Who is Miles Robbins?
Miles Guthrie Tomalin Robbins was born in New York City, USA, on 4 May 1992 – his zodiac sign is Taurus, and he holds American nationality. He’s an actor and musician, who’s played and voiced characters in close to 20 movies and TV series, while he’s perhaps known best for his portrayal of Connor in the 2018 comedy film “Blockers”. It was directed by Kay Cannon, starred Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz, and follows three parents who have teamed up in an attempt to stop their daughters from losing their virginity during prom night; the movie won one of the seven awards for which it was nominated.
Early life and education
Miles was raised in New York City alongside his older brother Jack Henry Robbins, who’s today a successful film director, by their father Timothy Francis ‘Tim’ Robbins who’s an American actor and moviemaker, and their mother Susan Abigail Sarandon who’s a noted actress and activist. Miles also has an older half-sister Eva Maria Olivia Amurri, who’s today an actress and lifestyle blogger.
Miles was somewhat thrown into the film industry when he was only three years old, appearing in the 1995 hit crime drama movie “Dead Man Walking”; it starred his mother and Sean Penn, and won 24 awards, including an Oscar for his mother for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
He then spent the following 14 years focused on his education, and didn’t appear in a single movie or TV series. Miles was perhaps more interested in music while he was growing up, and was a member of a couple of bands, while he’s today the frontman of the psychedelic pop band Pow Pow Family Band.
Upon matriculating in 2010, he enrolled at Brown University to study documentary film and music production, however, he dropped out after three years.
Roles in movies
In 2009, Miles played Sean Brewer in the romantic drama “The Greatest”, written and directed by Shana Feste, and which starred Carey Mulligan, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Pierce Brosnan. It follows the life of a teenage girl, and a family who have just lost their son; the movie was nominated for three awards.
Miles played Chip Hunt in the 2009 drama “Possible Side Effects”, and his following role came eight years later, when cast to play Lloyd Figg in the 2017 biographical horror drama “My Friend Dahmer”. It was written and directed by Marc Meyers, based on the eponymous book by John Backderf, and starred Ross Lynch, Alex Wolff and Anne Heche. The movie follows Jeffrey Dahmer who’s having a hard time fitting in at high school; it won one of the four awards for which it was nominated.
The year 2018 saw him appear in both the drama “High Resolution” and the crime horror thriller “Halloween”, then in 2019, Miles starred as Luke in the hit fantasy crime drama “Daniel Isn’t Real”. It was written and directed by Adam Egypt Mortimer, also starred Patrick Schwarzenegger and Sasha Lane, and follows Luke and his imaginary friend Daniel, who’s more dangerous than he seems to be; it won five of the nine awards for which it was nominated.
Miles’ only three other movie roles have been in the crime comedy “The Day Shall Come” and the romantic comedy “Let It Snow” both in 2019, and the 2020 animated family comedy “Fearless” (lead voice role).
Roles in TV series
Miles made his debut TV series appearance with his portrayal of Dee Dee Ramone in the 2017 episode “Only from Exile Can We Come Home” of the musical drama “The Get Down”, and the same year saw him appear in the episode “Facetiming with Miles, Who Is in Atlanta Shooting a Film” of the comedy “Webseries”.
Between 2016 and 2018, he played three characters in four episodes of the hit musical comedy “Mozart in the Jungle”, created by Alex Timbers and Roman Coppola, and which starred Gael Garcia Bernal, Lola Kirke and Saffron Burrows.
It follows maestro Rodrigo and oboist Hailey, who are searching for money and love in New York City; the series aired from 2014 to 2018, and won 12 awards, including two Primetime Emmys, while it was nominated for 12 other awards.
Miles has appeared in only two other TV series. In 2018, he played Jackson Van De Kamp in three episodes of the mystery crime drama “The X-Files”, and most recently in 2020, he portrayed Tristan in the episode “Dark Ages: Road Trip” of the fantasy comedy drama “Miracle Workers”.
Miles received special thanks for the 2019 comedy movie “VHYes”.
He has been featured in various documentaries, such as the 2010 series “Who Do You Think You Are?”, the 2018 video “Solve for X: Construction Season 11”, and the 2020 short film “Cinema of Anxiety: An Interview with Adam Egypt Mortimer”.
Awards and nominations
Miles won a 2019 Sitges – Catalonian International Film Festival Award for Best Actor, for his performance in “Daniel Isn’t Real”.
Love life and girlfriend – is he gay?
There are rumors circulating the internet claiming that Miles is gay, mostly because he enjoys wearing dresses in public, and could’ve been seen wearing them at some of his red carpet events; he also always wears a dress and make-up when performing with his band. Miles has been asked about his sexuality in various interviews, and has revealed that he’s straight.
He’s today in a relationship with Geraldine Vinswanathan, an Indian-American actress with more than 20 credits to her name. The two met on the set of the 2018 movie “Blockers”, and have been together since June that year.
Miles hasn’t mentioned any other girls whom he has perhaps been with, so as of February 2022, he’s in a relationship with Geraldine Vinswanathan, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Miles is quite active on Instagram, and apparently enjoys the attention which he’s receiving from his more than 20,000 followers. He’s uploaded over 1,000 pictures onto the network, most of which have been taken during his everyday life.
He’s an animal lover, and his pet dog and cat can be seen featured in some of his Instagram pictures.
Miles likes to drink cocktails, and knows to make a couple.
He’s into travelling, and his acting career has already taken him to several US states, while he’s vacationed in Europe on multiple occasions; his dream travel destination is Rome in Italy.
Miles’ favorite season is summer, as he likes to play beach sports and go yachting.
He has his own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Natalie Portman, while a couple of his favorite movies include the trilogy “The Godfather”, “Scarface”, and “Leon: The Professional”.
Age, height and net worth
Miles’ age is 29. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 6ft 2ins (1.9m) and he weighs around 175lbs (80kgs).
As of February 2022, his net worth has been estimated at more than $400,000, while his mother Susan’s net worth is reputedly more than $60 million.