F. Scott Fitzgerald and played the role of Daisy Buchanan. In 2000, she appeared in a supporting role in ‘The Grey Zone’, a drama directed by Tim Blake Nelson.
In 2012, Mira worked in ‘Trade of Innocents’ along with Dermot Mulroney. They played a couple who lost their child, fighting against human trafficking.
Her ‘Falling Skies’ (2014), a science fiction thriller and ‘Psych’ (2014), the comedy crime show were very successful.
She won the Academy Award in 1996 for ‘the Best Supporting Actress’ for her role in ‘The Mighty Aphrodite’ and in 1996, she was listed amongst the ’50 Most Beautiful People in the World’ by the People Magazine of USA. Mira was one of the members of the jury in the Cannes Festival 1997.
A compound that is used by the sunburst diving beetle for defense is named after Mira Sorvino to honor her role in the movie ‘Mimic’, where she played the role of an entomologist.
She got nominated for ‘The Golden Globe Award’ for her roles in ‘Norma Jean and Marilyn’ and ‘Human Trafficking’ (2005). For ‘Norma Jean and Marilyn’, she also got nomination for ‘Emmy Awards’.
She was awarded the ‘best actress’ for her role in the movie ‘Like Dandelion Dust’ (2009) at the San Diego Film Festival.
Being a veteran actress, Mira pockets a huge amount of money from her profession. Currently, she has a net worth of $16 million.