Millicent Simmonds is an American deaf actress who first came to prominence for her role in the 2017 film “Wonderstruck.” She began her career as a model and actor at a young age\ and has appeared in several short films and commercials, and made her feature-film debut with “Wonderstruck.”
As of 2024, Millicent Simmonds' net worth is estimated to be $1,000,000.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|March 6, 2003
|Place of Birth
|Utah, United States
Millicent Simmonds was born on March 6, 2003, in Utah, United States. She is of white ethnicity and has an American nationality. Millicent’s parents are Dustin Simmonds and Emily Simmonds and she has four siblings.
When Millie was only 1 year old, she lost her hearing due to an overdose. Her mother then learned American Sign Language and taught her whole family so they can communicate with Millie.
When she was growing up, her mother always encouraged her to read more books and when she was three years old, she was enrolled in the Jean Massieu School of the Deaf.
Millicent Simmonds started her professional career as a model when she was just ten years old.
In 2016, she was first seen in a short film “The Door” and starred in the movie “Wonderstruck” in that same year.
In 2018, she starred in the hit horror film “A Quiet Place”. She also starred in a sequel “A Quiet Place Part II.” Part two was also a huge success.
In 2021, she partnered with Circle of Confusion Television Studios to act the lead role and produce a TV adaptation of the upcoming 2022 deaf-themed book entitled True Biz by Sara Nović. In that same year, Millie was cast as the deafblind historical figure Helen Keller for the film Helen & Teacher which is scheduled to start in mid-2022.
Millicent Simmonds is a private person and does not share much about her personal life with the media. She is currently single and has not revealed anything about her love life.
As a deaf actress, Millicent Simmonds has become a powerful advocate for the deaf community. She uses her platform to raise awareness about the challenges that deaf people face and to promote deaf culture and sign language.
She has spoken out about the need for more deaf representation in Hollywood and has called for more opportunities for deaf actors.
Sharing her experience as a deaf actress, she once said, “It’s been really cool to see how many people are supportive of the deaf community and wanting to see more deaf representation in Hollywood.”
Millicent Simmonds is an active social media user and often posts photos and videos of herself on her Instagram account. Her Instagram account has over 187,000 followers and it continues to grow.
Millicent Simmonds is an American deaf actress who has now a net worth of $1 million. She started her career as a model and actor at a young age and made her feature-film debut with “Wonderstruck.” In 2018, she starred in the hit horror film “A Quiet Place”.
Millicent Simmonds has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Anand Desai-Barochia, Rey 'PJ' Abellana, Larry B. Scott, Moisés Arizmendi, Ophélia Kolb, Lee Hyun-Jae, Dario Yazbek Bernal, Humberto Elizondo, and Chad Bannon.