Miles Alexander Teller was born in 29th February 1987 and is a well-known American actor. He was born in Pennsylvania and is an alumnus of NYUs Tisch School of arts .He has acted in a number of short films before making his debut role.
His early life
Teller is the son of Merry, who is a real estate agent and Michael Teller who is a nuclear power plant engineer. Teller has two elder sisters Erin and Dana. His grandfather was of Jewish decent while his ancestry is English, Irish, French and Polish. Teller has to travel to several places as a child because of his father’s career and spent his life in Citrus County in Florida after moving to New Jersey. He attended the Lecanto High School, Florida, where he played the saxophone and also was a drummer for a church youth group band. He was also president of the drama club and can also play the guitar and the piano .He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, and then he studied method acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
His acting career
Teller appeared in a number of short films before he actually made his debut in the Rabbit Hole after Nicole Kidman chose him for the role. He also appeared in Footloose in high school as well as when the original movie was casted. When he was 13 years old, he starred in 21 and over and then in the James Ponsoldt film, The Spectacular Now, There, he won the Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting he also starred in the That Awkward moment with Zach Efron and Michael B.
Teller played the role of real life arms dealer David Packouz in the film War Dogs and would also be playing a role in an upcoming biopic Bleed for this, playing boxer Vinny Paz