Miles Alexander Teller is an American actor and musician. He made his feature film debut in Rabbit Hole (2010). Teller has also had the lead roles in critically acclaimed films The Spectacular Now (2013) and Whiplash (2014). Teller received commercial success for portraying Peter Hayes in The Divergent Series based on the best-selling series of novels. In 2015, Teller received a nomination for the BAFTA Rising Star Award.
Before making his feature film debut Teller appeared in many short films. After graduating from Tisch School of Arts in 2009, he made his debut in 2010's Rabbit Hole, after Nicole Kidman handpicked him for the role. Teller appeared in the stage musical Footloose in high school. Years later, he was cast in the film remake of Footloose (2011) starring Kenny Wormald, in which he played the same character as in his high school musical.
Since 2013, he has been in a relationship with model Keleigh Sperry