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Marisa Tomei is a Actor American born on 4 december 1964 at New York City (USA)

Marisa Tomei

Marisa Tomei
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Nationality USA
Birth 4 december 1964 (54 years) at New York City (USA)
Awards Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

Marisa Tomei (/məˈrɪsə toʊˈmeɪ/; born December 4, 1964) is an American actress. In a career spanning three decades, Tomei had initial success in films as a young actress, followed by a series of unsuccessful films, then a resurgence with a series of critically acclaimed films. Following her work on the television series As the World Turns, she came to prominence as a cast member on The Cosby Show spinoff A Different World in 1987. After having minor roles in a few films, she came to international attention in 1992 with the comedy My Cousin Vinny, for which she received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Of the many films in which Tomei has appeared, her most commercially successful ones to date are What Women Want (2000), Anger Management (2003), Wild Hogs (2007), and Parental Guidance (2012), all of which have grossed hundreds of millions of dollars at the box office. She received critical acclaim for her performances in films such as Untamed Heart (1993), The Paper (1994), Unhook the Stars (1996), Slums of Beverly Hills (1998), In the Bedroom (2001) (for which she received her second Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007), The Wrestler (2008) (for which she received her third Academy Award nomination), Cyrus (2010), and Love Is Strange (2014).

Tomei has also done substantial work in theater. She was formerly involved with the Naked Angels Theatre Company and received acclaim for her performance in plays like Daughters (1986), Wait Until Dark (1998), Top Girls (2008), for which she received a nomination for Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, and The Realistic Joneses (2014), for which she received a special award at Drama Desk Awards.

Biography

Marisa Tomei, née à Brooklyn, New York, est la fille de Patricia Adelaide « Addie » (née Bianchi), professeur d'anglais et de Gary A. Tomei, avocat. Elle a un frère plus jeune, Adam Tomei, acteur, et a été en partie élevée par ses grands-parents paternels, Rita et Romeo Tomei. Les parents de Marisa Tomei sont d'origine italienne ː sa grand-mère maternelle est de Sicile, son grand-père maternel est de Toscane, tandis que son père est également d'origine sicilienne. Marisa Tomei a grandi dans le quartier de Mildwood, Brooklyn , où elle est devient captivée par les spectacles de Broadway. Ses parents, amateurs de théâtre, acceptent qu'elle fasse carrière comme actrice. À l'Andries Hudde Junior High School, elle joue le rôle de Hedy LaRue dans une production scolaire de How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Après avoir été diplômée de l'Edward R. Murrow High School, à Brooklyn, en 1982, elle va à l'Université de Boston pendant un an.

Best films

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
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What Women Want (2000)
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Wild Hogs (2007)
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Anger Management (2003)
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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
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The Ides of March (2011)
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Filmography of Marisa Tomei (56 films)

