Penelope Ann Miller Biography
(Best Known for Her Films: ‘The Freshman’ and ‘Adventures in Babysitting’)
Birthday: January 13, 1964 (Capricorn)
Born In: Los Angeles, California, United States
Penelope Ann Miller is an American actress best known for her role in the film ‘Carlito’s Way’. A California native, Miller grew up in an artistic family and developed an interest in acting quite early in her life. After studying at Menlo College in Atherton, California, for two years, she relocated to New York City to pursue a degree in theatre at HB Studio. In 1985, she landed her first Broadway lead role in the Neil Simon play ‘Biloxi Blues’. She made her screen debut in the same year in an episode of the CBS horror anthology series ‘Tales from the Darkside’. A couple of years later, she had her cinematic debut in the sports drama ‘Hotshot’. In the ensuing years, she has established herself as one of the most prominent actresses in the industry. Miller was nominated for a Tony Award for the 1989 revival of ‘Our Town’ and a Golden Globe Award for the 1993 crime-drama film ‘Carlito’s Way’.