Marisa Tomei

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Marisa Tomei (born December 4, 1964) is an American stage, film and television actress. Following her work on As The World Turns, Tomei came to prominence as a supporting cast member on The Cosby Show spinoff A Different World in 1987. After appearing in a few films, her breakthrough came in 1992 with the comedy My Cousin Vinny, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Following other films, Tomei appeared in the cult film, Slums of Beverly Hills in 1998.

Appearing in many films in the past fifteen years, her most commercially successful films to date are What Women Want (2000), Anger Management (2003), and Wild Hogs (2007). She received critical acclaim for her performances in Unhook the Stars (1996), Slums of Beverly Hills (1998), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007) and received subsequent Academy Award nominations for her performances in In the Bedroom (2001) and The Wrestler (2008).

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Marisa Tomei (born December 4, 1964) is an American stage, film and television actress. Following her work on As The World Turns, Tomei came to prominence as a supporting cast member on The Cosby Show spinoff A Different World in 1987. After appearing in a few films, her breakthrough came in 1992 with the comedy My Cousin Vinny, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Following other films, Tomei appeared in the cult film, Slums of Beverly Hills in 1998.

Appearing in many films in the past fifteen years, her most commercially successful films to date are What Women Want (2000), Anger Management (2003), and Wild Hogs (2007). She received critical acclaim for her performances in Unhook the Stars (1996), Slums of Beverly Hills (1998), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007) and received subsequent Academy Award nominations for her performances in In the Bedroom (2001) and The Wrestler (2008).

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Gender Female

Known Credits 76

Birthday 1964-12-04

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming as Aunt May Parker
2016 Captain America: Civil War as May Parker
2015 Lemonade
2015 The Big Short as Cynthia Baum
2015 Love the Coopers as Emma
2015 Trainwreck as The Dog Owner
2015 Spare Parts as Gwen
2015 Empire(1 episode) as Mimi Whiteman
2014 Love Is Strange as Kate
2014 The Rewrite as Holly Carpenter
2014 Loitering with Intent as Gigi
2013 She Said, She Said as Marishka
2012 Parental Guidance as Alice
2012 Inescapable as Fatima
2012 Love, Marilyn as Herself
2011 The Ides of March as Ida Horowicz
2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. as Kate
2011 Salvation Boulevard as Honey Foster
2011 The Lincoln Lawyer as Maggie McPherson
2010 Cyrus as Molly
2009 Amsterdam as Donna
2009 The People Speak as Herself
2008 The Wrestler as Cassidy
2008 War, Inc. as Natalie Hegalhuzen
2007 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead as Gina
2007 Wild Hogs as Maggie
2007 Grace is Gone as Woman at Pool
2006 Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School as Meredith Morrison
2006 Danika as Danika Merrick
2005 Factotum as Laura
2004 Alfie as Julie
2004 Rescue Me(4 episodes)
2003 Anger Management as Linda
2002 The Guru as Lexi
2002 Just a Kiss as Paula
2001 In the Bedroom as Natalie Strout
2001 Jenifer as Nina Capelli
2001 Someone Like You... as Liz
2000 What Women Want as Lola
2000 King of the Jungle as Det. Costello
2000 The Watcher as Dr. Polly Beilman
2000 Happy Accidents as Ruby Weaver
1998 Slums of Beverly Hills as Rita Abromowitz
1998 Only Love as Evie
1998 My Own Country as Mattie Vines
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 Welcome to Sarajevo as Nina
1996 Unhook the Stars as Monica Warren
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1996 Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen
1995 Four Rooms as Margaret
1995 The Perez Family as Dorita Evita Perez
1994 Only You as Faith Corvatch
1994 The Paper as Martha Hackett
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1993 Untamed Heart as Caroline
1992 Chaplin as Mabel Normand
1992 Equinox as Rosie Rivers
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1992 My Cousin Vinny as Mona Lisa Vito
1991 Zandalee as Remy
1991 Oscar as Lisa Provolone
1990 Parker Kane as April Haynes
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld(2 episodes)
1987 Leg Work(10 episodes) as Donna Ricci
1987 A Different World(144 episodes)
1987 Supermom's Daughter as Noelle Crandall
1986 Playing for Keeps as Tracy
1984 The Flamingo Kid as Mandy
1984 The Toxic Avenger as Health Club Girl
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(2 episodes)
1982 Late Night with David Letterman(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(3 episodes)
1900 Game Over(0 episodes) as Raquel Smashenburn

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