|Celebrated Name:||Vera Miles|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Vera June Miles|
|Age:||91 years old|
|Birth Date:||August 23, 1929|
|Birth Place:||Boise City, Oklahoma, USA|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Kelley Miles, Eric Larsen, Debra Miles, Michael Scott)|
|Is Vera Miles Lesbian/Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$10 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
If you have seen the Psycho, then you must be familiar with the name, Vera June Miles. Vera is one of the most successful and biggest retired actresses of Hollywood who has worked in many movies with Alfred Hitchcock, including the blockbuster film like Psycho and Psycho II. She is known for versatile roles in the film like, “Follow Me, Boys!”, Tarzan’s Hidden Jungle and many more.
Maybe you know about Vera Miles very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Vera Miles’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Vera was born on August 23, 1929, and she was born in Boise City, Oklahoma. Her father’s name was Thomas, and her mother was Bernice.
She grew up with her three other sibling s in Pratt, Kansas, at first, and later her whole family moved to Wichita. When she was in Wichita, she used to work at the Western Union during the nights, and she worked there as the operator-typist. She has earned her graduation from the Wichita North High School in the year 1947, and later, she also won the Miss Kansas crown in the year 1948. She then started appearing on more beauty contests.
She was also the runner-up of the Miss America Contest.
Vera got married four times in the whole lie. Her first husband was Bob Miles, whose last name she kept, and they got married in 1948. Both had two daughters, and they divorced in the year 1954. She then got into the film industry, and her second husband was the co-star of Tarzan’s Hidden Jungle, Gordon Scott. They were married for four years from 1956 to 1960. They both also had a son together. She then married another actor Keith Larsen, and they were married for the longest from 1960 to 1971.
Her last husband was the director Robert Jones and they were married from 1973 to 1975. Now Vera lives in the Palm Desert, California and she doesn’t make many public appearances it is also said that she doesn’t grant much of the interviews. Her grandson Jordan Essoe is also an actor, and she talked about her life to Jessica Biel in 2012 so that she could portray Vera in the movie Hitchcock.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on August 23 1929, Vera Miles is 91 years old as of today’s date 28th January 2021. Her height is 5’3’’ tall, and her weight is 52 kg.
Vera started her film career when she moved to Los Angeles in the year 1950, and she then started doing small roles in the films. She then got her minor role in the Two Tickets to Broadway, where she was a chorus girl. Her first significant role where she was given credit was The Rose Bowl Story, which was a romantic comedy, and then in 1955, she got her first vital role in the film Tarzan’s Hidden Jungle. Later she got a role in the movie The Searchers and appeared in the movie like Wichita.
She was then offered a five-year contract, which she signed in 1957 with the Hitchcock in 1957, and she was in a deal for the blockbuster, Psycho. She later reunited with the director John Ford in the year 1962. She reunited for the movie The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance.
She was also seen in many TV shows like The Twilight Zone, Wagon Train, Riverboat, and many more.
Vera than also played a role in Psycho II, which was released in 1983.
Awards & Achievements
Vera Miles has been nominated for many awards, but she has won few.
- Vera won the Western Heritage Awards in 1963 for her movie, “The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance.”
- She is also the winner of the Walk of Fame.
Net Worth & Salary of Vera Miles in 2021
Today the total estimated net worth of Vera Miles is around $10 million as of January 2021, and most of her earnings come from the royalties and all the movies that she has made till now. She has been able to collect a good amount of wealth as she has done a lot of films and many shows. In her old days, she also used to appear on many ads too, but now she isn’t seen much in public. Vera also doesn’t talk much to the media, and currently, she is disconnected from the outside world.
The contribution of Vera Miles to this industry cannot be forgotten. She has contributed most of her life to the film industry and some significant advancements in this industry. Vera has been able to win some awards, and she respected very much in this industry, and everybody knows that Psycho is a cult-classic movie.