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The First Purge
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes Dystopian films
Actors Marisa Tomei, Melonie Diaz, Lauren Vélez, Mo McRae, Chyna Layne, Steve Harris
Roles Dr. May Updale / Architect
Rating51% 2.565682.565682.565682.565682.56568
En Amérique, pour baisser le taux de criminalité en dessous de 1% le reste de l’année, les « Nouveaux Pères Fondateurs » théorise et crée « La Purge », un moyen social et populaire pour que le peuple américain évacue leurs pulsions meurtrières refoulées durant toute une nuit, soit pendant 12 heures, dans une ville sur une île isolée.
Spider-Man: Homecoming, 2h13
Directed by Jon Watts
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantastic, Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about animals, Films about spiders, Spider-Man films, Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics
Actors Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Zendaya Coleman, Bokeem Woodbine, Michael Keaton
Roles May Parker
Rating74% 3.7486153.7486153.7486153.7486153.748615
À la suite de sa participation à l'affrontement entre Iron Man et Captain America, Peter Parker, un jeune lycéen fréquentant le lycée de Midtown continue à se servir de ses pouvoirs sous le masque de Spider-Man pour lutter contre la criminalité qui ronge la ville de New York, tout en essayant de trouver un équilibre entre sa vie de lycéen, son amour secret pour Liz Allen, son ami Ned Leeds et sa carrière de super-héros masqué. Mais avec la venue d'un nouveau super-vilain nommé le Vautour équipé d'un exosquelette créé à partir de technologie Chitauri (depuis la bataille de New York), Peter devra faire ses preuves en affrontant ce dernier pour prouver à Tony Stark qu'il peut être un membre des Avengers.
Captain America: Civil War, 2h27
Directed by Anthony Russo et Joe Russo
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Adventure
Themes Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics
Actors Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Chadwick Boseman, Daniel Brühl, Elizabeth Olsen, Scarlett Johansson
Roles May Parker
Rating77% 3.8952153.8952153.8952153.8952153.895215
Le Soldat de l'Hiver (alias Bucky Barnes) a autrefois été reconditionné dans une base militaire soviétique sibérienne et hypnotisé à l'aide de certains mots. Quiconque prononce ces mots en russe plonge le Soldat de l'Hiver en transe et peut lui donner n'importe quel ordre sans qu'il puisse désobéir. C'est ainsi qu'en 1991, le Soldat de l'Hiver a provoqué l'arrêt brutal d'une voiture pour s'emparer dans son coffre d'une valise avec un étrange contenu.
Spare Parts, 1h55
Directed by Sean McNamara
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action
Actors Alexa Pena, Marisa Tomei, Jamie Lee Curtis, George Lopez, Carlos Roberto Pena Jr, Steven Michael Quezada
Roles Gwen Kolinsky
Rating72% 3.647733.647733.647733.647733.64773
A group of four Carl Hayden High School students win first place over M.I.T. in a 2004 national robotics competition. The team had only $800 and used car parts but won the competition over several highly funded university teams. All four students were illegal immigrants from Mexico.
The Big Short, 2h10
Directed by Adam McKay
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities, Films about autism
Actors Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Steve Carell, Melissa Leo, Karen Gillan
Roles Cynthia Baum
Rating77% 3.8961653.8961653.8961653.8961653.896165
En 2005, à Wall Street, au milieu des grandes banques, des médias et du gouvernement aveugles, quatre outsiders découvrent la bulle immobilière et l'opacité de son financement. Par l'analyse et l'enquête sur le terrain ils rejettent l'idéologie et l'optimisme écrasants de leur milieu. Ils sont les seuls à se positionner dans le sens de la débâcle qui leur apparaît certaine.
Love the Coopers, 1h47
Directed by Jessie Nelson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Christmas films
Actors John Goodman, Diane Keaton, Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried, Alan Arkin, Marisa Tomei
Roles Emma Newport
Rating58% 2.9002352.9002352.9002352.9002352.900235
La famille Cooper se réunit pour célébrer Noël. Mais cette année, des événements inattendus et des rencontres surprenantes vont quelque peu chambouler la traditionnelle réunion de famille. Chaque membre va alors redécouvrir l'esprit de Noël à sa manière…
Trainwreck
Trainwreck (2015)
, 2h5
Directed by Judd Apatow
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors Tilda Swinton, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn, Amy Schumer, Barkhad Abdi
Roles The Dog Owner
Rating61% 3.097183.097183.097183.097183.09718
Gordon Townsend (Colin Quinn) is telling his two young daughters Amy (Devin Fabry) and Kim (Carly Oudin) that he and their mother are divorcing because monogamy isn't realistic. Twenty-three years later, Amy (Amy Schumer) is a party girl who drinks too much, smokes weed and sleeps around while dating a gym-addict named Steven (John Cena).
The Rewrite, 1h47
Directed by Marc Lawrence
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Hugh Grant, Marisa Tomei, Bella Heathcote, Allison Janney, J. K. Simmons, Chris Elliott
Roles Holly Carpenter
Rating61% 3.098163.098163.098163.098163.09816
