Feb. 9th, 1945
Los Angeles, California, USA
Mia Farrow's Main TV Roles
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Mia Farrow is the daughter of the director John Farrow (I) and the actress and Tarzan-girl 'Maureen OSullivan (I). She debuted at the movies in 1959 in very small roles. She was noticed for the first time in the film Rosemary's Baby (1968) by Roman Polanski. She showed her talent also on TV and at the theatre, but her final breakthrough was when she met Woody Allen and became his Muse after the film A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982). After that, Woody Allen wrote many other roles for her.
- Mia has 15 children. She has three biological children with 'André Previn' (qv): twins Matthew Phineas and Sascha Villiers, and 'Fletcher Farrow Previn' (qv). She adopted three children while married to Previn: 'Soon-Yi Previn' (qv), Lark Song and Summer Song (aka 'Daisy Previn' (qv)). She has one biological child with 'Woody Allen' (qv): Satchel O'Sullivan Farrow (now known as Ronan Seamus Farrow). She adopted two children while with Allen: 'Moses Farrow' (qv) (aka Misha), 'Dylan O'Sullivan Farrow' (qv)(aka Mallone). She has adopted six children as a single mother: Tam Farrow, Isaiah Justus Farrow, Quincy Farrow (aka Kaeli-Shea Farrow), Frankie-Minh Farrow, Thaddeus W. Farrow and Gabriel Wilk Farrow. Tam Farrow died in March of 2000 at age 19 of a heart ailment. Lark Farrow died in December of 2008 at age 35.
- Mia's brother, Patrick Farrow, 66, a sculptor who was the older brother of the actress, was found late Monday night, 15 June 2009, after he committed suicide by shooting himself at his home in Castleton, Vt.
- Was listed as a potential nominee on the 2007 Razzie Award nominating ballot. She was suggested in the Worst Supporting Actress category for her roles in the films _Arthur et les Minimoys (2006)_ (qv) and _The Omen (2006)_ (qv), however, she failed to receive a nomination. Had she gotten the nomination, it would have been her first in 24 years. She was previously nominated for Worst Actress for her performance in _A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982)_ (qv), at the 1983 Razzie Awards.
- April 2002 - refused to co-operate with request that clips from some of her performances in 'Woody Allen' (qv) films could be used for upcoming Turner Classic Movies tribute to the director, her ex-lover since infamous break-up in 1996.
- Was the voice of the Unicorn/Amalthia in the 1982 animated version of _The Last Unicorn (1982)_ (qv) and will be portraying the Molly Grue character in the up coming live action remake set for 2006.
- She and 'Woody Allen' (qv) made 13 movies together: _Broadway Danny Rose (1984)_ (qv), _Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)_ (qv), _Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)_ (qv), _Alice (1990)_ (qv), _Another Woman (1988)_ (qv), _The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)_ (qv), _September (1987)_ (qv), _Husbands and Wives (1992)_ (qv), _A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982)_ (qv), _New York Stories (1989)_ (qv), _Radio Days (1987)_ (qv), _Shadows and Fog (1991)_ (qv) and _Zelig (1983)_ (qv).
- Is of Irish extraction from her mother's side.
- Hit #111 on the Billboard Hot 100 pop charts with "Lullaby from _Rosemary's Baby (1968)_ (qv)" in August of 1968.