Andrew Miller (actor)

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Andrew Miller
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Andrew Miller in 2008
Born (1969-02-25) February 25, 1969 (age 49)
OccupationActor, writer, director, best known for playing Kazan in "Cube"
Spouse(s)Eden Riegel (2007–present)
Children2

Andrew Miller (born February 25, 1969) is a Canadian actor, writer, and director.

Career[edit]

Miller began his career as an actor at age 16 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Early theater roles include Moritz Stiefel in Frank Wedekind's Spring Awakening[1] and Eugene Morris Jerome in Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs. Film roles include Simon in South of Wawa, written by bestselling Canadian novelist and screenwriter Lori Lansens,[2] Kazan, the autistic man, in Vincenzo Natali's Cube, and Donald in Oh, What a Night, for which he was nominated for a 1992 Genie Award for Best Supporting Actor.[3]

As a screenwriter, Miller co-wrote the films Simon Sez, starring Dennis Rodman and Dane Cook and Miramax Pictures' Boys and Girls, Starring Freddie Prinze Jr., Claire Forlani, and Jason Biggs. He also co-wrote Vincenzo Natali's independently produced feature film, Nothing, in which he also starred opposite childhood friend, British-born Canadian actor, David Hewlett.[3]

Most recently, he created the web series, Imaginary Bitches. He has directed and produced all episodes, and written episodes one through 5, and episodes 8, 10, 12, and 13. He co-wrote episodes 6 and 7.[4] Imaginary Bitches was nominated for a 2008 Daytime Emmy in the New Approaches in Daytime Entertainment category,[5] and Riegel took home the Peoples Choice Webby Award for her star turn in the series. He is also adapting the novel The Beach for television.[6]

Filmography[edit]

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Personal life[edit]

Miller attended McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, where he studied Political Science and Economics.[1]

In March 2007, Miller became engaged to Eden Riegel who had been friends with Cameron Mathison (Ryan Lavery on All My Children).[7] Miller and Riegel married on September 30, 2007 and their first son, Jack Oscar Miller, was born on May 21, 2011.[8] In June 2013, Riegel announced through Twitter that she was expecting her second child, a boy.[9][10] Her second son, Henry Isaac Miller, was born on December 20, 2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andrew Miller - Insomniac Mania Archived October 15, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Lori Lansens Archived June 21, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ a b Andrew Miller (I)
  4. ^ IB: Credits Archived 2008-05-20 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "Daytime Confidential" May 14, 2009
  6. ^ Porter, Rick (August 7, 2012). "'Secret Circle' creator hits 'The Beach'; Wilmer Valderrama joins 'Raising Hope'". Zap2it. Archived from the original on August 11, 2012. Retrieved August 7, 2012.
  7. ^ "Eden Riegel Engaged". Soaps.com. Retrieved 2014-01-15.
  8. ^ Schaffer, Jenny (May 22, 2010). "Eden Riegel Welcomes First Child: Jack Oscar!". Celebrity Baby Scoop. Retrieved 2011-05-29.
  9. ^ Fairman, Michael (July 10, 2013). "All My Children's Eden Riegel Announces She Is Pregnant!". Retrieved June 18, 2013.
  10. ^ "It'll Be (Another) Boy For AMC'S Eden Riegel". Soap Opera Digest. July 10, 2013.

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