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An Oscar® nominated and award winning actress, VERA FARMIGA (Goodwin) continues to captivate audiences with her ability to embody each of her diverse and engaging roles.

Farmiga recently completed post-production on Higher Ground, a feature film which she directed and also stars in. The film was recently accepted into competition at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

Farmiga was last seen in Jason Reitman's Up in the Air, opposite George Clooney, for which she has received critical praise and nominations for an Academy Award®, BAFTA, Broadcast Film Critics' Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Golden Globe®. In the film, Farmiga plays a frequent-flyer businesswoman who develops a romantic relationship with Clooney's character through meetings in airports and hotels around the country.

Farmiga can next be seen in an upcoming film this April - Malcom Venville's Henry's Crime, opposite Keanu Reeves and James Caan which will be released by Moving Pictures Film & TV in April 2011.

She also recently starred in the dark thriller Orphan opposite Peter Sarsgaard; Niki Caro's The Vinter's Luck; Carlos Brooks' Quid Pro Quo; Miramax's Holocaust drama The Boy in the Striped Pajamas; and in Rod Lurie's political drama Nothing but the Truth, which earned her a nomination for a Broadcast Film Critics Award. For her performance in The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, she was awarded the Best Actress Award from the British Independent Film Awards.

Farmiga won the Best Actress award from the Los Angeles Film Critics' Association for her performance in the independent film Down to the Bone, a revelatory drama about a weary working-class mother trapped by drug addiction. She also won Best Actress awards from the Sundance Film Festival and the Marrakech Film Festival and earned an Independent Spirit Award nomination for the role. Farmiga was nominated for an Academy Award® for her performance in Up in the Air.

Additional film credits include: Martin Scorsese's Oscar®-winning police drama, The Departed, opposite Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio and Jack Nicholson; Anthony Minghella's Breaking & Entering opposite Jude Law; The Manchurian Candidate for director Johnathan Demme; Joshua opposite Sam Rockwell; and Never Forever opposite Jung-woo Ha and David McInnis.

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