Mia Farrow's Siblings Ranked Oldest to Youngest

Mia Farrow’s 6 Siblings Ranked Oldest to Youngest

Mia Farrow is one of the most successful people in Hollywood. Apart from her appearing in more than 50 movies, she is also a former model and a human rights activist. She is an active member of UNICEF as a goodwill ambassador and was named by the Times magazine in 2008 as one of the most influential people in the world. 

Mia was one of seven kids born to actress Maureen O’Sullivan and director and author John Farrow. Having a director as a father and an actress mother, it is not surprising for her to grow up in the filmmaking industry.

Throughout her career, she received a lot of media attention, a lot of it centered on her eventful personal life, her romantic relationships, and her numerous adopted and biological children.

With this information, aren’t you curious to know about Mia Farrow’s family when she was still a child? What are her siblings doing, and are they also as famous as her? If you do so, we have done the research about Mia Farrow’s siblings ranked oldest to youngest.

7. Michael Damien Villiers Farrow (May 30, 1939 – October 30, 1958)

Age (at time of death): 19 years, 5 months 
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: Unknown

Michael Damien Villiers Farrow was the first child to be born to Maureen O’Sullivan and director John Farrow.

In an unfortunate event, Michael was killed when his plane crashed over the San Fernando Valley in 1958 while the Farrow Family was in Spain filming John Paul Jones. Mia Farrow was 13 back then.

The accident happened when two private aircraft collided in the air over the San Fernando Valley. In addition to documents on him, Ron Walrod, a previous roommate, helped police identify him according to a description of tattoos on Michael’s right arm.

The small, single-engine aircraft collided at a height of around 600 feet in bright, clear weather and landed 200 yards apart on either side of a gravel pit close to the airport.

According to the authorities, he possessed a student flying certificate.

Did You Know?

The incident with her brother caused Mia Farrow’s father to start heavy drinking, which strained his relationship with her mother. In her memories, Farrow talks about how she saw her parents argue violently when they went to their home in Chelsea.

6. Patrick Joseph Villiers Farrow (November 27, 1942 – June 15, 2009)

Age (at time of death): 66 years, 6 months, 19 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: Sculptor

Patrick Joseph Farrow was the second son of Maureen O’Sullivan, an actress, and John Villiers Farrow, a writer, director, and producer.

Patrick Farrow was a self-taught artist. In 1967, he held his first solo exhibition of artwork in a Beverly Hills gallery.  He migrated to Vermont in 1964 and married Susan Hartwell Erb in 1966. He acquired a Christian church in Castleton, Vermont, in 1993 and converted it into a residence, studio, and gallery.

His public sculpture “Frisbee” can be found on the campus center green at Middlebury College. Another is at Rutland titled “Leash.”

Patrick Farrow was discovered dead from a gunshot wound in his home on June 15, 2009. Suicide was judged to be the cause of death.

Did You Know?

The sculpture of Patrick Farrow “Frisbee” was a gift to Middlebury College by Gary Merrill, a famous American actor in the mid-90s.

5. Maria de Lourdes Villiers Farrow (February 9, 1945 – Present)

Current Age (as of December 2022): 77 years, 9 months, 28 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: Actress, Human Activist

Maria de Lourdes Villiers Farrowphoto source: Wikimedia Commons

Maria de Lourdes Villiers Farrow, commonly known as Mia Farrow, is the first daughter of actress Maureen O’Sullivan and writer-director John Farrow.

Her family described her as a unique and imaginative young girl who occasionally staged performances for passing celebrity tour buses using “toy daggers and fake blood.”

She faced various challenges growing up. She was isolated while she recovered after contracting polio at the age of nine.

She made her first debut in a small, uncredited role in her father’s film. Immediately after Mia Farrow’s father passed away from a heart attack in 1963, her mother relocated the family to New York City. She started modeling for a few months before going to Broadway.

From 1966 to 1968, Mia was married to singer Frank Sinatra, who divorced her while she was working on her breakthrough film, the Roman Polanski drama Rosemary’s Baby (1968).

Mia wed composer and pianist André Previn in 1971, and the couple adopted three Vietnamese girls and had three biological sons. Mia performed in a few small role films around that time and divorced him after.

In 1980, Mia and director Woody Allen started dating. Despite never being married, Farrow and Allen had a biological child in 1987 named Satchel, who they subsequently named Ronan. They also adopted two additional kids named Dylan and Moses. Throughout their relationship, Mia appeared in 13 of Allen’s films.

