Caption: Still of Merritt Wever and Dominic Fumusa in Nurse Jackie (2009)
Born: January 7, 1980
Star sign: Capricorn
Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Known for: Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), Nurse Jackie (2009), Signs (2002), Into the Wild (2007)
Merritt Wever grew up in downtown New York and has been acting since she was very young. She graduated from LaGuardia High School and then attended Sarah Lawrence College. She was raised by her mother to be politically progressive. When not acting or protesting, Merritt enjoys spending time with her cat Spooky or going to the theater with a friend...