Keith Michaels (Grant) is a washed-up British screenwriter who won the Academy Award for Best Screenplay in 1998. Since then, he has divorced and after a few unsuccessful films, cannot sell another screenplay.. He begins teaching a screenwriting course at Binghamton University in upstate New York and has an affair with a student. Though at first he had no intention of actually teaching he finds himself actually good at it. The affair ends badly and he almost loses the job he realized that he likes, and meanwhile he finds he is in love with a single mother with whom he has been friendly (Tomei).
Love Is Strange, 1h34
Directed by Ira Sachs
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Alfred Molina, John Lithgow, Marisa Tomei, Darren E. Burrows, Charlie Tahan, Cheyenne Jackson
Roles Kate
Rating66% 3.348373.348373.348373.348373.34837
Ben and George, a same-sex couple from Manhattan, get married after 39 years together. George is a Catholic school music teacher, and when word of the marriage reaches the archdiocese, he is fired. Without his salary, the couple can no longer afford their New York apartment and are forced to ask their friends and family for shelter, resulting in their separation. Ben stays in Brooklyn with his nephew Elliot, Elliot's novelist wife Kate, and their teenage son Joey, while George bunks with their (now former) neighbors, a younger same-sex couple of two party-loving cops, Roberto and Ted.
Parental Guidance, 1h45
Directed by Andy Fickman
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about families
Actors Billy Crystal, Bette Midler, Marisa Tomei, Tom Everett Scott, Bailee Madison, Rhoda Griffis
Roles Alice Simmons
Rating60% 3.048373.048373.048373.048373.04837
After Artie Decker, Sports Commentator for the minor-league Fresno Grizzlies is fired from his job due to his old school talk and lack of social media, his eager-to-please wife, Diane, agrees to babysit their three grandkids, Harper, Turner and Barker in Atlanta when their daughter, Alice and her husband, Phillip go away for an entrepreneur exhibition. Problems arise as Artie's and Diane's parenting skills collide with Alice and Phillip's helicopter parenting. After learning of the children's various problems, such as Harper's high achievement syndrome, Turner's stutter and Barker's imaginary friend, they try to make the children their new best friends.
Inescapable, 1h33
Directed by Ruba Nadda
Genres Thriller, Romance
Actors Alexander Siddig, Marisa Tomei, Joshua Jackson, Oded Fehr
Roles Fatima
Rating52% 2.6036952.6036952.6036952.6036952.603695
Adib (Alexander Siddig), was an officer in the Syrian military police twenty-five years ago, when he suddenly defected to Canada under suspicious circumstances, abandoning his fiancee Fatima (Marisa Tomei). With his wife, two daughters, and a steady job in Toronto, Adib is confident he's put his past behind him. But when his daughter Muna suddenly disappears in Damascus, his past threatens to violently catch up to him. Adib teams up with a Canadian emissary (Joshua Jackson), Adib evades former colleagues that are pursuing him. Both a mystery drama and a spy thriller, Inescapable is an action-packed thriller driven by a father's selfless dedication to his daughter.
Crazy, Stupid, Love., 1h58
Directed by Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality
Actors Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Emma Stone, John Carroll Lynch, Marisa Tomei
Roles Kate Tafferty
Rating73% 3.698923.698923.698923.698923.69892
Cal Weaver (Steve Carell) is a middle-aged man who learns that his wife Emily (Julianne Moore) cheated on him with a co-worker, David Lindhagen (Kevin Bacon), and that she wants a divorce. After moving into his own apartment, Cal goes to a bar night after night, talking loudly about his divorce, until he attracts the attention of a young man named Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling), a womanizer who beds women each night, although a young woman named Hannah (Emma Stone) recently had rejected his advances. Jacob takes pity on Cal, and offers to teach him how to pick up women. Using Jacob's teachings, Cal seduces Kate (Marisa Tomei) at the bar. After this encounter, Cal manages to successfully seduce other women in the bar. He sees Emily again at their son Robbie's (Jonah Bobo) parent-teacher conference. The interaction goes well until they discover that Robbie's teacher is Kate, who reveals to Emily that she and Cal slept together. Cal then confesses to sleeping with many women. Emily leaves in disgust and begins actively dating David. Meanwhile, Hannah, a recent law school graduate, is expecting her boyfriend, Richard (Josh Groban) to propose marriage while they celebrate her passing the bar exam, but he does not, instead, offering her a position at his law firm. Offended and hurt, Hannah returns to the bar where she originally rejected Jacob's advances and kisses Jacob passionately. The two return to Jacob's home to hook up, but end up talking to each other all night and making a connection. Jacob starts a relationship with Hannah, and he becomes distant from Cal.
The Lincoln Lawyer, 1h58
Directed by Brad Furman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe, Josh Lucas, John Leguizamo, Michaela Conlin
Roles Maggie McPherson
Rating72% 3.649173.649173.649173.649173.64917
Criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller (Matthew McConaughey) operates around Los Angeles County, mostly from the back seat of his black Lincoln Town Car, chauffeured by Earl (Laurence Mason). Most of Haller's career has been defending garden-variety criminals, including a local biker club led by Eddie Vogel (Trace Adkins).