Miles Teller Bio, Wiki, Age, Footloose, Whiplash, Top Gun, Net Worth, and Movies

Miles Teller Biography

Miles Teller is an American actor best known for his role in the 2014 drama Whiplash portraying Andrew Neiman. He was also featured in The Spectacular Now the 2013 coming-of-age film.

Miles Teller Age

Teller is 37 years old as of 2024. He was born on 20th February 1987 in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, United States, and celebrates his birthday every year on the 20th of February.

Miles Teller Height

Teller stands at an approximate height of 6 feet and 1 inch.

Miles Teller Family

Teller was born in Downingtown, Pennsylvania to his father Michael, and his mother Merry. His mother is a real estate agent whereas his father is a nuclear power plant engineer. He was brought up alongside his two elder sisters Dana and Erin.

His paternal grandfather was of Russian-Jewish ancestry and his descent also involves Irish and English forebears. He grew up in Pennsylvania and Delaware but when he was 12 years old they moved to Citrus County, Florida. He has several scars on his face that he got as a result of an accident he had in 2007.

Miles Teller Wife

Teller has been married to Keleigh Sperry, a model since 1st September 2019 in Maui, Hawaii. On 20th August 2017, they got engaged in the Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa at the Molori Safari Lodge. The two started their relationship in 2013.

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Miles Teller’s Net Worth

Teller has an estimated net worth of between $15 Million and $20 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an actor.

Miles Teller Education

Teller studied at Lecanto High School in Lecanto, Florida. While there, he was the president of the high school drama club and played guitar, piano, drums, and alto saxophone. He was also a high school competitive baseball player.

Later he joined New York University Tisch School of the Arts where he studied method acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. He also studied screen acting with Stonestreet Studios. Miles graduated in 2009 with a bachelor of fine arts degree in drama.

Miles Teller Career

Teller made his feature film debut in 2010 in Rabbit Hole, an independent drama. He was a star in a high school musical called Footloose and afterward starred in the remake of Footloose in 2011. Teller starred in The Spectacular Now and 21 & Over alongside Shailene Woodley. Miles took the role of a drummer who tries to please his abusive jazz teacher in the 2014 Whiplash. This role led to his nomination for the BAFTA Rising Star Award, the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture, and the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Actor.

Teller earned more recognition for portraying Peter Hayes in Divergent in 2014 and the film Continuation in 2015 Insurgent and 2016 Allegiant. In 2015, he portrayed Mister Fantastic in the Fantastic Four. In 2016, he took the role of David Packouz, an arms dealer in War Dogs. Miles had to train for five months to take a role in the 2016 Bleed for This as Vinny Paz, the biopic boxer. Teller starred in Thank You for Your Service and Only the Brave biopic films in 2017. It was publicized that he would star in The Fence, a political satire in November 2020.

The production of The Godfather which Teller portrayed producer Albert S. Ruddy was stopped because of COVID concerns. He was featured in “I Bet You Think About Me” a song by Taylor Swift in November 2021. Teller starred in Top Gun: Maverick in 2022. Miles became a host first in 2022 during the opener of the 48th season of Saturday Night Live. In 2023, during the Super Bowl LVII telecast, Teller, his wife, and their dog starred in a Bud Light commercial.

Miles Teller The Divergent Series: Insurgent

Teller portrays Peter Hayes, a Dauntless troublemaker. Peter tells on the location of the other after they escape and board a train going to Factionless territory. Peter also advises that the best way to get to Tris is to exploit her upbringing.

Miles Teller Whiplash

Teller casts as Andrew Neiman, a determined young jazz drummer at Shaffer Conservatory. His biggest inspiration is jazz drummer Buddy Rich. Andrew finds out that Fletcher is strict, abusive, and manipulative to his students. In an attempt to please Fletcher, he plays drums until he gets a blister on his hand.

Miles Teller Top Gun: Maverick

Teller portrays Lieutenant Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw, An F/A-18E pilot in the mission training group. He is the son of Maverick’s late RIO and best friend, LTJG Nick “Goose”, and Carole Bradshaw.

Miles Teller Films

  • 2010 Rabbit Hole as Jason.
  • 2011 Footloose as Willard Hewitt.
  • 2013 21 & Over as Miller.
  • 2015 Fantastic Four as Reed Richards / Mister Fantastic.
  • 2016 War Dogs as David Packouz.
  • 2017 Only the Brave as Brendan “Donut” McDonough.
  • 2022 Top Gun: Maverick as Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw.

Miles Teller Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 695.2K followers on Twitter.

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