But in 1992, Mia learned that Allen had been having an affair with her adopted daughter Soon-Yi, who was then 21. This controversy has led to many trials in court. Farrow won the custody of their two adopted children, Dylan and Moses,  and their biological son, Ronan.

Mia continued acting in the late 90s, usually in TV movies, but focused on parenting her children and her charitable works. In 2000, she was appointed a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF. She made multiple trips to Africa with her journalist son, Ronan, and made many contributions there.

Did You Know?

In 1971, Mia Farrow was the first ever American actress that was invited to perform in the esteemed Royal Shakespeare Company, a major theater group founded in England.

4. John Charles Villiers Farrow (September 6, 1946 – Present)

Current Age (as of December 2022): 76 years, 3 months, 1 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: Former Businessman

John Charles Villiers Farrow is the third son of Maureen O’Sullivan and John Farrow.

He is an actor best known for the 1959 film John Paul Jones. He also appeared on a tv show called To Tell the Truth in 1956.

He was one of two competitors who pretended themselves as Olympic swimmer Don Schollander.

In 2012, then 67-year-old John Charles Farrow was convicted after two men charged him with abusing them sexually as kids between the years 2000 and 2008. The court found him guilty, and he was sentenced to 25 years in prison, 15 years of it in suspension.

3. Prudence Anne Villiers Farrow (January 20, 1948 – Present)

Current Age (as of December 2022): 74 years, 10 months, 18 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: American Author, Meditation Teacher, Film Producer

Prudence Anne Villiers Farrow is the second daughter of actress Maureen O’Sullivan and writer-director John Farrow. She is the sister closest to Mia Farrow.

Prudence Farrow is a well-known figure and is the most famous Yoga teacher in the USA. 

She first discovered the Transcendental Meditation method (TM) at UCLA in 1966. Along with the band, The Beatles, they practice meditation with their teacher Maharishi Yogi, the creator of Transcendental Meditation.

In December 1969, Prudence Farrow wed educator Albert Morrill Bruns. She returned to school once her children had grown up and earned her BA, MA, and Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley, in the United States, majoring in Asian studies.

She was also hired as a teacher in an elementary school. She also became interested in film production. She was a production assistant for the famous film, ‘The Muppets Took Manhattan in 1984.

Prudence Farrow focused on writing during the 2000s. She produced several magazine articles. Most of her articles focused on Asian studies, world religions, healthy living, and Ayurveda.

Did You Know?

Prudence Farrow was the subject of the song “Dear Prudence” by the world-famous band The Beatles.

2. Stephanie Margarita Villiers Farrow (June 3, 1949 – Present)

Current Age (as of December 2022): 73 years, 6 months, 4 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: American Actress, Model

Stephanie Margarita Farrow is the third daughter of Maureen O’Sullivan and John Farrow.

Stephanie Farrow enjoyed a prosperous Hollywood career. Stephanie made her acting debut in the Nastassja Kinski play “Exposed” (1983). After that, Stephanie started accumulating credits in movies, notable parts in Woody Allen’s 1983 comedy “Zelig.”

Although she was an actress, information about Stephanie is scarce.

Did You Know?

A picture of Berry Berenson is incorrectly labeled as Stephanie in episode 1 of the docuseries Allen v. Farrow (2021), a mini-documentary about the controversial scandal of Mia Farrow and Woody Allen.

1. Theresa Magdalena Villiers Farrow (July 22, 1951 – Present)

Current Age (as of December 2022): 71 years, 4 months, 16 days
Birthplace: California, USA
Profession: American Actress, Nurse

Theresa Magdalena Villiers Farrow, commonly called Tisa Farrow, is the youngest of Mia Farrow’s Siblings. She is the fourth daughter of actress Maureen O’Sullivan and writer-director John Farrow.

Tisa went to a strict and primarily Catholic school, like the majority of her siblings. She began her first year of school at the avant-garde New Lincoln School in New York City. In the middle of her eleventh year, she decided to leave school alone.

She then worked as a waitress. She also spent a long time going around town looking for commercials to try out. But people would immediately reject her since some of them don’t like her sister Mia.

Tisa made her film debut in Homer. She also has a cameo appearance in Manhattan (1979), directed by Woody Allen. From 1979 to 1980, Tisa had her breakthrough in three Italian films as she was part of the main cast.

After 1980, Tisa Farrow decided to end her career as an actress and pursue a successful nursing career in Vermont.

Did You Know?

Being Mia’s sister was a burden for Tisa. It was hard for her to succeed in the film industry since people always compared her to Mia. Even as a child, her goal was to produce a movie.


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